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 x747, Writing a Novel, The Theme Statement

18 April 2019, Writing – part x747, Writing a Novel, The Theme Statement 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 and publishing environment.  I’ll … Continue reading

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Writing – part x746, Writing a Novel, Theme Statements

17 April 2019, Writing – part x746, Writing a Novel, Theme Statements 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 and publishing environment.  I’ll keep … Continue reading

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Writing – part x745, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, Conclusions

16 April 2019, Writing – part x745, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, Conclusions 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 and publishing environment.  … Continue reading

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Writing – part x744, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, The Fourth

15 April 2019, Writing – part x744, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, The Fourth 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 and publishing … Continue reading

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Writing – part x743, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, New Years

14 April 2019, Writing – part x743, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, New Years 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 and publishing … Continue reading

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Writing – part x742, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, Halloween

13 April 2019, Writing – part x742, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, Halloween 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 and publishing environment.  … Continue reading

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Writing – part x741, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, Easter

12 April 2019, Writing – part x741, Writing a Novel, Power of Settings, Easter 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 and publishing … Continue reading

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