Black Scorpion Pilot Update- Summer 2018!

Team, Another note to update you on Book 2, The Black Scorpion Pilot! We are close to a year in the review process at the Department of Defense, much longer than originally planned.  You may recall The Devil Dragon Pilot took about 6-months for approval, and The Black Scorpion Pilot will soon be over a year. The Review… Read more »

Thanks for supporting Canine Companions for Independence and Veterans

Last month, I attended an incredibly moving night in supporting veterans with Canine Companions for Independence and Andrea McCarren at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.  SIDE BY SIDE: AN EVENING WITH VETERANS and THEIR SERVICE DOGS was a special event to honor the dedication, sacrifice and the journey of our nation’s veterans.  Thank you… Read more »

Author Lawrence A. Colby now on Facebook

    Thank you for a tremendous year in 2017!  Looking forward to staying connected with you on Facebook in 2018! Happy New Year! Cheese

Can An Airplane Be Cyber Hijacked?

  Ford Stevens fans may be interested in reading this article…you’ll soon be reading about the topic of cyber hijacking in The Black Scorpion Pilot: Book 2!  Read the article here from The Daily Beast.  

Happy Veterans Day

Happy Veterans Day and Happy 242nd Birthday Marines!

New Book Rollout: Summer 2018!

  Updated in March 2018 for a summer 2018 release! ————————– Team, Just a quick note to update you on Book 2, The Black Scorpion Pilot! The review process at the Department of Defense has gone longer than originally planned.  The Devil Dragon Pilot took six months for approval, and The Black Scorpion Pilot is… Read more »

The Devil Dragon Pilot makes it to New York City!

  Thank you to reader William Chocker for sending in his recent pictures of The Devil Dragon Pilot from Manhattan, New York City!  Two great shots from Times Square and one from Washington Square Park.  Thanks, William.  Fantastic!    

The Devil Dragon Pilot at Yellowstone National Park

Thanks for reading the book at Old Faithful, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA!  Fantastic pics! Thank you, readers. The Black Scorpion Pilot is coming soon, too!    

The Devil Dragon Pilot – Now Available on iTunes

  The Devil Dragon Pilot audiobook is now available on iTunes here!  Thank you for the support!    

It’s Here- The Devil Dragon Pilot on Audible!

  Listen to narrator Christopher Raab tell The Devil Dragon Pilot story, complete with special accents and thrilling sound effects.  It’s 15 hours of excitement! Your books are wherever you are with their Audible free app—at home, in the car, and at work. Even if you switch from your iPad to your phone, you’ll never lose your… Read more »

  • Bangalore, India – Perfect Setting for Ford Stevens Action!

      Readers, I just returned from Bangalore, India where I verified multiple locations for scenes from my upcoming summer book, The Black Scorpion Pilot. It continues to be an excellent location where Ford Stevens and crew will get into all sorts of mischief and action. A portion of the second book takes place at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Bangalore upon… Read more »

  • Get Involved – The Headstrong Project!

    Team, A portion of the Ford Stevens Military-Aviation Thriller Series will continue to go to The Headstrong Project.  I am honored Dustin from Headstrong sent out this Twitter feed recently.  Thanks, Dustin!     For more information on The Headstrong Project, please visit them here. Readers, thanks for supporting veterans!   All the best, Cheese… Read more »

  • “The Devil Dragon Pilot” Book Now Available at Skull Creek Boathouse Restaurant on Hilton Head Island

    Readers, I’m proud to announce that the Skull Creek Boathouse on Hilton Head Island, SC is making “The Devil Dragon Pilot” available in their General Store.   Readers will remember that Ford Stevens and his crew met up with Mr. and Mrs. Stevens here after spending the day at Gulfstream in Savannah, discussing Wu Lee’s fate… Read more »

  • 45 Bistro Restaurant in Savannah, GA Proud To Display “The Devil Dragon Pilot”

    Team, I was excited to receive two great photos from Danny at 45 Bistro Restaurant in Savannah, GA this morning.  Readers will know this is one of a handful of real-world locations in “The Devil Dragon Pilot“.  You may remember this is the restaurant that Gulfstream Aircraft hosts their aircrews for nightly outings, located in the… Read more »

  • Update on “The Black Scorpion Pilot” Book 2 in the Ford Stevens Series

    Readers, I have heard from quite a few of you asking for an update on “The Black Scorpion Pilot“…so here we go. The book was finished last month and is currently in the review and clearance phase.  It is about 400 pages long, and returning back by popular demand are most of the characters from “The Devil Dragon… Read more »

  • More Readers Post Pictures to The Devil Dragon Pilot Book Site

    Thank you to Devil Dragon Pilot reader “S.B.” for submitting photos for posting this week.  His humorous email included this fantastic quote: “Let’s see Ford Stevens fly this!” Below are pictures of the UH-1N Huey flying in the desert. Keep them coming, readers!  Thank you for your service, “S.B.”  

  • High School Student Uses “The Devil Dragon Pilot” Book for Project

    A reader contacted me yesterday to share that her high school son used “The Devil Dragon Pilot” for a 9th grade English project.  I’m grateful and impressed…thank you! Reader “M.R.” from New York completed reading the book over the past three months, taking detailed notes to capture the perfect six-quotes for the project.  “M.R.” was required to select quotes from the… Read more »

  • “The Devil Dragon Pilot” Door Prizes at NYC Casino Night-New York Athletic Club

    Veterans Helping Veterans Two signed copies of “The Devil Dragon Pilot” will be door prizes at this year’s Casino Night in New York City, to be held at the New York Athletic Club with American Legion Post 754 on April 5, 2017 at 6:00pm.   Join the Nine Line Foundation and FourBlock for a fundraiser… Read more »

  • Pictures from Devil Dragon Pilot Readers

    Team, Your photos and emails flow in regularly and I am honored to hear from you.  Thank you for keeping in touch. Special thanks to readers “S.P.” and Bill Young at for recently sending me these pictures below.  I hope you enjoy them. Quick update on “The Black Scorpion Pilot: Book 2“… book is complete and going through… Read more »

  • Thank you American Legion for Black Scorpion Pilot post

    Thanks to the American Legion for their recent post on Legiontown!