Announcing Pink Slip Prophet, a robot cyberpunk novella with a touch of comedy about Ian Blake and his struggle to reclaim his self-respect after losing his job to robots in 2034 Philadelphia. Now available at Amazon and in Kindle Unlimited. Review copies are also on offer.
Pink Slip Prophet
Pink Slip Prophet
Citizens subsist on a basic income guarantee in a jobless future. They consume their lives in drug-fueled gaming binges. But Ian Blake doesn't play games and he won't accept handouts. Ian yearns to build his own robots. He fights his family's callous material greed and his own self-doubt to build the future he thinks we all need. More Information
Lando Cruz and the Coup Conspiracy
In a future where economic collapse has forced the growing unemployed population into either the camps or a ragtag black market rebellion, Lando Cruz's family are held captive by out-of-control cops. He takes the only job that will enable him save them. Failure means certain disaster for his little sister and a one-way trip to the camps for Lando.
Dr. John Romans is at the peak of his career as a robotics scientist working on advanced prosthetics for war veterans. But when his body is mangled and his family killed in a terrorist attack, Romans must become a guinea pig for a surprising new version of his own technology. Now he must fight in a secret technology war that will redefine mankind.
Available: April 2016
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Ever the Rebel
Growing up in Pennsylvania in the 1980s, I was given the apple-pie routine. America is great. All is well or soon will be. But then I went to high school in inner-city Philadelphia. Everything wasn’t alright.
I’ve been a rebel my whole life. I became a troublemaker when Catholic grade school bored me. I published a broadsheet attack on administrative oppression at my Philadelphia public high school. I left a Chicago loop 67th floor bank job to drive a cab. I left the United States, too. When I came back, I was arrested, beaten and thrown into federal prison by US Marshals for exposing their abuse. Then I fomented an international uproar over airport grope-downs. I was even accused of being a terrorist on network TV.
Rebellion is a worthy vocation. I bring you my unique brand of rebellion now through my science fiction novels and novellas.
The Death Shop - Paranormal Dystopian Sci-Fi
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The Republic Trust is terminating hungry people by the thousands in feed lines across England. Ailsa struggles to fill her daughter’s stomach and break the girl’s addiction to viewscreen soap operas on the dreary streets of London.
After a thirty-hour stint in correction for both mother and daughter, endless hungry nights and resorting to prostitution to keep her little girl alive, Ailsa’s protectorate is called to the dreaded uplift.
Without hope, special permission or transportation, there is only one escape for these girls — the Death Shop. What lies on the other side may not provide the safety Ailsa sought.
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