Megalosaurus has the distinction of being the first dinosaur ever mentioned in popular media. It appeared in the opening lines of Charles Dickens’s 1852 novel Bleak House (the photo of Dickens at left dates from the year the novel was published). Megalosaurus bones were first discovered in 1677 in England, and in 1824 it also […]
Christopher M. Cevasco writes fiction inspired by history. Some of his most recent stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Nightmare Magazine, Black Static, Space and Time, and the Prime Books anthologies Shades of Blue and Gray: Ghosts of the Civil War and Zombies: Shambling Through the Ages. He is seeking representation for a recently completed novel of murder and political mayhem in Viking-ravaged England as well as for both a psychological thriller about Lady Godiva and a novel of English resistance and rebellion in the years immediately following the Norman Conquest.
Historical Novel Society Conference
Portland, OR: June 22-24, 2017
Quincy, MA: July 13-16, 2017
Gaithersburg, MD: Oct 6-8, 2017
World Fantasy Convention
San Antonio, TX: Nov 2-5, 2017
Places that inspire...
Dwellings at Skara Brae, a Neolithic settlement on Mainland, Orkney, older than both Stonehenge and the Pyramids at Giza. Photo by Christopher M. Cevasco.
© 2017 Christopher M. Cevasco.