Monday, November 08, 2010

Revisiting Diversity in Science Fiction.

Now that I’ve completed a draft to the sequel of Degranon: A Science Fiction Adventure, I still find myself surprised by the slow but steadily growing audience Degranon finds. It’s been almost ten years since the first edition appeared. I rewrote the book two years after its publication, following an earlier idea of making some of the major characters gay.

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Friday, October 01, 2010

Bitsy Bling's Book Review: featured author Duane Simolke.

Monday, September 27, 2010

Attention Xena fans!

Visit AuthorIsland Giveaway for details about winning a paperback copy of The Return of Innocence: A Fantasy Adventure. AuthorIsland must receive entries before October 1, 2010.

TROI is a campy novel with gay and lesbian characters and an accidental heroine.

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Monday, April 05, 2010

Monday, March 08, 2010

Duane Simolke is currently writing a sequel to Degranon: A Science Fiction Adventure.

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Visit the official website at for details about Read an E-Book Week, March 7-13. Many of the participating sites will offer free and/or discounted eBooks. New Readings of Winesburg, Ohio and many other titles are already free, but Smashwords and other publishers will offer discount coupons for many other eBooks.

During that week, use the code RAE50 at checkout, to save half off
The Acorn Stories, Degranon: A Science Fiction Adventure (gay-themed scifi), The Return of Innocence: A Fantasy Adventure, Holding Me Together, and many other Smashwords eBooks.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

West Texas Tales Still Treasured. The West Texas fiction collection The Acorn Stories continues to receive positive reviews and new readers. Now the top customer reviewer at Amazon.Com has recommended it.