Photography · VLOG

Biomechanoid Blues: The Playlist!

Yes, I have a video blog! I've been trying to create updates once a month, usually corresponding with blog entries.  If you do want to see the whole series, here's the playlist on YouTube:   You've got everything from my first year title cards, to different episodes, to the latest episode... featuring my cats. Please,… Continue reading Biomechanoid Blues: The Playlist!

General Thoughts

August 11, Noon EDT – And Other Key Dates

What have I been doing for the month of July? I've been working on a short story for an upcoming anthology as part of ZNB's Kickstarter NOIR, SHATTERING THE GLASS SLIPPER, and BRAVE NEW WORLDS. The KS goes live on August 11. I've been asked by the editors to contribute a short story and spent… Continue reading August 11, Noon EDT – And Other Key Dates

Inspiration · Writing

Where’s the fedora? On “Noir” Themes

Film Noir. Nordic Noir.Hard boiled versus Noir writing. Anytime you write about the arts, you end up in a circular march about themes and ideas and genre. It’s great copy for blogs like mine. It’s the kind of thing I love debating about in convention panels. It can also get caught around your throat like… Continue reading Where’s the fedora? On “Noir” Themes

AJ Harris · Publication Credits · Writing

Latest Publications – And an Astronaut Skeleton!

UPDATE: DERELICT is now available for order via Trade Paperback and Kindle! Derelict Kindle: https://amzn.to/3tEiKa2 Trade: https://amzn.to/3xCO2Rr *** It's now become official - my short story "Playing Possum" is featured in the ZNB anthology DERELICT.  And I'm intensely proud of this for one really geeky reason. Check out the cover. That's right: I'm in a… Continue reading Latest Publications – And an Astronaut Skeleton!

The Horror Project · Writing

The Horror Project – Brainstorm(ing) Part Three: Robin’s Restorations – The Nice Guy & The Doll

Before I jump in, some content warnings. The following entries will touch on the topics of isolation, gaslighting, abuse, animated Victorian dolls, “but I’m a nice guy,” and related areas.  There will also be spoilers here for any short story which comes out of this process. Spoiler Space:       In my readings, I… Continue reading The Horror Project – Brainstorm(ing) Part Three: Robin’s Restorations – The Nice Guy & The Doll

The Horror Project · Writing

The Horror Project – Brainstorm(ing) Part Two: Robin’s Restorations – Our protagonist & friends

Before I jump in, some content warnings. The following entries will touch on the topics of isolation, gaslighting, abuse, animated Victorian dolls, “but I’m a nice guy,” and related areas.  There will also be spoilers here for any short story which comes out of this process. Spoiler Space:       I’ve got bits and… Continue reading The Horror Project – Brainstorm(ing) Part Two: Robin’s Restorations – Our protagonist & friends

The Horror Project · Writing

The Horror Project – Brainstorm(ing) Part One: Origins

Before I jump in, some content warnings. The following entry will touch on the topics of isolation, gaslighting, abuse, animated Victorian dolls, “but I’m a nice guy,” and related areas.  There will also be spoilers here for any short story which comes out of this process. Spoiler Space:     The Bob Ross image isn’t… Continue reading The Horror Project – Brainstorm(ing) Part One: Origins