GeneralWriting, movies, television, books, SF/F fandom in all its glory ... music, especially blues and blues rock.
TelevisionAnything Joss Whedon does. Ever. On British TV, MURPHY'S LAW. PRIMEVAL. TORCHWOOD. DOCTOR WHO. LIFE ON MARS. RED DWARF. BEING HUMAN. ASHES TO ASHES. On American TV, NUMB3RS, NCIS, VERONICA MARS, BATTLESTAR GALACTICA, PUSHING DAISIES, STARGATE: EVERYTHING, *dying* for Charlaine Harris's new SOUTHERN VAMPIRE MYSTERIES series on HBO! And my new extra extra shiny favorite: THE LOST ROOM. If you haven't seen this, go rent the DVDs. You'll thank me later.
BooksFavorites include Judith Tarr's "Hound and the Falcon" series, George R.R. Martin's "Fevre Dream," pretty much anything by Barbara Hambly. Jim Butcher, P.N. Elrod, Charlaine Harris, Baroness Orczy, Roger Zelazny, Isaac Asimov, C.J. Cherryh, Justin Gustainis, Vicki Pettersson, Stephenie Meyer, and too many other awesome writers to mention.
HeroesMy friend Timothy Bartz, who survived against the odds for longer than any other Cystic Fibrosis patient at the time. My dad and mom, who sacrificed to give me a good education and a chance at my dreams. And teachers and librarians nationwide, who do so much for so little reward ... YOU ARE AMAZING.
Rachel Caine New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of a bunch of books, including contemporary fantasy, mystery, suspense, science fiction, romance, and young adult novels. Oh, and she also writes short stories. And essays. And everything else, in her spare time.
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COMING UP OCT. 26, 2010!
GHOST TOWN, the 9th novel of the Morganville Vampires series, will be out in stores on October 26, in beautiful HARDCOVER format. Fear not: the price is a real bargain for hardcover - averaging about $10 to $11, depending on where you shop.
Ebook will be available the same day from most vendors.
Released on August 3, 2010: the world-shaking conclusion to the epic Weather Warden series - TOTAL ECLIPSE! With Mother Earth waking up angry, humanity is in desperate trouble ... and two of the key resources to fight her, Joanne Baldwin and her Djinn husband David, face a lingering death due to the loss of their powers. But their powers ... and the answer to the riddle of saving humanity ... may be closer to them than they think.
Recent works include:
Weather Warden series: Ill Wind, Heat Stroke, Chill Factor, Windfall, Firestorm, Thin Air, Gale Force, Cape Storm, Total Eclipse
Outcast Season series: Undone, Unknown, Unseen (Feb. 2011)
Morganville Vampires series: Glass Houses, The Dead Girls' Dance, Midnight Alley, Feast of Fools, Lord of Misrule, Carpe Corpus, Fade Out, Kiss of Death, Ghost Town (Oct. 2010), Bite Club (April 2011)
Red Letter Days series: Devil's Bargain, Devil's Due
Athena Force series: Line of Sight
short stories: "Dead Man's Chest" - My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding
"The First Day of the Rest of Your Life" - Many Bloody Returns
"Roman Holiday, or SPQ ARRRRRRRRR!" - My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon
"Dead Man Stalking" - Immortal
"All Hallows" - The Eternal Kiss
"Blue Crush" - The Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance
"Murdered Out" - exclusive to the British edition of CARPE CORPUS
"Death Warmed Over" - Strange Brew
"Even A Rabbit Will Bite" - Dark & Stormy Knights "Shiny" - Chicks Kick Ass (upcoming)
And more on the way.
... free short stories available at my website!
Who I'd like to meet:
People interested in music, movies, television, books, acting, dancing, singing, painting ... in short, the arts!
- Status: Married
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- Orientation: Straight
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- Occupation: Writer
Texas Tech University
1980 to 1985
- Graduated: 1985
- Student status: Alumni
- Degree: Bachelor's Degree
- Major: Accounting
- Minor: Music
- Clubs: Texas Tech Marching Band Texas Tech Symphony Texas Tech Concert Band Texas Tech Court Jesters Lubbock Symphony Orchestra
Socorro H S
1976 to 1980
- El Paso,Texas
- Graduated: 1980
- Student status: Alumni
- Degree: High School Diploma
LSG Sky Chefs
11/1999 to 2010
- Irving, TX US
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