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An Analysis of the Alchemical Tradition Behind BOOK OF THE NEW SUN, Part VI: Tzadkiel and the Mystery of Yesod

Thanks for your patience in waiting for the new essay, reader. To reward you (and celebrate the birthday of someone close to me) please treat yourself to your copy of THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE, now available for 99 cents one week only! Click here to get your copy from Amazon. Hello, optimates! I am exhausted. After a two week trip across the country to visit relatives, I am thrust back

Happy Birthday To Me, Buy Your LSD

Yes, readers, it’s M. F. Sullivan’s birthday. What better day of the year to purchase your copy of THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE? Get it on Amazon today! 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

An Analysis of the Alchemical Tradition Behind BOOK OF THE NEW SUN, Part V: The Aestivation Hypothesis and the Hierodules

Got your copy of The Lightning Stenography Device yet? Check out 2018’s most psychedelic blend of science fiction and fantasy, available on Amazon in hardback, paperback and ebook! Sometimes, readers, art has a funny way of imitating life. Most people in the world write this off as some form of coincidence, but it is my personal experience that synchronicity is an organized, almost mechanical affair. It is predictable. Thus, when

Fictional Author Cassius Wagner Gives Real Fake Interview About The Line Between Fiction And Reality

Readers of The Lightning Stenography Device will be thrilled to know that fictional author, Cassius Wagner, has had a most intriguing real fake interview (with apologies  to Rick and Morty) with fantastic blogger Jason Denness. In it, Wagner discusses the line between fantasy and reality, the future of art, and THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE, his newly-released anthology, co-authored with editor Katherine Beauvoir and tech savant Enoch Azarias. You can read it

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

An Analysis Of The Alchemical Tradition Behind BOOK OF THE NEW SUN, Part I: Urth, Ushas, And Unus Mundus

Hello, readers! We’re one week away from the release of The Lightning Stenography Device, so be sure to get your copy on Amazon! Without further ado, please enjoy Part I of a whopping 6 part (!!!) essay that I’ve wanted to do since last year. Although it is my (increasingly validated) hypothesis that all works of art follow the patterns identified in hermeticism and alchemy, some works of art draw

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

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.

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

THE LIGHTNING STENOGRAPHY DEVICE is Now Available on NetGalley

Sci-fi and fantasy bookbloggers alike are recommended to give this one a read. Find the book at http://netgal.ly/sP1D6o and request your copy now! 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.

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