We would “lie down”—no object. We wouldn’t “lay down.”
Source: The Naked Writer–Lay Versus Lie
Cold New Planet has been spotlighted on Florida Book News: http://www.floridabooknews.com/
Cold New Planet is available as an ebook now; it’s actually a reprint from the anthology, Science Fiction Consortium, and it’s available as a pre-order: Cold New Planet
What mysteries will the colonists–and the consortium backing them–uncover on this slowly thawing planet? Are the colonists alone? This planet is supposed to be theirs; their backers, who had their own agenda, had paid enough money to ensure that. What lies under the snow and ice? And where did all these humans–and aliens–come from? From a barren, icy wasteland, it’s almost like gridlock back on Earth.
I ran across this video that compares Writing without an outline to being like Minesweeper. Or, I suppose, since I like submarines, those early days of submarining where danger was potentially all…
These are the mistakes that will have me railing at the heavens and throwing a book across the room…followed by depression because I can never get those wasted hours back.
I enjoyed learning about the Jewish culture and how he could have grown and learned with the historical background. Well written.