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 x623, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Feelings and Entertaining Characters, Example

15 December 2018, Writing – part x623, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Feelings and Entertaining Characters, Example Announcement: Delay, my new novels can be seen on the internet, but my primary publisher has gone out of business—they couldn’t succeed in the past … Continue reading

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Writing – part x622, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Feelings and Entertaining Characters

14 December 2018, Writing – part x622, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Feelings and Entertaining Characters Announcement: Delay, my new novels can be seen on the internet, but my primary publisher has gone out of business—they couldn’t succeed in the past business … Continue reading

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Writing – part x621, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Romantic and Entertaining Characters

13 December 2018, Writing – part x621, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Romantic and Entertaining Characters Announcement: Delay, my new novels can be seen on the internet, but my primary publisher has gone out of business—they couldn’t succeed in the past business … Continue reading

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Writing – part x620, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, more Positive Characteristics and Entertaining Characters

12 December 2018, Writing – part x620, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, more Positive Characteristics and Entertaining Characters Announcement: Delay, my new novels can be seen on the internet, but my primary publisher has gone out of business—they couldn’t succeed in the … Continue reading

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Writing – part x619, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Positive Characteristics and Entertaining Characters

11 December 2018, Writing – part x619, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Positive Characteristics and Entertaining Characters Announcement: Delay, my new novels can be seen on the internet, but my primary publisher has gone out of business—they couldn’t succeed in the past … Continue reading

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Writing – part x618, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Applying Pathos and Entertaining Characters

10 December 2018, Writing – part x618, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Applying Pathos and Entertaining Characters Announcement: Delay, my new novels can be seen on the internet, but my primary publisher has gone out of business—they couldn’t succeed in the past … Continue reading

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Writing – part x617, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Pathos and Entertaining Characters

9 December 2018, Writing – part x617, Developing Skills, How to Suspend Disbelief, Pathos and Entertaining Characters Announcement: Delay, my new novels can be seen on the internet, but my primary publisher has gone out of business—they couldn’t succeed in the past business … Continue reading

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