Steampunk Egyptology

Maeve Alpin & Baroness Violet von Mickelsburgamp at Comicpalooza At Comicpalooza in Houston I presented a panel on Steampunk Egyptology, discussing mummies and the Victorians. Like we, modern men and women, are mad for zombies, Victorians were crazy about mummies. The whole revenge of the mummy premise was theirs. No myth or tales exist in … Continue reading Steampunk Egyptology

Lost Cities and Unexplored Lands by Maeve Alpin

The Regency, Victorian, and Edwardian eras were a great time for world exploration and adventure. For Steampunk writers those explorations make for wonderful adventures for our books. The South andNorth Pole conjure up visions of all types of dangerous adventure. Not only was the famed Norwegian polar explorer, Roald Amundsen, the first man to reach the South Pole but he also was the first … Continue reading Lost Cities and Unexplored Lands by Maeve Alpin