Excerpt from Thunder Moon Tussle

  “Stand by for inspection,” he heard Miller’s voice on the Station Communications line, giving him a thrill and a dreadful feeling at the same moment. “Yup,” Nils mustered his best cheerful voice. “I’ve got the manifest already on my pad.” Nils waited in silence, hoping she made this easy but fearing the truth. She […]

Details

The Science of Golf and Outgassing

If you haven’t read the story Golf and Outgassing, you might want to look at it before checking out the article Science of Golf and Outgassing.  I’ve provided a brief description of the science that inspired the story.  This story also draws from my personal memories of watching the Apollo 14 Moon walk.  EVA number two […]

Details

Cover Art for Morgan’s Road

Cover art by Shannan Albright Morgan’s Road By Torn MacAlester Making a living on the Moon is not for everyone, but Nelson Carmike actually preferred the airless basalt plains over Earth’s windy prairies. Unfortunately, three years of Moon prospecting left him penniless, and without funds for supplies he was doomed to face a forced flight […]

Details

Thunder Moon Tussle (Preview)

Today I have posted chapter 4,  the fifth installment of my novel Thunder Moon Tussle.  The initial edit has been completed and subsequent edits are in progress.  Currently, the projected pre-release is slated for late July, with a full release in September or October. Today I posted the third chapter of my novel Thunder Moon […]

Details