At present my catalog of titles are available as eBooks, all in Kindle and some in ePub.
But first, let’s kick back and enjoy the awesomely wonderful world of Intellectual Froglegs, with Joe Dan Gorman!
July 29, 2017
June 27, 2017
STORYWORKS Monthly series
Genre: Fiction Anthology (Contemporary)
Join us on the ice, and give this short fiction a try …
Quaff a glass of Giorgi’s harvest wine from grapes impossibly grown near an Antarctic hot spring!
Come sailing in a Roman corbita with Timon and Aemilius.
Watch as young Prem gives an old Buddhist monk the best gift of his long life.
Walk with Victoria and Elias through the ruins of Queen’s Park following an Islamic terror attack.
‘Descent on Abuwesi’ reaches a resounding climax in the 3rd and last installment of this SF series.
And last, Part 3 of ’30 Inciting Incidents’ closes out this study of what recent popular movies can teach novelists!
Genre: Dark Fiction Anthology
Come on in …
Walk alongside John Moss in ‘Memories of War’, a war drama about a Vickers machine gun crew.
Cringe before Bastet, a cat-Goddess with attitude, in ‘The Obsequy’.
Feel the horror in ‘The Shard’, ‘The Forever Cloud’, and a seriously creepy supernatural romance, ‘Gudrun’.
‘Descent on Abuwesi’ continues with the 2nd installment of this straight-up SF series.
Part 2 of ’30 Inciting Incidents’ looks at what film structure can teach novelists.
You can check out anytime you like. But no, you can’t leave …
Genre: Fiction Anthology
After a container ship loses contact with the mainland a group of passengers take matters in their own hands, in ‘Ship of Remnants’.
One afternoon in Stratford, Ontario the healing begins for John and Mary Moss, in ‘Mary’s Swans’.
Victoria races to stop a terrorist attack on Queen’s Park in Toronto, in ‘The Bus Tour’.
A legion veteran in the Roman town of Cephaloedis commemorates the eighty-eight who served with him, in ‘I, Theo Meridius Varo’.
Five survivors struggle to thwart an imminent invasion in Part 1 of the serial SF novel, ‘Descent on Abuwesi’.
Part 1 of ’30 Inciting Incidents’ looks at what Act 1 structure in a range of recent movies can teach novelists.
CRISIS / CLIMAX Series
What Story Arc in Film Can Teach Novelists (Crisis Climax, Book 2)
Genre: Writing Skills
Using Film Structure to Outline Your Novel (Crisis Climax, Book 1)
Genre: Writing Skills
For fans of screenwriting teacher, Robert McKee …
Why spend years learning by trial and error the five key elements in a story’s structure? Accelerate your learning curve by seeing these key moments at work in a range of films, clearly explained and shown in relationship to each other and the rest of the story.
Z INFERNO Series
(Z Inferno, Book 2)
A global infection turned over their world to the walking undead, slow zee’s. As the pandemic virus mutated a new strain of zombie took hold, one that could think, communicate, and move with inhuman speed.
Learning they could no longer count on concealment and evasion, Toey and her friends had no choice but to take the fight in this undead world to those that would enslave them. Toey knew that what was desperately needed was an insurgency of the living.
“A great story. Plenty of action that kept my attention. The characters were interesting, and kept me interested in their escape from z’s.” 4 stars. Kevin Frazier
“Very good read. Not a whole lot of zombie action but still a good read. I would recommend to my friends. Looking forward to more from Mr. Carter.” 4 stars. Amazon customer
4 stars. NanaKay
“Good zday book. Interesting… Keeps ya guessing.”
4 stars. Amazon customer
(Z Inferno, Book 1)
Genre: Horror Novella
From a zombie plague … to an undead world
“Lovers of the genre will enjoy Bangkok Z and crave more. The writing style is smooth and there is no lull in the plot unfolding. We get a quick glimpse of the characters and so far they are all likable and it seems that each one will bring something unique to the group. I look forward to the rest of this series.” The Bookie Monster
ZERO POINT LIGHT Series
(Zero Point Light, Book 2)
Genre: SF Novel
A mile-long descent through a plasma column …
With the help of a brilliant neutronic physicist, Mick and his cohorts rush to prevent the launch of a weapon system not seen in 200 years! Only by unraveling the twin mysteries of the disappearing lightspheres and the encroaching stilling can they hope to stop this genocidal alien quest. New Siqdor is the 2nd book in the “Zero Point Light” SF series, and delivers a thrill ride of untold mayhem, hair-raising escapes, space colonization gone awry, and a descent to the ocean floor and beyond.
(Zero Point Light, Book 1)
Genre: SF Novel
Centrifugal winds and spinning tsunami-like waves …
Hauled out of hiberstasis Mick and friends make two unwelcome discoveries: their ARC-4 starship runabout is hugely off course, and their fuel reserves are nearly depleted. Thus not only do they lack the means to exit this system, they’re effectively locked in orbit above Nebura. As staying onboard means slow death, they reluctantly take the shuttle down to the surface. But things are coming apart onworld as well.
A Journey into Authentic Identity
What if at the deepest levels of your self … you live forever?
There are aspects of reality we have not yet evolved the ability to handle intellectually. I propose that you can, in fact, gain intimations of a multidimensional persona behind your current individual self. That is the mystery this book seeks to unravel.
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