Author Archives: George Phillies

About George Phillies

science fiction author -- researcher in polymer dynamics -- collector of board wargames -- President, National Fantasy Fan Federation

NefferCon

NefferCon–the Con that Neffer Ends See it now at https://mewe.com/group/60a9bfa0d982f519ecc95c14 MeWe is much like FaceBook; you join it, then you go to the above link. Authors: There is a specific page for advertising your books.

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5/18/2021

I had several scenes I found for the sequel to Against Three Lands and am adding them.

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The N3F Review of Books

I also edit four SF fanzines. The draft table of contents of The N3F Review of Books incorporating Prose Bono was just created: Draft contents for next N3F Review of Books…More reviews welcome Fiction A Pale Dawn Book Eight of … Continue reading

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Stand Against the light 12

Chapter Four Pacific Isle Cloud, Star, Comet and Aurora nibbled at their meal.  Star had heated milk and oatmeal, browned toast, and fried ham and green tomatoes.  The sound of breaking waves provided a gentle background for their conversation.  A … Continue reading

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Stand Against the Light 11

The novel is now out at readers and kibitzers. The readers who have answered gave some specific suggestions that can be carried out. The novel should appear sometime next month or so. There has been real progress in getting scientific … Continue reading

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Stand Against the Light 10

Dai finally remembered to plug his headphones into one of the ubiquitous data ports.  “Post Eight Forward, reporting,” he said.  He had silence for a response. He could hear but not see the explosions as the battalion’s 120mm mortars engaged … Continue reading

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Stand Against the Light 9

“That is a dispersed frequency radio,” Miao grumbled.  “It cannot be jammed!” ”It must be the Americans!” Sheng said.  “Their CIA is the world leader on electronic interference.  However, I think we can raise Air Base T19.  One moment.” Miao … Continue reading

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Stand Against the Light — 8

“You!” he shouted.  “Halt immediately!” The objects continued their advance.  “Detachment!  I am firing a warning shot. Do not open fire!”  He drew his QSZ92-5.8 pistol.  The load was 20 rounds of 5.8x21mm armor-piercing rounds, the bottle-necked case being a … Continue reading

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Stand Against the Light — 7

“Laser,” Jiang said. He picked up the phone and rattled off the description.  “They are dropping into a wash,” Dai said.  “Now they are gone.”  He reset his goggles again.  “But in the starlight scope I see glows off the … Continue reading

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Stand Against the Light 6

“Yes, Comrade Corporal Jiang!  As you command, Comrade Corporal Jiang,” Pan responded. An hour went by.  Star after star settled gradually into the western horizon. “Comrade Corporal Jiang,” Pan said,  “I think I saw a light.” “Where?” Jiang asked. “Out … Continue reading

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