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    One-click Virtual Meeting Rooms That Work for All Devices

    Imagine a place where you can interact with readers and there is no big corporation controlling what you do. No third parties are around gathering personal information about you to sell. Imagine being able to invite fans to your space, introducing them to your characters and exploring your story worlds with them. What you see above is a demo of such a place. I figured out how to edit the scene in five minutes to replace one of the paintings with a cover from one of my books. This museum was built for Mozilla’s A-Frame project. You can use the visual inspector to modify the scene yourself. If you do,…

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    Storm Runners: A Storm for the Future

    The idea  for Storm Runners was born during Super Storm Sande. With the hurricane seasons running much later and starting much earlier than they used to—sometimes we have tropical storms forming in Atlantic in January or February a—the potential for storms that are tropical in origins but developing into blizzards, or what some call snowicanes increases. In addition to the massive coastal damage Sande caused in New York and New Jersey, Sande dropped 3-5 feet of snow in locations on the western side of the storm. In Storm Runners we get an early season hurricane moving up the coast and turning into a snow storm. That mad rush to get…

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    How to Visit Nara’s Nook Virtual Worlds

    Nara’s Nook is a place where authors, readers and story characters interact in a virtual simulation. What you will find at Nara’s Nook: A community of folks who love books and storytelling: Writers, readers, musicians and artists join with us in exploring fiction and its future.  Reader adventures. Writer resources  Book centered activities: Book centered parties, events and community projects to participate in. How do you get there?I created a Virtual Writer’s and Reader’s Colony. It is designed for writers and readers new to virtual worlds. It’s a safe place to learn how to get around. You can meet up with other folks who love books, find a quiet corner…