Friday, September 5, 2008
Oaf Fiction Now Available.
Right now I have two short stories up on the net. One is a straightforward piece of reminiscence called Montana Seafood. You can find it at...
The other is the closest thing to straight-up old-school science fiction that I've done. It's partially a tribute to the tradition of bar stories -- specifically, Lord Dunsany's Jorkens stories, the Gavagan's Bar series by L. Sprague deCamp and Fletcher Pratt, and Tales of the White Hart by Arthur C. Clarke.
It's also a salute to my favorite SF microscopic worlds, ranging from Fitz-James O'Brian's The Diamond Lens to Theodore Sturgeon's Microcosmic God to George R.R. Martin's Sandkings.
Go to It's The Little Things by Sean Craven at
I've got to admit I'd like to give both of these another run through the mill. As the Ramones would say, why is it always this way?