Jeffrey Roberts

Smashwords Interview

Where did the inspiration come from for "When Stars Wept"?
I always wondered what the outcome would have been, had the Jewish settlers on Masada been somehow victorious. And how could they have been - without a very special "visit"!
How did you choose the title?
I imagined God himself must have wept at the carnage at Masada; and that is how I came up with the title.
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SF is an arena where ideas collide. The Collidor series features authors who came together to take part in an experiment combining very different stories through the illustrations of artist Jeff Doten and commentaries connecting them to resonances in the world. Because every reading experience is a collision of author and reader. Of individual innovation and traditions of literature. Of subject matter and history. Initially web-published with commentaries, the series will be collected into a print anthlogy as the first example of the web-to-print production model by Reality Skimming Press.
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When Stars Wept
Series: Collidor. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Reality Skimming Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What if the Jewish settlers at ancient Masada had not lost to the Romans? Perhaps they had "visitors" to help them?

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masada    religion    scifi    time travel