• “The smartest historical sci-fi adventure-romance story ever written by a science Ph.D. with a background in scripting 'Scrooge McDuck' comics.”—Salon.com
  • A time-hopping, continent-spanning salmagundi of genres.”
  • “These books have to be word-of-mouth books because they're too weird to describe to anybody.”
    —Jackie Cantor, Diana's first editor


The Resources menu provides links to information such as my FAQ (frequently asked questions), my contact information, the writer’s corner, the Methadone list, how to order autographed books from the Poisoned Pen bookstore, and even Outlander tours in Scotland.

New! Timeline of Events!

Barbara Schnell, who maintains the German version of this website (to go there, just click on the German flag at the top of the Home page), has compiled an elegant and helpful timeline of historical and fictional events, and has helpfully provided an English version as well.

(Timeline added on 4-25-2012)