Why the World Needs a Superman

This rant is dedicated to Mark Carver (admittedly  only “a casual superhero and comics fan”) and his superhero hit piece, “Mediocre Times,” over at SpeculativeFaith.com, a website whose pretentious analysis of geek cuilture and speculative fiction is progressively wearing thin. In “Mediocre Times,” “edgy” Christian speculative fiction author Mark Carver comments on  an article published on NBCNews.com titled “What … More Why the World Needs a Superman

First Lines: Luckbane

The very first thing a character says in a book often sets the tone for how the reader views them. Sometimes its misleading. Other times its simply a taste of what that character’s about. Just for fun, I thought I’d showcase the first lines from some of the characters in Luckbane: Jarrod Seventhborn aka Luckbane, … More First Lines: Luckbane

Is It OK For A Christian To Believe In Aliens? The Answer Is Now Available On Kindle

Some of you have been asking me about it and I’m happy to announce that the Kindle version of my new book on exotheology, Strangers and Aliens, is available on Amazon Kindle. One of the reasons this ebook took so long was that I was working on the print book a bit. Yes, yes, I know … More Is It OK For A Christian To Believe In Aliens? The Answer Is Now Available On Kindle

Writing Progress: Extraterrestrials and Ufology

Most of you know that I’ve been busy writing a book called Strangers & Aliens, which will explore the question of extraterrestrial life from the perspective of a Christian science fiction author. It’s been great fun, but also a lot of work. It’s hard to put into words just how fascinating the subject can be! … More Writing Progress: Extraterrestrials and Ufology

Why Ken Ham Is Wrong About the Bible & Extraterrestrials

I really respect Ken Ham and everything he’s done in the name of promoting Biblical authority. Over the years, I have benefited from the articles in Answers magazine and on his ministry websites, the conferences his organization has put on, and the resources they’ve put out. I’ve enjoyed every trip to the Creation Museum immensely … More Why Ken Ham Is Wrong About the Bible & Extraterrestrials

The eBook Versions of Dreadknights are Free (also a book excerpt)

At long last, Amazon has heard my pleas to price match the Kindle version of Dreadknights: For the Love of the Game with the other ebook versions I have available pretty much everywhere else, so [drum roll please] Dreadknights is now free everywhere! Free on Amazon. Free on Smashwords. Free on Lulu. Free everywhere else. … More The eBook Versions of Dreadknights are Free (also a book excerpt)