Roxx Hates Your Questions

Interviews with lead characters are generally a good idea, but once in a while you meet a lead who is, shall we say, less than cooperative when it comes to answering questions. I found this out when I interviewed Roxanne Grail, whose story is detailed in the novel Hard as Roxx.  I suppose I should…

Roxanne Grail. Coming Soon.

Author’s Note: In this excerpt, Roxanne Grail is battling a horde of drone bees. Since I wrote this, two years ago, engineers have created the first drone bees. They aren’t there yet, and certainly not weaponized like mine, but they are coming. I write different types of Sci-Fi. Roxx is hard Sci-Fi, technology-centric, with a…

Readers Wanted

I will finish my edits of Hard as Roxx tomorrow, after spending a week integrating editor’s and beta readers’ comments. I still like the book, though I wonder if it starts quickly enough for some. As is true in most of my stories, there are a number of plot points, and seemingly small details become…

Hard as Roxx

This weekend I will begin my second draft of Hard as Roxx. That it is only the second draft is astounding to me, as in Discovery and Awakening (The Stream) I went through six or seven drafts before I was satisfied. I liked this book even as I wrote it. There are secondary plot elements…

Who Is Roxx??

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