Welcome to Gerald David Nordley's Home Page    

  • About

  • Writing News
      "Empress of Starlight" appears in the
    Nov-Dec 2018 issue of Analog

  • Recent Science Fiction
      "The Stone Heart" appears in Uncertain Destinies
    , Valerie Estelle Frankel, ed. from Lit Crit Press
      "Run, Lagomorph" has been published in Pulling up Stakes, Joyce Reynolds Ward, ed., Knotted Road Press

  • Books
       A World Beneath the Stars    
         Brief Candle Press (2017)
         (trade paperback)

       Prelude to Stars    
         Brief Candle Press (2015)
         (trade paperback)
       Among the Stars
         (2nd edition, Brief Candle Press 2015)
         (in ebook/print options)

       After the Vikings
         (3rd edition Brief Candle Press (2015)
         in ebook/print options.)

       To Climb a Flat Mountain
          2nd Edition Brief Candle Press (2015)
          TCAFM Science and Engineering

       The Black Hole Project
          (with C. Sanford Lowe)
          2nd edition Brief Candle Press (2015)
          Illustrated Glossary

  • Published Works Lists
  •    Fiction (as G. David Nordley)
       Non Fiction
       Science Q&A for Speculations

  • Files for download (free)


    Gerald(R) and his wife, Gayle Wiesner
  • Conventions/Appearances Planned
         We'll try to post changes here, but
         do check the linked website.
  •   Space Access 2019
         (Fremont, CA 18-21 April 2019)
         Nonfiction Conference on Earth to
         Orbit Technology, etc.
      BayCon (May 2019 San Mateo CA)
         Visit the Silicon Valley Authors Table
         In the dealer's room
      Worldcon 77 (15-19 Aug, Dublin, Ireland)
      OryCon 41 (Portland OR, 8-10 Nov 2019)
      RadCon (Pasco WA 14-16 Feb 2020)
      MarsCon (Boomington MN March 2020)

  • Travel History
       Melbourne to Virginia: 2010
          via Malaysia and Africa
       Yokohama to Marlow: 2007 mainly by the
          Trans-Siberian Railroad
       E. Coast, S.America & Antarctic Trip: 2006

  • Memorials