Today’s post is an excerpt from my recently published, sci-fi romance short story “The One Where Jack Loses.” Enjoy!
People are starting to wonder about me, I know. Where’s Courtney? Why hasn’t she been around Twitter? Where are her cramazing blog posts? What’s she been up to? Well, my dear inklings, I have been up to exactly one thing….
Ladies and gentlehobbits, I present to you: A Consortium of Worlds, Vol. 1 (Fall Issue)!
This is the first issue of the new Consortium Books quarterly, speculative fiction, short story e-magazine for Kindle and Nook. If you don’t know what spec fic is, just think sci-fi and fantasy with, in our case, a little dash of steampunk and mythology thrown in. It’s a yummy stew of otherwordly writerliness, and, as you might have guessed, I highly recommend a generous helping! My ingredient for this recipe comes in the form of a high fantasy short story….
As many of you already know, I was stricken with plague a few weeks back. When Horrid Gunkdom finally capitulated, I started playing catch-up, which is my favorite game, and I just lied to your face about how much I enjoy playing catch-up. The upshot of it all is that the blog has suffered this week…