"The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say." ~Anais Nin
"I think I'll put some mountains here. Otherwise, what will the characters have to fall off of?" ~Laurie Anderson
"Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read." ~Groucho Marx
"Not all of me is dust. Inside my song, safe from the worm, my spirit will survive." ~Aleksandr Pushkin
"You have to know how to accept rejection, and reject acceptance." ~Ray Bradbury
"When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'One word at a time.'" ~Stephen King
"Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself." ~Leo Tolstoy
"I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat." ~Edgar Allan Poe
"The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources." ~Albert Einstein
"A professional writer is an amateur who didn't quit." ~Richard Bach
"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep." ~Scott Adams
"To be all that we are, and to become all that we are capable of becoming, is the only end of life." ~RL Stevenson

Storms of Fate

Loren L. Coleman follows up Patriots and Tyrants with Storms of Fate, the second of the Civil War novels. Even as Prince Victor Steiner-Davion prepares for the coming Star League summit, his forces make their first bold foray into his former realm of the Federated Suns.

But Katrina is not releasing hold on her stolen realms so easily. Armed with her own loyalists, a devil’s bargain with the First Precentor of ComStar, and news that could topple Victor’s resolve for good, she may yet claim victory, and a path to even greater power…