Daniel Verastiqui

Daniel Verastiqui is a Science Fiction author from Austin, Texas. His novels explore relationships and identity in the context of ubiquitous technology, pervasive violence, and frequent nudity. His most recent book, Brigham Plaza, is now available in print and digital formats on Amazon.


219 stories by Daniel Verastiqui

REPOST: Paw Prints in the Poop – A Petrospective

Dom and I learned a lot about dogs in our first year with Cheyenne, from how to raise a...

Jan 15 · 6 min read >

Mind Your Burrito, Jesus

I've sometimes referred to Jetson as my writing partner, but it's not in a cutesy way in which I...

Jan 14 · 1 min read >

Merry Christmas. I got you a book.

A little elf told me you've been very good this year. You washed your hands. You wore your mask....

Dec 25 · 33 sec read >

State of the WIP

We're here. The midpoint. 31 chapters down. 29 chapters to go. Progress has been good, but the difficulty factor...

Dec 14 · 2 min read >

Flashes From the Verse: Trace’s Main Gig

Rider made good on his promise of a proper beer, returning to the table with two glasses filled to...

Dec 8 · 8 min read >

You Can Get a Book for a Buck on Cyberpunk Monday

It's that wonderful time of year again when millions of Americans wash their hands, put on their masks, and...

Nov 30 · 1 min read >

State of the WIP

Numbers don't lie. I lie. I lie a lot. But generally speaking, you can always count on numbers to...

Nov 16 · 2 min read >

Providence by Max Barry: The Sarcastiqui Review

It has been a month since I finished reading Providence by Max Barry, and I still can't stop thinking...

Nov 10 · 3 min read >

Flashes From the Verse: Trace’s Side Hustle

If it hadn’t been for the bright green signs calling out the exits for the city of Holliday, Trace...

Nov 9 · 7 min read >