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Sandworm Rodeo went live last Friday and had a very quiet launch. You see, Sandworm Rodeo is a companion piece. If you haven’t read the three current K23 Detectives volumes, many of the stories won’t make much sense. But I wanted it that way. The K23 Detectives series is your ticket into the world of Terrall. Sandworm Rodeo, the first of the K23 Universe series, takes you deeper. Sandworm Rodeo and future K23 Universe volumes(which I plan to be a mixture of anthologies and novels/novellas) elevate a book setting into full-fledged mythos. Since the beginning, my goal has always been to sell not just crazy thrillers about gangster parrots and megacorps gone rogue, but to sell a wider universe. The eleven Side Stories and the Terrall in Depth articles were a start (and there’ll be more Terrall in Depth stuff soon) but they weren’t enough to get across the true beauty of my creation. The defining aspect of Terrall isn’t the craziness. Its something you won’t truly understand and appreciate until you read Sandworm Rodeo: that I can nearly write any story I want to in it. Fantasy? Check. Sci-fi? Check. Cyberpunk? Check. Steampunk? Check. Horror? Check. Mysteries? Check. Romance? Check. Courtroom dramas? Check. Medical dramas? Check. Soap operas? Check. Sports stories? …