Author Archives: Travis J I Corcoran

Proof copies have arrived

Proof copies (that I ordered ~10 days ago) have arrived. First off, they look amazing! Second, I am now hard at work, reading through all ~1,500 pages, word by word, looking for typos, spelling errors, any thing that needs to … Continue reading

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We did it!

Thanks so much I didn’t think that there was any realistic chance that we’d break $18k, but we did it! I’m thrilled with the money, of course (hey, it’s not every day someone gets to earn $2.90 per hour for … Continue reading

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Firefly Season 2 available at Amazon

This is a fun little short story. It’s got twelve 5-star views. Check out Firefly Season 2.

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The books are finished and ready to buy!

Please check out the kickstarter ! E-books starting at just $6.

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Act I Problems / a Five Year Writing Project

Writing a novel isn’t always a team exercise, but it can be. While I’m doing 100% of the labor and 99.99% of the decision making on this novel, there are a few trusted voices I’m listening to: a writing coach … Continue reading

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soccer in micro-gravity

You ask: @MorlockP I'd pay to watch soccer in micro-gravity. Once. — Brian Dunbar (@bdunbar) June 26, 2014 We deliver: {{{***x 306: MIKE, DARCY – walking through tunnels == 2064: Conveyor Belt district, Aristillus, 2.4 million km from Earth A … Continue reading

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stats 2014 update

I’m 53 days and 43 percent of the way in to draft 5. It’s going a bit slower than I had hoped when I started this draft, but I’m still doing 3-4 hours per day, 7 days per week, and … Continue reading

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The vast majority of competition in Aristillus was friendly – or, at the very least, civil

In the novel I have this bit: The vast majority of competition in Aristillus was friendly – or, at the very least, civil. It wasn’t like back home, where bribing government procurement offices and putting moles inside other firms competing … Continue reading

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Economics Two Point Oh

On twitter there was a thread where Accelerando and my novels collided: @oddblots @Nick_B_Steves @mr_archenemy In fact, it's got a hat tip to Accelerando: a couple of idiots talking about "economics two point oh" — Morlock Publishing (@MorlockP) May 12, … Continue reading

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stats 2014

draft start finish duration words/day size 1 1 Jan ’11 24 Aug ’11 235 720 169,000 2 1 Jan ’12 3 Aug ’12 215 976 210,000 3 04 Aug ’12 20 Dec ’12 139 1,975 275,000 4 17 Mar ’13 … Continue reading

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