The Official Site of L. Bachman

A place for writers, readers, and fans of L. Bachman.

I am from north east Arkansas. After college and moving around many years I returned to the area. My career was in music and music education. It remains a major interest for me. Science fiction and some fantasy tales held my interests from childhood. I got to view many of the 50’s grade B sci-fi …

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I had the honor to get a hold of some of Mr. Sowder’s time and ask him a few questions. I wanted to do a more in-depth follow-up to the post I did called The Word: Mythbusting – Stereotypes and Misconceptions of Self-pubbing and independent pubbing and that’s what this is meant to be. I …

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I’ve only been published since 2014. I had submitted my very first short story and didn’t know if I was good enough to make the cut. I was happily surprised to find it was accepted. When it was published I was giddy, completely in awe at seeing my name on Amazon. I figured if I …

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At nine years old, I walked home from school each day to hunch over my wooden desk and furiously write a horror story on the wide-ruled paper of a notepad. I included elements of friendship and love, mystery and adventure, and the haunting images from my too-active imagination. I finished the short tale over a …

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