"Beyond that I'm fascinated by all things Steampunk, like someone who's just been diagnosed with a mental disorder and discovers all her oddities are finally understood, if not entirely justified." -- I can so relate to that! Looking forward to participating here.
Thank you for your kind invitation. I am pleased to be here and look forward to what we can all do together. Just like snowflakes, it will be amazing to find out what we can do if we all stick together.
A girl with a clockwork heart must make every second count.When Penny Farthing nearly dies, brilliant surgeon Calvin Warwick manages to implant a brass “Ticker” in her chest, transforming her into the first of the Augmented. But soon it’s discovered…
"I am currently working on a Stephen King horror pastiche called The Black Museum; a poetry collection called Themes For An Ending; a gaslamp fantasy / steampunk novel called Saguenay; a collection of my first drafts, notes and fragmentary stories in…"
"I'd start with Mark Hodder's books: The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack, The Curious Case of the Clockwork Man, Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon, and The Secret of Abdu El Yezdi.
For classics look at H. G. Wells's The…"
Thank you for the invitation! I'm delighted that this post has engendered such thoughtful debate.
Unfortunately, I am racing to meet a writing deadline for my novel at present, and unable to take on any outside work (or…"
This is Leslie Orton, of the online Steampunk newspaper, The Aether Chronicle. I think your blog post hits on a key point of dissension in the Steampunk world. I was wondering if you would like to flesh out your blog post (above) with some of…"
"Half the self-appointed experts say that steampunk is a burgeoning new field that's about to take off, the other half say it never had any life, and will be buried next week. I wish these folks would make up their minds so that I'll…"
Members in the New England area, take note: Mrs. Hawking, a steampunk-themed play revolving around the proto-feminist activities of the title character, will open in Boston on January 16th, 2015. Full information is available at Mrs Hawking. The play is the brainchild of Phoebe Roberts, an emerging theater professional of some promise, so…See More
Steampunk Newspaper The Aether Chronicle #20: England Builds The Library of the Future! Books Not To Be Read For 1000 Years!Life on Mars? One Man Thinks So and is Preparing For INVASION!Chronicle%20%2320.pdfTo Subscribe to The Aether Chronicle, click the link below and "Follow" the Discussion below, which is…See More
Hi folks,I'm another writer.However, I eschew the common Victorian tropes and have created a different world.The main city is Sar-Chona, it sits on a long isthmus between an eastern and western continent. To the south is a large ocean - the salt-sea, to the north a desert of sand so vast and deep, it is the sand-sea.While Sar-Chona is a Human city, the world also has another sentient race - Devorians. These are a reptilian people from an as yet undefined continent on the planet.So far I have a…See More