Life in Steam

  According to the dictionary, Steampunk is described as being “a genre of science fiction that has a historical setting and typically features steam-powered machinery rather than advanced technology; a style of design and fashion that combines historical elements with anachronistic technological features inspired by science fiction.”   That’s great and all, but what does that mean in English?   Gears and …

Marketing (aka How Do We Sell It??)

On the heels of launching debut novels from two of our authors, this question has come up quite a bit in the last couple weeks. And, the answer to the titular question is: I don’t know. No, really, it is a great mystery to most people, and the answer is not a simple, straight-forward one. The complexities of marketing any piece …

Been There, Done That

How many times have we heard that statement?? “Oh yeah, been there, done that.” Thanks a lot, Master Story Teller, but let us show you our annoyed face. Ready…     We want to live vicariously through others. Anyone that says they don’t is lying. Everyone wants to live vicariously through others. Some are just too lazy to do it themselves, others …