Recently learned that Daily Science Fiction has accepted one of my short stories for publication. Daily Science Fiction publishes one short story per day, just about every day, and subscribers receive each new story via email. They also promote their stories on social media and periodically publish an electronic anthology. I’m not sure when myContinue reading New Story Forthcoming
In addition to the projects listed in my portfolio, my work includes the following additional projects: “Heaven 2.0” — an original television pilot, science fiction, that was a finalist (4th place out of all submissions) in the 2016 ScreenCraft Pilot Launch competiion. “Mystic Crime Scene Unit” — an original television pilot, a fantasy / policeContinue reading Other Writing Projects
I love Vietnam. I lived there for almost ten years in the oughts, and the writer in me is still sorting through those experiences. I’m wrestling now with more than 600 manuscript pages of a novel I call “The Hanoian.” I adapted a portion of that novel into a screenplay which I titled, “Vietnam NoContinue reading Vietnam No Problem
Piggy Bank is another comic book series I’m developing, this time with the collaboration of Kubert school graduate Alexia Veldhuisen. Piggy Bank is an intergalactic space opera set in the far flung future of an alternate history in which the Nazis became a space faring evil empire and Earth is a dim memory and aContinue reading Piggy Bank
My current project is the first book in a series for young readers that I hope is a fun science fiction story but also one that will help kids take more of an interest in STEM subjects. I’m passionate about the importance of children’s literature and about books that open doors for young readers, inContinue reading The Current Project(s)
These days there’s a lot going on. In addition to my daytime work of doing social media for a game store, tutoring some clients with their application essays for college, and my family obligations, I recently applied to a number of television writing fellowships. Although I’m probably not a shoe-in for such a thing onContinue reading What’s New
Puzzled Sphinx is a relatively new company. So far, the company has published one digital comic on the comiXology platform. We’re now looking into a number of other projects. If you’re interested in something you’ve heard Puzzled Sphinx or Craig is working on, please don’t hesitate to reach out.
You’ve found Craig ‘Soffocles’ Soffer’s little home on the web. You can contact me via email to craigs (at) puzzledsphinx (dot) com. By day, I work as a social media consultant, a teacher, an editor, a tutor, and whatever else I can find. By night, I’m hard at work developing my writing career. If you’reContinue reading About me