publishing

Put your name in my story

To promote my new book Misfits, I’m running a fun contest. The winner can name a character in the Time Travel Geek-out series. Put your name–or come up with another name–in the story alongside Ada Lovelace and Marie Curie.

This particular character name turns out to be an alias for what will be a recurring evil character throughout the series.…

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Ada Lovelace Time Travel Geek-out teaser

Hollywood movies have “teaser” trailers, so why not books? Read on for a limited-time offer to get your hands on it before everyone else.

Not long after Steve Jobs passed, someone said (and if you find a citation for this, please comment below) that Steve Jobs would soon be filling the same role in fiction that Nikola Tesla had long occupied.…

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Deception Fault is free for only 3 more days (including today)

I have decided to conclude my experiment with using Amazon as an exclusive publisher. Thus, after July 21st, Deception Fault (Comp-Sci-Fi book 1) will be available on all the markets, not just Amazon. Then the entire Comp-Sci-Fi series will be available on five major ebook retailers, including Oyster.…

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New Release: Cold as Water

New short story is out. This is an introduction to Sumerian themes and settings of which you’ll be seeing a lot more from me soon.

There’s a lot gColdAsWater_thumboing in in 5,000 words. A strong scribe, one of the few literati, who doesn’t care what others think about her.…

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Micah Joel

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