Excerpt from The Sound of Sweet Strings

The Sound of Sweet Strings: A Serenade in One Movement   David Carrico Grantville December 1633 The music came to an end. Atwood flipped a switch on the board and leaned forward to the microphone on the table. “And that was the beautiful ‘Nimrod’ movement from...

Excerpt from The Quiet Man

The Quiet Man By David Carrico   The spaceship settled on the Washington Mall, nose pointed toward the Capitol. The crowds seemed to coalesce around the police barricades almost immediately. Despite the risk, no one wanted to miss out on the first visit from...

Excerpt from Command Performance

Command Performance David Carrico   Magdeburg Friday, October 14, 1633 Franz knocked on the door, and waited impatiently for someone to answer. Marla made a slight grunt, and her hold on his arm became a fierce clutch. He leaned over to her bowed head, and said,...

Another Status Report – And Snippet

A report on the current project:  as of the moment, sitting and over 158,800 words.  Progress is happening nicely. And below is a sample of tonight's work.  Enjoy. =====================================================             Samara took a piece of cloth and...

Status Report – and Snippet

Current work in progress is going especially well lately.  Averaging over 1000 words per session.  Currently sitting at somewhere over 138,000 words.  So that's good news. Tonight's session ended with this: =============================================        ...

A Snippet

From the current work in progress –  ================================================             The brigand looked back over his shoulder.  Duncan saw the same sight—most of the brigands had been taken down by the caravan guards, several of whom were moving...