Christy Summerland is an author and aircraft enthusiast who specializes in flawed characters from a variety of backgrounds. She chooses subjects ranging from relationships to PTSD, science fiction to adventure, and crime to thrillers. The ongoing Eternity Series follows the exploits of the Air Force Space Group known as Team Apollo. Check the Writings page to see what’s new or find out more about Christy Summerland.


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Telling the deeper stories…

In 2018, I wrote a blog called The Truth About Vanishing, a look into what my life was like after the deaths of my brother and my dog. I essentially[…]

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Just learn to see…

“Just learn to code.” There aren’t many modern phrases that annoy me quite like that one. It’s usually a comment casually tossed at someone who works in a declining industry,[…]

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The February 2019 Update

I took most of 2018 off to deal with the death of my brother. He would not have liked that, but you have to do what you have to do.[…]

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The truth about vanishing

This isn’t your typical status update, but it will explain why there have been no updates lately. I’m hoping it will not only give some insight into what I’m doing,[…]

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Let her Fly: On Challenger and the Rise of the Dream

I hadn’t been born when Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman in space. I was too young to get a feel for Svetlana Savitskaya, or the first American woman in space, Sally Ride.

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