Apr 20, 2012

On the Red Planet

I forgot O. Blushing. Well, I'll get to it now.

O is for Otherworldly and oops.

For six years now, a message about Mars has been making its way into email inboxes. It tells readers to go outside after dark on August 27th and look up at the sky. "Mars will look as large as the full moon," it says. "No one alive today will ever see this again."

Nope. So not true.  LEARN MORE

Eight years after landing on Mars, the Rovers are still going. My story The Tumbas, coming out in Wandering Weeds anthology later this year, is set on Mars.

Click on the photo for a larger image. Opportunity's Panoramic Camera (Pancam) took the component images as part of full-circle view being assembled from Greeley Haven. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell/Arizona State Univ.


 The Backworlds Blog Tour May 7th, 2012

 If you'd like to help me get the word out of my next release, The Backworlds, I'd be most appreciative. Sign up below for the launch party, and I'll see to it you're emailed what you need to post up.Will give you a break when AtoZ ends. Post up any time the week of May 7th. And you don't have to visit anybody. The Linky link is so I can be organized.

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 2012 AtoZ Challenge hosted by Tossing It Out (Arlee Bird) Amlokiblogs (Damyanti Biswas) Alex J. Cavanaugh (Alex J. Cavanaugh) Life is Good (Tina Downey) Cruising Altitude 2.0 (DL Hammons) Retro-Zombie (Jeremy Hawkins) The Warrior Muse (Shannon Lawrence) The QQQE (Matthew MacNish) Author Elizabeth Mueller (Elizabeth Mueller) Pearson Report (Jenny Pearson) No Thought 2 Small (Konstanz Silverbow) Breakthrough Blogs (Stephen Tremp) Coming Down The Mountain (Karen Jones Gowen)

Have you heard that rumor about the giant Mars? Isn't it cool to look at photos from other planets? I think so.