Category Diane Dooley

TALES FROM THE SFR BRIGADE: A Free Science Fiction Romance Anthology

I recently served as Developmental Editor for TALES FROM THE  SFR BRIGADE, an anthology of eight science fiction romance stories. The anthology is now available for download in several formats.You can check out  reviews, find out more about the authors, and find your e-format of choice here. The Science Fiction Romance Brigade is a co-operative […]


Hello friends, I am returning from hiatus with an announcement! I have absolutely delicious news. Some of you know I am in deadline hell and haven’t been online for some time. And some of you know that in my other life I am a professional editor. Well I’ve been given an awesome opportunity here at […]

The SFR Brigade Midsummer Blog Hop

Coming soon…   1st Prize – $150 Amazon or B&N gift card (winner’s choice) and an eBook bundle    2nd Prize – $50 Amazon or B&N gift card (winner’s choice)   3rd Prizes – two $25 Amazon or B&N gift cards (given to separate winners and their choice)   The Science Fiction Romance Brigade Fanpage on Facebook […]

The Return of Blake’s 7!

Well, I’m all kinds of excited. One of my favorite TV shows ever, Blake’s 7, has garnered interest in a remake for years, but now it’s starting to look like the ScyFy channel has made a firm commitment to Freemantle Media International to produce  “a revolutionary reinvention of the long-running BBC series.” The show will […]

Can’t Stop the Serenity 2013

This month, seven authors from Contact-Infinite Futures joined Dark Horse Comics, Felicia Day, Think Geek, Joss Whedon and many others in sponsoring Can’t Stop the Serenity 2013. In support of charity fundraiser screenings of Serenity, we’ve donated some of our favorite titles in a special ebook collection to be awarded in raffles, drawings or door […]

Titanic…In Spaaaaaace: “Wreck of the Nebula Dream” by Veronica Scott

When Veronica Scott’s sci-fi novel, ‘Wreck of the Nebula Dream’ released in March, 2012, it came at an interesting time for me. This book is loosely based on the story of the Titanic disaster. At the time, my youngest boy was studying this in school and had become quite obsessed with the story, requiring multiple […]

Movie Night with The Dooleys: ‘The Day After Tomorrow.’

Saturday night was family movie night in the Dooley household and, being that the youngest was off on a sleepover, we decided to tackle something a little darker than our usual family fare. The timing was perfect for a good old-fashioned disaster movie and we selected ‘The Day After Tomorrow,’ which I really enjoyed the […]

Science Fiction Stuff I Am SO Ready For

It’s been an amazing run, over the last hundred years or so, of inventions and technological  advancements. Even so, there are a few things I am impatiently awaiting. 1.  The Teleporter: It’s amazingly difficult to get my kids off to school on the bus every morning. One refuses to wear winter gear even in the […]

Looking Back; Looking Forward

2012 was an interesting year, full of new experiences. I had three novellas released and two short stories published. I wrote a lot of blog posts and put up some free short stories on the blog. I participated in an online writers and readers conference and got more involved with the Science Fiction Romance Brigade. […]

2012 Year in Review

The authors and hosts of Contact-Infinite Futures all have SF or SFR books from Carina Press. So, I thought I’d use my last post of the year to list our books published in 2012. I’m honored to be among this interesting, intelligent, fun and creative group of authors. – J.L. Hilton Cathy Pegau Caught in […]