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Mars. Europa. Rosetta.

(featured image, Seasonal Streaks, Mars HiRISE, NASA/JPL/U.Arizona via Astronomy Picture of the Day) Sometimes it really does feel like we’re living in the future. As a kid, growing up, I remember reading Astronomy magazine back in the late 70s and early 80s. The eggheads at NASA and the JPL (mad hearts!) had our future all mapped-out for us. Mars… Read More »

Q3 Squad Goals Roundup, Q4 Proposals

A few years ago, around this time in September I’d have to write some emails with subject lines like the one above this post. It was always a teeth-gnashing exercise in frustration that made me question the rightness of a universe where difficult engineering tasks needed to be broken up into easily-digestible, 3-month chunks, then further sub-divided and portioned… Read More »

Trajectory Book 1 on Kindle Unlimited, Removed from Wattpad

Just a quick note about Trajectory Book 1: You can now read it for free on Amazon (US, Can) with a Kindle Unlimited subscription. If you’ve been curious, now might be the time to check it out. In order to make this happen, Amazon demands exclusivity. That means pulling my book off of Wattpad where it’s been hosted in… Read More »

How I spent my Summer vacation

or, what to do when you’re in between places and can’t really write because you can’t brain for a few months. (The writing update is about 4 paragraphs down if you don’t care about gardening and accounts of hard physical labor or golf.) Deb and I have spent the past couple of months getting our house fixed up. She’s… Read More »

Status, Epubs, Early Boötids

  Hi. I’ve missed you. Maybe you’ve read Trajectory Book 2 and don’t know what to do about that. I know a few of you have read it. Some still are. I can sense these things. Well if you have read it, please put a review on it. Goodreads is a good place to leave a review. Amazon (click… Read More »

Trajectory Book 2 Launch Day

Reports are coming in that Trajectory Book 2 is landing on Kindles all over the planet… Well hello thar Trajectory Book 2. pic.twitter.com/nkqhujJrMB — Justin Dolske (@dolske) June 7, 2016 Well, on Kindles owned by people named Justin at the very least (hi @justinmm2!). If you preordered, you should be getting a copy too. Book 1 is still on… Read More »

Trajectory Book 2, release June 7, 2016

Trajectory Book 2 v1.0 is now uploaded and standing by, waiting to be auto-delivered to your Kindle on June 7th, 2016. If you haven’t got a copy yet, you can get your own for the introductory price of $4.99US, $5.99CAN. You can still buy it on release day if you’re not into the whole paying-for-something-before-you-can-get-it thing. To celebrate, starting right… Read More »

Trajectory Book 2 Available for Preorder

Trajectory Book 2 is now available for preorder on Amazon Kindle (US, Canada), priced at $4.99 US. Full release is scheduled for June 7, 2016 and will be $5.99. I’d release it sooner, but still need to do a final read-through and cleanup plus a couple of minor additions. It’s clocking in at 125k words and nearly 500… Read More »

Trajectory Book 2 Update: Almost There

Yesterday, I dropped a little teaser tweet: #teaser Trajectory Book 2 is near… #kindle #books pic.twitter.com/7MdeSP4rce — robcee (@robcee) April 25, 2016 That tasty morsel means that last Friday I finished the major rewrites (aka PROJECT INFILL) and some tidying up around the edges. It was a bigger project than I expected and ended up introducing something I hadn’t… Read More »

Wattpad Demographics and Readers

A couple of weeks ago my book got featured in the Science Fiction category on Wattpad. Since then, my phone’s homescreen has basically looked like the above image and the little notification blinky has been solid orange. No, I don’t want to turn those off, leave me alone. Before being featured, I thought my book was pretty popular… Read More »