Author Kerry Nietz

But Who Would Be Dumb Enough To Try It? (Episode 14)

It is time, once again, for “Speculative Story Saturday” here at Marcher Lord Press. This week concludes my (Kerry’s) portion of the story. It has been a pleasure to be a part of this experiment. Next week Steve will be here to finish all up. Enjoy! ♦    ♦    ♦ We found ourselves in a large circular room. It was lit only by …

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But Who Would Be Dumb Enough To Even Try It (Episode 13)

Once again, “Speculative Story Saturday” has arrived at Marcher Lord Press. Unfortunately, our matron of fantasy, Jill Williamson, was too entrenched trying to get her latest book ready (Check out the main page!) to be able to contribute this weekend. So, you’re stuck with an interloper. ♥ In fact, in the midst of writing the episode for this week, I realized …

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But Who Would Be Dumb Enough To Even Try It? (Episode 7)

Time for “Speculative Story Saturday” here at Marcher Lord Press! I have to admit, since it was my turn (Kerry) it was all I could do not to insert an alien, robot, or distressed spaceman into the mix. But I resisted! Here’s hoping I did an okay job, minus my typical crutches. ♦    ♦    ♦ The thief. They always forget the thief. The …

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The Superlative Stream is a Readers Favorite finalist.

What a nice way to start the month of July. Last night I heard from the Readers Favorite award contest that The Superlative Stream is a finalist this year. I’m very excited and honored, and looking forward to winner announcements in September. You can read more about the Readers Favorite Awards here.

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What I learned from Ray Bradbury

So far, this year is full of significance for me. First, there’s the significance that one of my all-time favorite books, A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs, was finally released as a live action motion picture, with huge production values and a notable director…and yet somehow flopped at the box office. (<sigh> I happen to think that John …

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