The Earth in Daimones – An Apocalyptic Travel

            “Even with the best of intentions, cruelty is just around the corner.“ The Daimones Trilogy deals with many themes, from survival and the rebirth of the race of man after an alien apocalypse, to love and romance in a dying world, and the rise of new ethics and morals.  Why […]

“Christians Beware” – Ban This Book?

WEIRD AND TROUBLING – “Aliens. A new super human race? Twisting Biblical scriptures? Totally not what I thought it would be! Plus an adulterous affair resulting in a new species. Christians beware! This book is not what it seems.” Actual, verbatim review for Daimones (The Daimones Trilogy) (Volume 1) appeared on Barnes & Noble on the […]

Pump Up Your Descriptions

Descriptions put readers into your story while engaging all their senses — sight, sound, smell, taste, feel. If dialogues move the plot forward, descriptions flesh out scenes. Victorian writers over described scenes and gave credence to the statement “That’s more than I need to know.” However, the selective use of details adds to the description. The most […]

International Authors’ Day

When I started writing I was too young to think of what I was doing and have moments of reflection on crafting a novel. My Dad received “Astounding Stories” and I wasn’t allowed to read the magazines but they did have astounding covers; I dreamed about them. Based on those covers, I created stories in […]

Finalist of the Indie Excellence® Awards :: Wire Service Media

DAIMONES – Vol.1 of The Daimones Trilogy by Massimo Marino – FINALIST of The National Indie Excellence Award in Science Fiction The National Indie Excellence® Awards (NIEA) was created to help establish self-publishing as a proud, legitimate, and strong facet of the publishing industry. NIEA is proud to be a champion of self-publishers and small & […]

The Meaning of Life

Oh no, not yet another author to sell ‘his’ meaning of life, but what if we stop for a second… what gives a meaning to your life? Many suggest living every day as if it were your last. Sure, our priorities would change, but I find the suggestion has a flaw and might lead some of us to […]

On Writing

On this blog, you can find various articles about the writing process, learning the ropes, and interviews with authors to allow readers know them more; this post is part of a blog tour I’ve been invited to by fellow author Jill Marsh. Jill is a crime author who writes suspenseful, character-driven novels set in a European […]

Best Science Fiction Series – The Daimones Trilogy

A word from Gloria Lakritz, PRG Review chairperson: As the Review Chair for the PRG, I want to express my thanks to all of you wonderful authors for giving us the gift of books. Congratulations to the authors who received nominations, and to those whose books voters have chosen as our 1st, 2nd & 3rd […]

Review of Once Humans (Daimones Trilogy 2)

Not usually a science fiction fan, but I was impressed. This review is from: Once Humans (Daimones Trilogy 2) (Kindle Edition) The writing captured my attention from the start. It is almost poetic, helping the reader to envision an imaginative picture of an unimaginable universe, seeing what some may think is impossible to see. Yet […]

2013 PRG Reviewer's Choice Award Best Science Fiction Series

Today, 6th of January Congratulations – It is my great pleasure to inform you that the Paranormal Romance Guild Book Review Staff has nominated your book as one of their favorites reviewed in 2013! Category: Best Sci-Fi / Fantasy Series Nominees: Daimones Trilogy – Massimo Marino House of De De – Sharon Mamolo The Adventures […]

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