Author Archives: L.D. Alford

About L.D. Alford

L. D. Alford is a novelist whose writing explores with originality those cultures and societies we think we already know. His writing distinctively develops the connections between present events and history—he combines them with threads of reality that bring the past alive. L. D. Alford is familiar with technology and cultures—he is widely traveled and earned a B.S. in Chemistry from Pacific Lutheran University, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Boston University, a Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering from The University of Dayton, and is a graduate of Air War College, Air Command and Staff College, and the USAF Test Pilot School. L. D. Alford is an author who combines intimate scientific and cultural knowledge into fiction worlds that breathe reality. He is the author of three historical fiction novels: Centurion, Aegypt, and The Second Mission, and three science fiction novels: The End of Honor, The Fox’s Honor, and A Season of Honor.

Writing – part x500, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Small Factors in Scenes

14 August 2018, Writing – part x500, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Small Factors in Scenes Announcement:  Ancient Light is delayed due to the economy.  You can read more about it at http://www.ancientlight.com.  Ancient Light includes the second edition of Aegypt plus Sister of … Continue reading

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Writing – part x499, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Small Factors

13 August 2018, Writing – part x499, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Small Factors Announcement:  Ancient Light is delayed due to the economy.  You can read more about it at http://www.ancientlight.com.  Ancient Light includes the second edition of Aegypt plus Sister of Light and … Continue reading

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Writing – part x498, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Entertainment

12 August 2018, Writing – part x498, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Entertainment Announcement:  Ancient Light is delayed due to the economy.  You can read more about it at http://www.ancientlight.com.  Ancient Light includes the second edition of Aegypt plus Sister of Light and Sister … Continue reading

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Writing – part x497, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Elegant Creative Elements, Example

11 August 2018, Writing – part x497, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Elegant Creative Elements, Example Announcement:  Ancient Light is delayed due to the economy.  You can read more about it at http://www.ancientlight.com.  Ancient Light includes the second edition of Aegypt plus Sister of … Continue reading

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Writing – part x496, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Elegant Creative Elements

10 August 2018, Writing – part x496, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Elegant Creative Elements Announcement:  Ancient Light is delayed due to the economy.  You can read more about it at http://www.ancientlight.com.  Ancient Light includes the second edition of Aegypt plus Sister of Light … Continue reading

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Writing – part x495, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, more Creative Elements

9 August 2018, Writing – part x495, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, more Creative Elements Announcement:  Ancient Light is delayed due to the economy.  You can read more about it at http://www.ancientlight.com.  Ancient Light includes the second edition of Aegypt plus Sister of Light … Continue reading

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Writing – part x494, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Creative Elements

8 August 2018, Writing – part x494, Developing Skills, Build a Protagonist, Creative Elements Announcement:  Ancient Light is delayed due to the economy.  You can read more about it at http://www.ancientlight.com.  Ancient Light includes the second edition of Aegypt plus Sister of Light … Continue reading

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