Open Call for Short Stories and Poems

I am calling on all writers to submit their science fiction and fantasy short stories and poems for publication on If this interests you, go to the link below and carefully read the submission guidelines. Then, send me an e-mail with your submission to I look forward to reading your stories and poems and adding them to the The Land Line.

The Land Line

The Land Line-New Site

While I will continue to post poetry and other posts on this blog, please check out my new web site, The Land Line. In it you will find all my poems, short stories, my online novel, and links to articles I’ve published online. If you choose, you can shop for DVDs and Blu-Rays, Poetry Books, Literaure, and even learn about a way to build your own online business.

As always, I appreciate your support and feedback. So, let me know what you think of the new site. You can like my Facebook author page or follow me on Twitter @AuthorJamesLand. I’m so gratified that you’ve chosen to follow my blog and visit every now and then. I look forward to many more years in the WordPress community.

Peace of Christ,


Rebels Brings Heart Back to Star Wars

Star Wars Rebels takes its regular Monday night time slot on Disney XD beginning Monday October 13 at 9PM Eastern.

Star Wars Rebels takes its regular Monday night time slot on Disney XD beginning Monday October 13 at 9PM Eastern.

Adult fans of Star Wars pay attention, Star Wars Rebels is not just for kids. Here’s my review of the premiere episode:

My Review of “Wynter” Issues 1-3

Wynter is a new comic with a dystopian science fiction milieu. Sound familiar? This one isn’t just a retread of the old story lines. It’s a fresh take worth reading. If you like comics, here’s my review of issues 1-3:


Alibris: Books, Music, & Movies

Light Years: an Online Novel

Chapter one of my Online novel, Light Years, has been posted. I hope you enjoy it and look forward to any feedback you’d like to offer. Click the link below to access it. I hope your day is a great one!

Peace of Christ,

Jim Land

Coming Soon to a Blog near you!

Since has become focused primarily on poetry, I have created a fiction blog. I’m experimenting with the idea of publishing a novel on this new blog, one chapter at a time, over the next six months. I’ll let you know when my first chapter is up, though it may take a few days. I will continue to post 3-4 poems a week on this site. I hope you check out the new blog when I begin posting. Thank you for supporting

Here’s the new blog address: