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Legends of the fall

For old school fans of TF 1942 and various other World War II games, here is an update from the folks at Task Force Admiral. I'm glad to see that the game is getting a modern reboot, as I spent many...

A Million Words?

This comes up occasionally, based mainly on David Eddings admonition to "Write a million words...then throw it all away...". His quote is at the beginning of this article, and oft quoted elsewhere...

It Is Finished!

Against the Tide Imperial is complete! As my editors have been working concurrently, I'll start updating with their revisions this week, with hopes to get the book up within the next 60 days. Of...

Big Historical Find

Big Historical Find

For those of you familiar with the Pacific Theater, Admiral Chester Nimitz's "Graybook" is available online in all its .pdf glory. For those less familiar, this is basically Admiral Nimitz's...

Whoopsie and Updates

Whoopsie and Updates

So, you know how sometimes you figure out you're going to do something in a few months, set all the conditions, and then think "Of course I'll remember that!"? Come to find out, when there's a...

Potpourri July 2020

This Saturday, I will be presenting on Writer's Research for the St. Louis Writer's Guild. You can join for free via Zoom.   I'm basically going to talk about how to do historical research and also...