Runesrealms
Runesrealms

Runesrealms

ATTENTION; This Blog Is For Mature Adults 18 years of age and older ONLY I will keep things 'Tasteful' but relevant, just to say. I'm an Author and of course seek exposure of my work to an audience. I want to invite people to escape from the rather insane world we live in and enjoy some NON-WOKE old-fashioned beneficial escapism. Here's where you'll find sample, snippets, micro-pieces and where to purchase my stories if you wish to.


Lot's Cave will be missed...

22 Feb 2024 2 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

 I found out recently that the owner and operator of Lot's Cave Publishing has passed away. While information is tough to get, it appears from the evidence of everything that is and is not happening that Lot's Cave was largely or entirely a one-man o...

Authors, a.i. art and Crypto-stuff

4 Feb 2024 1 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

 One of the very best things about a.i. art is that it lets people like me--who cannot do better than drawing a stick-figure--closely model characters we have in our imaginations.  After a lifetime of frustration at not being able to do so, it's incr...

Experimenting - NFT Collectible Card Game

19 Jan 2024 2 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

 Hello all, and Thank-You for stopping by to read this. I will try to adhere to brevity yet keep the salient points without giving too much away.  I have been experimenting with a.i. art, and hold the Rights to all my creations. I started it as a way...

An Achievable Idea for Superior Space Launches

18 Dec 2023 1 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

I'll leave out the math and other brain-twisting bits, it's unnecessary for this venue and presenting the idea is sufficient.  Conventional rocketry and attendant engines continues to advance and payloads-to-orbit continue to grow in size while decre...

THE TTA and T&A

15 Nov 2023 2 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

 Like many others, I am only now learning of the passing of an artist I was particularly fond of. The man achieved a considerable degree of 'Unintentional Invisibility', which is why. Yes his art was Parody & Satire but there was much more to it than...

Conventional Publishing vs. WEB3

15 Jun 2023 1 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

 I've recently hit my tolerance limit with regards to Publishers when it comes to submitting things for consideration.  It's the staggering waste of my time that I cannot abide.  You spend months, or years, writing something, editing, polishing and p...

S 3 L 1 N 4

15 Jun 2022 2 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

Welcome to the world of 2082. Decades after The Global War the world is held in stalled-glaciation as Humanity continues reaching deeper into space as Earth continues it's Dystopian downward spiral. This is a world of casual crime, street-life, spl...

ALIEN: The Lander

2 Jun 2022 57 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

A  L  I  E  N THE LANDER The Companion Short-StoryTo ALIEN: Manticore byRL Blackburne 2017Revised & Format Corrected 2022Link To Google Drive PDF Included For Reader Preference   For James… September 15 1986 - December 26 2021 Always remembered. Neve...

CYBERNOIRE; The Workaday World

25 May 2022 26 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

2022RL Blackburne LOS ANGIEGO, 2082SEPTEMBER    It was late afternoon under the omnipresent grey-bowl sky and fog-misted distances that shrouded and obscured the horizon colloquially known the world over as ‘The Grey’.  It had been a mildly storm-to...

Gabriel's World - The Cyberpunk World Of 2082

18 May 2022 2 minute read 0 comments TheRuneLion

  2 0 8 2 It's not Mike Pondsmith's world.  Our planet in 2082 has gone through hell and remains stalled there.  The aesthetic and story ideas are inspired--in part--by BLADE RUNNER and BLADE RUNNER; 2049 but the world and story goes in very differe...