"A Happy Darwin on a New Trail," Reno, 3/16/2014. Copyright 2014, Mark Bousquet. Camera: iPhone 4. App: Instagram.

A Gorgeous Saturday Morning in Reno

While my family and friends back in Massachusetts and grad school colleagues in Indiana have been dealing with snowstorm after snowstorm this winter, Reno has been gifted with gorgeous weather for most of the first 2.5 months of the year. Including today. The two pictures in this post were taken just after 10 AM this…

STRANGE & COZY: Now Accepting Submissions

STRANGE & COZY An Anthology edited by Thomas Deja and Mark Bousquet From Atomic Anxiety Press Miss Marple, Jessica Fletcher, Rosemary & Thyme … Don Cuevo? Cozy detectives work where they live, and solve crimes committed against and by the members of their community. Often seen as nosy busybodies with too much time on their…

Dillon and the Voice of Odin

I Didn’t Write That: But People I Know Did

As you can tell looking around this site, I’m lucky enough to publish a bunch of books and short stories. I even make enough money doing it that last this past year I bought myself a car. No, not the car I really want, but rather a *coughcough* semi-reasonable facsimile. Today, instead of encouraging you…

GG1 Under Zeppelin Skies

I Wrote That: Gunfighter Gothic Volume 1: Under Zeppelin Skies

GUNFIGHTER GOTHIC VOLUME 1: UNDER ZEPPELIN SKIES Available in PAPERBACK and for the KINDLE. It’s 1866. Jill Masters, a merchant’s daughter, and Hanna Pak, her servant, have left Boston for the American West. They’re on the trail of Dotson Winters, Jill’s kidnapped fiancé, a man she doesn’t love but has agreed to marry to save…