The wonderful folks over at World Anvil hosted a new competition in the month of January titled "A Family Affair." The goal of this challenge was to write an article focusing on an important family for our worldbuilding projects. World Anvil is a worldbuilding tool for Authors, Storytellers and worldbuilding lovers.worldanvil.com My entry into the contest … Continue reading A Family Affair (World Anvil)
Today was the official awards ceremony from World Anvil for their annual World Ember event (see my article on this here.) My own work in the challenge was in the short-lists for seven different categories, and I placed in four of them! I'd like to share the results here, along with links to the articles … Continue reading World Ember Results!
The next wave of Ravencrest books are coming up in the second half of 2019. Unlike the episodic nature of the first wave - which focused on introducing key characters and the setting - the second wave will be a serialized epic told over the course of four novellas.
His first title with Kyanite Publishing LLC, “Night Shift,” is a science fiction story about a detective in the fictional city of New Angeles. Readers familiar with the science fiction subgenre called “cyberpunk” will appreciate the crime-ridden, dystopian setting. “Night Shift” was originally a serialized story Mr. Bass released online. He’s especially fond of serials and novellas that can be collected into longer works because they’re sized for today’s busy audience.
Remnants Check out B.K. Bass' latest editorial project: Remnants! Based on the world created by Stephen Coghlan, Remnants is a shared-world project with an open invitation for authors to submit their own stories to compile an anthology! Find out more HERE!
I had a new interview go live today! Check out my unconventional conversation with the witty and talented Claire Buss! A Slice of Cake With B.K. Bass by Claire Buss
Our article on the 'Punk genres, such as cyberpunk and steampunk, is now availbable. CLICK HERE to read the full article! Like a mechanical octopus rising from the deep, the various ‘punk genres of speculative fiction can be surprising, amusing, and frightening! The ‘punk genres often blur the lines between different types of speculative fiction. … Continue reading Everything ‘Punk!
She turned and looked down the hall, her back to him. Without looking back, she said, “I don’t have to want, I just have to obey.”
I recently entered two flash fiction pieces for a contest with Lore Publication. Today, it was announced that my science fiction entry, A Diamond Among the Rough, was chosen as the winner for that category! A Diamond Among the Rough is a flash fiction story (less than 1,000 words) in the cyberpunk sub-genre of science … Continue reading SciFi Contest Win!
Head over HERE to see my latest article, detailing the history, growth, and evolution of the fantasy genre. This is the first of a two-part series, the second of which will explore the sub-genres of fantasy in more detail.