So my new friend and fellow co-host of If This Goes On (Don’t Panic), Rachel Renee a.k.a. Soundmaiden, has put together a podcast to keep us all sane during the crisis. She’s going to be reading stories and poetry. I have the honour of having my story featured as the first episode, so it’s here […]Read More Blue Funk Podcast: My Story “Survivor”
In the age of starfaring, the issue of food preservation is of paramount importance. Almost every starfaring species has turned their efforts and ingenuity to this concern, with lesser and greater degrees of success.Read More Food Preservation in the Toy Soldier Saga
The Airts touch the sails, and your ship pulls out of stardock, a few stray gulls calling after. Into the starry firmament your ship sails, leaving planetary life behind. The wood groans and the rigging creaks, while solar winds flap in the canvas and the starfaring engine thrums. Your journey will take you through the wonder of the cosmos and into the very spirit of adventure!Read More Starfaring Ambience (Toy Soldier Saga)
A starfaring engine is a natural or magical engine that drives a starfaring ship.Read More Starfaring Engines — Toy Soldier Saga
The Rambo Academy, which is an online school for science fiction and fantasy writers, is holding our annual year-end sale! All classes $5!Read More End of the Year Sale at the Rambo Academy for Wayward Writers!
Wormholes When interstellar Airts form a strong enough connection between one star system and another, it becomes possible for a Star-Pilot in contact with a starfaring engine to fold space. The link between the two is called a wormhole. Wormholes make interstellar travel possible. Portals Portals are the openings to wormholes. Unlike Airts, they are visible to the naked eye […]Read More Wormholes & Portals — Toy Soldier Saga
One of my favourite authors, Lois McMaster Bujold, was named the 36th Damon Knight Grand Master for her contributions to science fiction and fantasy. Source: Lois McMaster Bujold & the Damon Knight Grand Mistresses of SFFRead More Lois McMaster Bujold & the Damon Knight Grand Mistresses of SFF