The September Stream is Tonight

No special guest this month, and not really much of a set agenda, which is why I’m calling it the September Peanut Gallery. We might talk war, worldbuilding, writing, or just go off on tangents brought on by audience questions. Bring what ya got.   T...

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Sep 13, 2022
Setting the Stage – The T’ai Kung

King Wu inquired of the T’ai Kung: “I want to attain our aim [of overthrowing the Shang], but I have three doubts. I am afraid that our strength will be inadequate to attack the strong, to estrange his close supporters within the court, and disperse...

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Aug 23, 2022
Monthly Livestream with Wargate

At 6PM Pacific/9Pm Eastern, we’ll be going live with The Emperors of Galaxy’s Edge and Wargate Books, Nick Cole and Jason Anspach. A little over a year ago, Nick hit me up with a proposal for a new project. The end result has been The Lost, with more...

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Aug 16, 2022
Setting the Stage – Pallas Group Solutions

Pallas Group Solutions – Cutting-Edge Security in an Uncertain World In a world of evolving, asymmetric, and increasingly networked threats, you need extraordinary security. Pallas Group Solutions’ special-operations-trained professionals have the ex...

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Aug 02, 2022
Two Releases in One Month!

Blackhearts and The Lost In One MonthShips are disappearing on the high seas……And no one knows whyA new threat darkens the wavesWhen ships with valuable—and often secret—cargoes begin to vanish far from the usual choke points and trouble spots, autho...

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Jul 28, 2022
Swords Against the Night

I didn’t have time to think that through before the keel scraped on what felt like solid ground. If we hadn’t been backing water, slowing precipitously already even before the mist had engulfed us, everyone aboard the ship would have been thrown to t...

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Jul 25, 2022
Terror and Corruption: Marque and Reprisal is Out!

Surface To Air “Kev! Up!” Wade had pivoted, bringing his MCX up as the second helo made a pass at the stern. Bullets smacked into steel and fiberglass around them, and both Blackhearts ducked, Curtis throwing himself flat just below the lip of the he...

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Jul 18, 2022
Marque and Reprisal Chapter 3

Joe Flanagan scanned the water carefully, considering the angles. There was a good spot just upstream, where a sizeable boulder lay just beneath the surface, visible only as a slightly more noticeable stirring of the water. He saw another spot closer...

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Jul 12, 2022
Marque and Reprisal Chapter 2

“Dad? Looks like Uncle Hector’s here.” John Brannigan looked up from the table. Hank, leaner and shorter than his father by several inches, was peering out the door at the driveway, noticeably staying out of the light, off to one side, where a newcom...

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Jul 05, 2022
Marque and Reprisal Chapter 1

The attack was swift and completely unexpected. Carl Hild hardly noticed the roll of the deck beneath his feet as he headed below, toward his cabin. He was still miserable. I never should have taken this gig. The money wasn’t bad. The job itself, tho...

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Jun 28, 2022
The Guns of Marque and Reprisal

Returning to the Brannigan’s Blackhearts series once more, it’s time for the traditional guns post. There’s slightly less variety this time around, but it’s a more contained sort of story, too. Once the Blackhearts get aboard the ship they’ve been hi...

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Jun 22, 2022
The Explosive Conclusion - Option Zulu

No Going BackThe final installment of the Maelstrom Rising series is hereFrom the beginning, the People’s Republic of China has been working behind the scenes, sponsoring the EDC’s cyber attack on the US and taking full advantage once the lights went...

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May 06, 2022
Into Shadow - Darkness and Stone is Out!

The third book in the gritty military fantasy series The Lost is out now.Debts Owed. Debts Paid.After the hunt for the vampire, Conor McCall’s Recon Platoon and their Tuacha allies can turn their attention to unfinished business. The Marines lost men...

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Apr 18, 2022
Shadows and Crows is Here

Weird, sonorous chanting rose from the beach. As I got behind a massive, ancient oak and got on my rifle, I saw that the corsairs had formed a shield wall in a great crescent around the largest of the beached ships. The ships themselves were high-pro...

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Mar 02, 2022
Audio Giveaway Winners

Well, that went fast.The winners are:Patrick LincolnSkip KirkwoodBlack Rifle RanchJames MorrisonBritt ViehmanCongratulations to the winners, and as for the rest, this probably won't be the last. Keep your eye on your inbox.

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Feb 19, 2022