Tag Archives: The Awakening

…And then there was that time when his clone-sibling finished writing the final book in a series.

For reasons unknown to me, I’ve had strains of the Rush song “Bravado” running through my head. (Could be Jon’s fault, could be Jason’s fault… “Thematic elements” and all, y’know?) Clearly, I thought, this is a sign from Murphy, god … Continue reading

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“What’s the worst thing that could happen…?”

Those of you who read Paul’s novels will be happy to know that he has just passed one hundred twenty-seven thousand words on the first draft of the fifth/final book of The Awakening (a.k.a. the Tebrey novels). He was writing … Continue reading

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Origin stories… or stories’ origins, at least.

While looking through old computer files on Monday, Paul discovered five unpublished short stories about Hrothgar Tebrey: stuff he wrote for fun, back when we were both hanging out with a writers’ group in a city back east. I’m pretty … Continue reading

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(show of hands)

On Wednesday, my clone-sibling told me about his idea for another series of novels, these a spin-off (stop it, brain! no spinning!) of the current series (the one beginning with The Remnant). Apparently someone didn’t take Geoffrey’s (out-of-story) advice to … Continue reading

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In case you want something to read next week…

We’d sort of intended to do pre-orders on Paul’s latest novel, but we didn’t want to wait, either, so the print edition of The Sleeping and the Dead will be available on Amazon in a couple of days (or sooner), … Continue reading

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Images from the (nonexistent) ‘Illustrated Guide to Characters from Paul. B. Spence’s Sci-Fi Novels.’

  Tired of posts about grammar? Yeah, I thought so. I am, too. Would you like a post about art instead? That could be fun… I kinda want to say something about discussing art while we wait for the next … Continue reading

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Duck, duck, duck, red herring.

Is it weird that I had fun editing this latest manuscript? “We don’t believe you, Weaver. No human has ever enjoyed editing.” So what’s your point…? 🙂 It’s been only about a week since I handed the manuscript back to … Continue reading

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Sometimes, he discusses the next book(s)…

I wrote the first part of this post while Paul was still working on the The Sleeping and the Dead… I’m typing this partly to help me remember, because that’s my job: to remember the story ideas my clone-sibling comes … Continue reading

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We have a BLURB!

Today, sci-fi author Paul B. Spence shared the back-cover blurb for his latest novel, The Sleeping and the Dead. A Daring Mission into the Heart of Darkness… The war against the horrific Theta entities reaches new heights as the Sentient … Continue reading

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Sometimes, his clone-sibling needs beta readers for a novel…!

The official announcement can be found on the author’s blog. The first draft is finished. I’ll begin a round of copyediting next week. After that, we need beta readers — as many as we can get. If you think you … Continue reading

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