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 x390, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, Poor Characters

26 April 2018, Writing – part x390, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, Poor Characters 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 … Continue reading

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Writing – part x389, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, more of the Plot and Expectations

25 April 2018, Writing – part x389, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, more of the Plot and Expectations 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 … Continue reading

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Writing – part x388, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, the Plot and Expectations

24 April 2018, Writing – part x388, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, the Plot and Expectations 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 … Continue reading

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Writing – part x387, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, the Plot

23 April 2018, Writing – part x387, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, the Plot 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 … Continue reading

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Writing – part x386, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, Pathetic

22 April 2018, Writing – part x386, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, Pathetic 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 x385, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, Romantic

21 April 2018, Writing – part x385, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character, Romantic 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 x384, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character

20 April 2018, Writing – part x384, Novel Form, Designing a Plot from a Character 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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