Kal’s Revenge (Teristaque Chronicles 4)

Kal tapped the light display on her forearm. The countdown displayed 4:53. The seconds seemed to go down quicker when the cold vacuum of space threatened to devour her if the timing wasn’t perfect.

“Damn it, Hayden. Where are you?” She yelled at the airlock door between her and the void.

#PotAD 3 – Sharp Dressed Man by the #ZZTop

This song and band are the perfect introduction to Murphy. There is something over-the-top and larger than life about ZZ Top. Like their beards, they don’t do anything halfway. Murphy is not a partial commitment sort of guy. When he finds his focus, it’s all or nothing. Strangely enough, the man in this video isContinue reading “#PotAD 3 – Sharp Dressed Man by the #ZZTop”

Kal’s Truth

Kal laid in a metal prison cell gasping for air, the sound of her people dying and the village burning still fresh in her mind. Her eyelids were heavy and her body felt like it was buried in sand. The first thing she could remember upon awakening was a human male with gold and silverContinue reading “Kal’s Truth”

#PotAD 2 – Santa Monica by #Everclear

Chapter 2 of Playlist of the Ancient Dead reveals my and Rashid’s disconnect from the rest of the world. Rashid is so hyper focused on the world of physics; pop culture has passed him by. Pop culture also passed me by. When Weird Al’s Mandatory Fun was released, I had not heard any of theContinue reading “#PotAD 2 – Santa Monica by #Everclear”

#PotAD 1 – Caroline by the #Espers

I needed to pick the perfect song. If I was going to write a novel where music was the actual plot device, then I had no choice but to embed a playlist into Playlist of the Ancient Dead. The music had to represent parts of my life and fit into the novel. So each chapterContinue reading “#PotAD 1 – Caroline by the #Espers”