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 x173, Novel Form, Protagonist

21 September 2017, Writing – part x173, Novel Form, Protagonist 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 of Darkness.  I’ll keep … Continue reading

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Writing – part x172, Novel Form, Initial Scene

20 September 2017, Writing – part x172, Novel Form, Initial Scene 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 of Darkness.  I’ll … Continue reading

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Writing – part x171, Novel Form

19 September 2017, Writing – part x171, Novel Form 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 of Darkness.  I’ll keep you … Continue reading

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Writing – part x170, Fundamentals

18 September 2017, Writing – part x170, Fundamentals 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 of Darkness.  I’ll keep you updated. … Continue reading

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Writing Ideas – New Novel, part x169, It’s Finished, Wrap Up

17 September 2017, Writing Ideas – New Novel, part x169, It’s Finished, Wrap Up 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 Ideas – New Novel, part x168, It’s Finished, Public Feedback

16 September 2017, Writing Ideas – New Novel, part x168, It’s Finished, Public Feedback 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 Ideas – New Novel, part x167, It’s Finished, Reviews and Reviewing

15 September 2017, Writing Ideas – New Novel, part x167, It’s Finished, Reviews and Reviewing 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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