Author Archives: Sean Patrick Hazlett

About Sean Patrick Hazlett

Conservative clean energy crusader, national security hawk, financial analyst, engineer, and former military officer.

Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: Introduction

This past holiday season, my father passed on my great grandfather’s journal, which chronicles his service on the U.S.S. DeKalb during the First World War. To help preserve my family’s legacy and to share history that, until now, has only been … Continue reading

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“Tunguska” Published in Kasma SF Magazine

“Tunguska”, my second story to appear on the Kasma SF Magazine website, is now live.

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2015 Writing Statistics and Revenue

Many authors in the science fiction, fantasy and horror genres track their writing progress and provide a summary of this progress at the end of each year. For instance, Rahul Kanakia presents an excellent summary of his submissions data, Nick Mamatas provides some great commentary … Continue reading

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“Skin” Featured in Kasma SF Magazine

My flash fiction story, “Skin”, is now live on the Kasma SF Magazine website. The story even has its own illustration, which really brings to life some of the more disturbing aspects of this story.

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Australian Gun Buyback Program’s Impact on Crime

With each tragic mass shooting, there is a flurry of cries by liberals to enact new gun control laws based on the argument populations with higher gun ownership tend to have more gun-related homicides and suicides. Similarly, folks on the right counter that … Continue reading

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“Hill of Souls” Published in Outposts of Beyond

My short story “Hill of Souls” is now in the current issue of Outposts of Beyond. It takes place during the Siege of Port Arthur, a bloody land battle in the Russo-Japanese War that lasted from August 1904 to January 1905. It is … Continue reading

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“Boomer Hunter” Featured in Grimdark Magazine

I’m excited to report that my short story “Boomer Hunter” is in the current issue of Grimdark Magazine. And yes, the story is about exactly what you think it is. In addition to having grimdark themes, the story is what … Continue reading

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Remembering Jay on Memorial Day 2015

Every Memorial Day, I honor the sacrifice of my friend, Jay. As the world changes and the years fade, it is important that we never forget those who have selflessly sacrificed their lives in the service of our country. Jay exemplifies … Continue reading

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Alien Abattoir Available Now!

This week I released my first anthology on Amazon and Smashwords, and I am holding a giveaway until April 11th for a chance to win one of several copies here. The anthology contains ten stories about cursed alien artifacts, interstellar investment banking, ancient alien astronauts, … Continue reading

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My Story, “Chandler’s Hollow” Is Now Available on Perihelion Online Science Fiction

I’m happy to announce that my story, “Chandler’s Hollow”, is now available at Perihelion Online Science Fiction. This story is my take on a local Delaware-Pennsylvania legend about a cult house near the Brandywine River. Growing up, I heard several variations of this … Continue reading

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