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NEWS: Triple Pentad Day/Week/whatever! They’re significant. No one said they were timely.

So, thanks to a number of factors, Triple Pentad stuff's been delayed (though we got some stuff done on the day, so that's always a good thing. And of course, it's double Pentad all month, and we can keep going regardless. Hey, I created the holiday and event -- no one gets to tell me how it runs.… Continue reading NEWS: Triple Pentad Day/Week/whatever! They’re significant. No one said they were timely.

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News: Double… no wait, TRIPLE Pentad Day!

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Banter Latte News

Preamble Above, News Below! If you're in a TL;DR state of mind, feel free to skip down to the news below! As I mentioned last week, it's May the Fifth -- and while everyone knows May the Fourth is one of the biggest days of the pop culture year, as someone who's entire life became dominated… Continue reading News: Double… no wait, TRIPLE Pentad Day!

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Justice Wing, Serial, Superhero

⎇001JW Justice Wing: Forebears #2

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Forebears

“…they told me there’d be a lawyer sent over. I’m not sure I should discuss this with you.”

“Right. Because you want to be loyal to the syndicate. I get it.” Mandy paused, for effect. “You realize that lawyer isn’t coming, right?”

Amazon Kindle, In Print, Justice Wing, Novella, Superhero

Motivation: Justice Wing Halcyon Days now available at Amazon!

Motivation: Justice Wing Halcyon Days is now available for Amazon Kindle for $2.99 or as part of Kindle Unlimited! Revised and enhanced for publication, as well as direct tie-ins to Justice Wing: Plan, Prototype, Produce, Perfect! Click through to see a free preview, and thanks as always!

Justice Wing, Serial, Superhero

⎇001JW Interviewing Trey #22

This entry is part 22 of 22 in the series Interviewing Trey

“Fair,” the Jack said. “And commendable. I mean, you’re still an idiot, but if you’re going to be an idiot, go all the way, I say. Enjoy your idiocy! God knows most people do.”

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News: Banter Latte in the coming weeks! (Print version of Interviewing Leather! SHH!)

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Banter Latte News

An exciting look at the last week of April and the Month of May, full of new posts, new Amazon releases, and... honest to God... Interviewing Leather in dead tree form. Let's all be there!

Mandy Shapiro on the Phone
Justice Wing, Serial, Superhero

⎇001JW Justice Wing: Forebears #1

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Forebears

“You people defend super villains. Criminals. World conquerors. Mass murderers. And you expect me to just let you walk in here—”

“We ‘people?’ Interesting phrasing, Detective Corporal. I’ll assume you mean ‘lawyers.’ And yes, my firm specializes in parahuman criminal defense, because some police officers and district attorneys forget that parahumans get the same rights every other criminal gets. Like — just to throw out an example? The right to a zealous defense. Not all police officers, of course. Not even most. Just some.

A chunk of missing ceiling.
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When the Ceiling Came Down, or “So how was *your* Easter?”

So hey, gang! This is a weird post to write, but it's fundraiser time! As the story says, over the weekend a pipe burst in the ceiling and flooded the apartment. The ceiling fell... er... on me (an interesting experience -- and for the record, no concussion, but I do have bruised ribs and shoulder),… Continue reading When the Ceiling Came Down, or “So how was *your* Easter?”

Humor, Justice Wing, Superhero, Vignette

⎇001JW In Nadir Vignettes: Judge Naught Month’s Promo

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Justice Wing Vignettes

Only then I discover this cur has telepathically leached off my pain and aesthetic might in an effort of purest chicanery!

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⎇001JW Emergence Vignette: The Interrogation

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Justice Wing Emergence Anthology

“I’ve compromised their security system,” Nightstick said, quietly. “The feeds won’t show us in there, and Carter will be tied up in red tape for at least seventeen minutes. The door’s locked and I’ve set a secondary lock-seal on this side to reinforce it. This is our window.”

“Gotcha.” Paragon took a deep breath. “I’ll take bad cop,” he said, after a moment.

Nightstick turned to look at Paragon.

“What? You said it yourself. We’re low on time.”

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⎇001JW Justice Wing 4P: The Economics of Crimefighting

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Justice Wing Emergence Anthology

Free bonus chapter! This is a chapter set within Justice Wing: Plan, Prototype, Produce, Perfect that didn't end up in the book proper but is both canonical and, more to the point, free for people to read! Set within the Emergence Era, we see our heroes Broadhead and Quiver – aka Dale Dodson and City Thatcher… Continue reading ⎇001JW Justice Wing 4P: The Economics of Crimefighting