Author Archives: shawnkupfer

Hi, my name is Shawn, and I’m a research nerd.

So, this post is a bit late. Sorry about that — I had a fun trip to the emergency room yesterday followed by a battery of tests today. Short version: strong like bull. No worries. But I’m probably one of the more annoying patients doctors have to deal with, and it’s not just because I […]

47 Echo is loosed upon the world. You have our apologies.

Quite excited today, but I’ll only take you away from your regularly scheduled bloggage for a moment. But today is my day, folks! 47 Echo is now available pretty much all over the place! Some links: Carina Press Store Amazon iBookstore Sony Reader Store BooksonBoard Also, come by the release party tonight if you’re […]

It’s a long way to the top if you want to rock and roll.

So, here’s a thing: I don’t think I’d ever be able to put pen to paper without some form of noise going. Whether it’s the TV playing back all of the shows I missed years ago (I never seem to catch them at normal human times) or my iPod blaring out something loud and screamy, […]

My mom says I’m cool.

Childhood in the 80s and 90s was all about trying to be cool, to fit in with all of the other kids at school. You’d end up trying to listen to whatever’s popular, to wear what everyone else was wearing, to be up on the new, hip slang. And sometimes, you wear a Star Trek […]

Bear with us, folks. . .

We’re just getting this blog-train rolling. Actually, that’s not entirely accurate. We’re still at the factory, putting together the train’s engine and figuring out how to start it up without causing a major explosion. Still, we’ll have posts for you starting in the next week or so. Be sure to check back soon, and thanks […]