Archive for the 'Science Fiction' Category

Still Slogging Onward

The first draft is now about 70% complete.  Lots of plotlines beginning to converge for the big finale.  But this is one of the most delicate points in the writing of any novel.  Endings are easy, because if the book has been properly constructed, they are more or less inevitable – to the author, at […]

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Red Meat HERESY: Star Wars Part Umpty-Ump

I dunno. The chattering venues are filled with discussion about the release of Star Wars-12, or whichever one it is this time around, and I don’t read past the first sentence of the chat.  I just have no interest whatsoever in Star Wars part anything, now.  It was a visually stunning, revolutionary film when it […]

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My New Book, LIGHTNING FALL: A NOVEL OF DISASTER, Is Out at Amazon!

You can get the Kindle ebook version from Amazon right now. A dead tree quality paperback version is in the works, and should be available within a week, if you don’t hold with those new-fangled ebook gadget things. UPDATE: LIGHTNING FALL is now available as a quality paperback at Create Space. The link is here: […]

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Fantasy and SF Free on Kindle?

Amazon.com: Fantasy & Science Fiction, Free Exclusive Digest: Kindle Store: Spilogale Inc. Fantasy & Science Fiction, Free Exclusive Digest [Kindle Edition] by Spilogale Inc. I’m not entirely clear on what the caveat “Digest” actually entails, but I’m going to sign up for this deal anyway. F&SF published the first story of mine to see print […]

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Welcome to Writing World of W.T. Quick

I’ve got blogs for every other damned interest of mine in the whole wide world, or so it sometimes seems to me, and yet, after spending most of my adult life as a writer, the past 35 years professionally, it suddenly occurred to me that I might want to dedicate a blog to…well…writing.  And all […]

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