Cat Pay Pig

April 25, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

A Twitter user’s reaction to yesterday’s post perfectly demonstrates the effectiveness of aiming for the emotions instead of the intellect. To the untrained eye, my interlocutor may look like a vaguely anthropomorphized cat, but its […]


What We’re Really Up Against

April 24, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

…Is revealed as Vox Day attempts to explain the Right’s dire need to produce cultural products that can counter the Left’s highly effective propaganda. It’s hard not to be stirred by the new SJW anthem, […]


Trad Pub Is Dead

April 23, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

AAA video game designer Mark Kern recently took to Twitter seeking publishing advice, and luckily for him Galaxy’s Edge co-author Nick Cole answered. That was quite an enlightening barrage of truth bombs Nick dropped there. I’m […]


You Have to Commit

April 20, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

Commenter anonme offers a valuable addendum to the Culture War Field Manual. Going to agree with all the points, and chip in my two cents.  >1. Stop Giving Money to People Who Hate You You […]


Culture War Field Manual

April 19, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

Reader Heian-kyo Dreams comments: I don’t watch much tv, but probably end up using some of the products with distasteful ads. I don’t buy many Trad pub books, but I do buy a ton of indie […]


RIP Art Bell

April 18, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

A weekend news item that may have gotten lost in the shuffle with all the stories about Syria, Russia, and Trump’s lawyer was the death of legendary talk radio host Art Bell. Art had been […]


Author Interview: Adam Smith

April 17, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

The Daytime Renegade recently conducted an interview with my friend and editing client, author Adam Lane Smith. Their discussion ranges over several fascinating topics that aspiring authors would do well to peruse. Adam’s background and […]


Prometheus Awards Extravaganza

April 16, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

It’s a libertarian sci-fi spectacular on this week’s episode of Geek Gab. Listen in as Daddy Warpig and Dorrinal chat with Prometheus Award nominees Travis Corcoran, Karl Gallagher, Ken MacLeod, John Hunt, and author of The […]


A Comical Tragedy in Nine Parts

April 13, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

Courtesy of nonexistent Nazgûl @kaijubushi: For more short fiction that’s equally insane, but in a different way, check out my new SFF short story collection Strange Matter. Powered by WPeMatico


Story Sample: Anacyclosis

April 12, 2018 Brian Niemeier 0

Submitted for your approval: an excerpt from “Anacyclosis”, just one of the thrilling short stories featured in my new anthology Strange Matter. This story also serves as a preview of my upcoming mecha/Mil-SF series Combat […]