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January 2010

In the beginning…

… there were no zeppelins, no airships. In the beginning there were no steam engines, no intenal combustion engines and no railways. But: There were bold, enterprising individuals who went ahead and set the stage for other things to come. Two of these were John Jeffries of Boston and Jean-Pierre …

Steampunk Shortstories anybody?

Some enterprising individuals have gotten together and launched Steampunk Quarterly. So, if you happen to be an aspiering or fledgling writer, why not stop by and drop them a line or two… There’s even a reward:

The Scent of the Aeons

I just have to share this one, it’s from the Facebook-Group of the H.P. Lovecraft Literary Podcast. So here it is, the Scent of the Aeons: And I guess I mentioned this before but I shall say it again: The H.P. Lovecraft Literary Podcast is a must-listen for every Fan …

Riese The Series – Chapter One Finale

First things first: Time Index 05:50: “Prepare the airship.”  YES! Airships! Ahem… I am besides myself with joy… Another highlight: The Darth Vader-esque efficiency of my favourite villain Herrick when it comes to dealing with incompetent retainers… But enough of the spoilers, please enjoy: Makes you wonder who’s in charge …

Steampunk arts ‘n crafts

This entry is especially for people new to Steampunk who happen to stumble over or into this blog. Getting a Steampunk outfit can be a bit of a hassle, especially if you are on a budget or do not want to spend a lot of money because you are only …

The Big Project – First Sneak & Peek

The novelization is far from finished but here is a first tiny glimps at what it looks like right now. It is yet unedited and subject to change. The following scene happens about a week into the first expedition of LZ-X1 Württemberg, somewhere over Cappadocia (Ottoman Empire). The Tesla array …