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Hello, World: THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE is now available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and right here!

“Meditations on existence, life, and death are wrapped in dreamy, ornamental prose, and the novel drifts from (relatively) straightforward narrative to fairy tale parable with similarly dream-like logic. This one is sure to please any armchair philosopher.” -Booklist Online   Find it in ebook, paperback and hardback on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk, and paperback and hardback at Barnes & Noble. Or, for a little extra, you can buy a signed copy directly from me, assuming you can wait 1-2 weeks for shipping and pay for the time it takes to stand… Read more Hello, World: THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE is now available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and right here!

THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE has been reviewed on BOOKLIST!

Things are getting serious now, aren’t they? Click here to read the full text of the review, but here’s my favorite excerpt: It appears to be no coincidence that the device is often referred to by its initials, LSD. Meditations on existence, life, and death are wrapped in dreamy, ornamental prose, and the novel drifts from (relatively) straightforward narrative to fairy tale parable with similarly dream-like logic. This one is sure to please any armchair philosopher. Thrilling! Be sure to pre-order THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE through Amazon so you can… Read more THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE has been reviewed on BOOKLIST!

UNDERSTANDING THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE: A User’s Guide to 2018’s Most Psychedelic Novel

[A/N: Hello, loyal readers. I’ve missed you; have you missed me? As my fiction writing schedule lulls into an editing phase before I turn my attentions to an in-progress visual novel, I wanted to take the time to develop a few essays for you. What better way to get into the swing of analyzing than by doing so with my own work? If you haven’t already read THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE (understandable, as it doesn’t come out until March 19th, 2018) then be sure to pre-order (or plain old order,… Read more UNDERSTANDING THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE: A User’s Guide to 2018’s Most Psychedelic Novel

Join Over 300 People Vying For A Free Paperback Copy Of THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE!

Imagine my exhilaration to discover that, after just one day of being available for request, 250 people had already declared their interest in THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE’s paperback edition! With it now over 300 and almost a week left to go, how many will we see by the end? Goodreads Book Giveaway The Lightning Stenography Device by M.F. Sullivan Giveaway ends January 03, 2018. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway  

New Look, Same Place

Hello, reader. You may be looking around the website and wondering at the stark changes–not the least of which being the url, which has changed from http://www.delilahmywoman.com to http://www.paintedblindpublishing.com. That is because, as the number of projects on the websites grows and its purpose changes, it finds itself quite a long way from the meager necessities which inspired its founding. With far more than Delilah, My Woman to consider, we had to adapt to a more universal name. http://www.delilahmywoman.com will still get you here (which means my business cards are… Read more New Look, Same Place

Enter To Win A Hardback Copy of The Lightning Stenography Device!

Hey, Goodreads users, enter using the link below to win a hardback copy of The Lightning Stenography Device before it’s release on March 19th of next year! The first marketable thought to text device is released for public consumption in 2031. That same year, author Cassius Wagner will have a seizure. At least, that is what the novel says: the novel to which he awakens in fragments one morning after a late night of writing. This novel. Terrified to have a prophetic manuscript unfurling at his heels, his desperation to… Read more Enter To Win A Hardback Copy of The Lightning Stenography Device!