Category Archives: Steampunk

Steampunk Hands Around the World 2016 – Favorite Steampunk Memories (part 1)

I’ve been going through a little nostalgia lately… Honestly it started because a lot of things happened last year – some good, some bad.  Most importantly, I lost a family member in the later part of the year. It was a quick and peaceful passing for him and I was glad that was the case. On […]

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Steampunk Hands Around the World 2016- Hawaii Plantation Era

Aloha from the Sandwich Islands… from the Hawaiian Kingdom! Back in the Victorian Era, Hawaii was it’s own kingdom. And much of its distinction as a melting pot began, in my opinion, during that ‘Victorian’ Era. And one of the biggest reasons for the influx of immigrants was the Sugar Plantations. Oh, Hawaii has had […]

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“Facing the New World” – on the Radio!

My story “Facing the Modern World” was a part of the Airships & Automatons anthology with Witty Bard Publishing. The story describes a fictitious meeting between King David Kalakaua and a Japanese Samurai regarding the pressures of defending their island nations against other countries… in the early beginnings of a Steampunk world. Thanks to The […]

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Transport Empire – Facebook Game

Every once in awhile, you find something interesting in the side frame of Facebook. This game caught my eye because of the trains in the image. Love Trains… lots of trains… okay, so you get the picture. The game focuses on three types of transportation –  Trains (the first mode) Then Steamboats And finally airships. […]

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On the Radio – in the Ether with “Facing the Modern World”

Thanks to some wonderful folks in the UK, my story Facing the Modern World from the Of Airships and Automatons Anthology has been produced as a Radio Serial The first part of the story will be broadcast this Friday, August 14, 2015 at 21:00 UK 10:00 a.m. Hawaii Time http://www.frome.fm/ – just click on the LISTEN […]

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New Release – Gears, Gadgets & Steam Anthology

It’s live! The new anthology from Harren Press is available. Gears, Gadgets & Steam includes a short story of mine, “The Sound of Her Fury.” Amazon.com Widgets Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Ray Dean – Author “Gears, Gadgets, & Steam”

Ray Dean Name of Your Story: The Sound of Her Fury A short summary of your story: In one terrifying moment Mariette lost her entire world. Mother and father gone. What was left in her world was pain and a blinding rage that was easily turned to thoughts of revenge. Using her talents as a […]

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R.A. McCandless – Author “Gears, Gadgets, & Steam”

R.A. McCandless The Name of Your Story: Grenadiers and Dragon’s Fire A short summary of your story: Grenadiers and Dragon’s Fire engages gas lamp technology with fantastical elements bringing to vivid life airships and clockworks. The thrilling adventure of a battle charge up a fortified hill and into unknown danger. With nail-biting storytelling, R.A. McCandless […]

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T. Fox Dunham – Author “Gears, Gadgets, & Steam”

T. Fox Dunham Name of Your Story: Gods Who Sleep Below in a World of Pipes A short summary of your story: On a world made of pipes and gears, Hawk serves her tribe but seeks the underworld to return her sister to the land of the living, the lost afterlife deep within the spindly […]

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Shane Porteous – Author “Gears, Gadgets, & Steam”

Shane Porteous The Name of Your Story: Revelation of Rain A short summary of your story: Radu, an exiled “Cloudwalker” returns to a place she has not seen in a very long time. If I gave anymore detail I would be spoiling the story. Is this your first foray into Steampunk? Writing wise yes, although I […]

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