Why They Have That Rule Anyway Is Free Today Through Saturday

My short story “Why They Have That Rule Anyway” is free today through Saturday at Amazon. The story is a fast-paced introduction to the Empire Hotel, its quirky staff, and its ever-unpredictable guests. If you’ve ever been frustrated that a hotel would not give you a key to “your” room, here’s why, based on aContinue reading “Why They Have That Rule Anyway Is Free Today Through Saturday”

The Crazy Jack Is Free Monday and Tuesday

In honor of the beautiful new covers, The Crazy Jack is free today and tomorrow at Amazon. If you haven’t read it before, now is your chance to see these beginnings for Jack: His art teacher warns him against a future that he finds in The Desert King and The Dancing Queen. He has theContinue reading “The Crazy Jack Is Free Monday and Tuesday”

The Desert King Is Free Saturday and Sunday

Recipe for The Desert King: Take one part crazy, artsical bartender. Add equal parts mystical desert rat, duncical fisherman, bitchical wife, and beautiful one-night-standical girl. Mix together in bouncy pickup truck until ingredients become angry and separate. In another container, put one desperatical girl, two evil poachers, one faceless henchman, a bitical black dog, andContinue reading “The Desert King Is Free Saturday and Sunday”

Bibliomania Is Free Today

In support of the International Day Against DRM event by the Free Software Foundation’s Defective By Design campaign, Bibliomania, my novelette about a dystopian future where paper books are outlawed and DRM is mandatory, is free today at Kobo Books and Smashwords, and on sale for 99 cents at Amazon and Barnes and Noble, whereContinue reading “Bibliomania Is Free Today”

Larry Harrison’s Night Shift Is Free Today

My short story “Larry Harrison’s Night Shift” is free today at Amazon. The action follows the night auditor at the hotel as he works to overcome difficult guests, unhappy staff, and his own mis-steps to get through another typical night at a job he loves. It’s a quick read, and it’s a lot of fun.Continue reading “Larry Harrison’s Night Shift Is Free Today”

Why They Have That Rule Anyway Is Free Today

My short story “Why They Have That Rule Anyway” is free today at Amazon. The story is a fast-paced introduction to the hotel, its quirky staff, and its ever-unpredictable guests. If you’ve ever been frustrated that a hotel would not give you a key to “your” room, here’s why, based on a true story. GetContinue reading “Why They Have That Rule Anyway Is Free Today”

Cycle Is Free Today

My short story “Cycle” is free today at Amazon. It is creepy and cool and interesting from a technical perspective because you could cut it in half in the middle where the tense changes and switch the parts around and it would be the same story, because it’s a … cycle. If you haven’t readContinue reading “Cycle Is Free Today”