Number 9:What Is Superversive Fiction? TL;DR version: the literary movements of the 60s onward has been to add the “warts and all” that the Leave it to Beaver types of the 50s left out. But modern fiction has thrown beauty out, and is now all warts. Superversive fiction is the movement to bring beauty back.
Number 5:Orbital Insertion and Space Combat Tactics – Part 1 Nerdy, but well loved by those who read it. I have converted this series into a single piece essay and submitted it for publication (not through Silver Empire this time). I’m still waiting to hear back on that, but if it gets rejected I plan to self publish it elsewhere.
I merged my old dojo, Madison Martial Arts, with my Sensei’s dojo, Spirit Made Steel. The resulting dojo has 3x the student base of Madison Martial Arts. Our new facility is 3.5x larger. I have a strong base of wonderful assistant instructors helping now, and our classes are better than ever.
Blog traffic for 2016 is up more than 7x over 2015. My best month was May, which approached the peak traffic levels of previous incarnations of this blog.
Blog revenue from Amazon Associates sales increased 5x over 2015.