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Go Inside Discovery: Drastic Measures with Dayton Ward

Right around Christmas, 2015, I received a phone call from my fellow writer and dear friend, Kirsten... Beyer. She was calling to tell me that she'd been hired as a writer for Star Trek: Discovery. A for...

Ten For Ward -- 30 Years of TNG Novels

Thirty years of Star Trek: The Next Generation novels. Wait... really? Yeah, really. (Warning: Com...pletely self-serving...

Ten for Ward: Trek Books I Wish I'd Written

So, here’s a bit of news: I write Star Trek books. Specifically, I write Star Trek novels. I make t...he occasional detour...
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Dayton Ward's Secret Stories for 10 Trek Jigsaw Puzzles

I can’t be the only one who loves a good jigsaw puzzle, right? Though I don’t put them together nea...rly as often as I wh...

10 Star Trek Ultimate Holiday Wish List Items

As I write this, we've just recently celebrated the 49th anniversary of the original Star Trek serie...s premiere in 1966. ...

Ten For Ward: 10 Favorite Trek Musical Pieces

Music plays a big part in helping me with my writing. Classical, film scores and pretty much anythin...g else without actual lyrics is a candidate for helping me “get in the zone” as I push words. When i...

Thank You For So Very Many Wonderful Moments & Memories

Veteran Star Trek novelist and StarTrek.com blogger Dayton Ward, who has explored Spock in detail in... his books, shares a guest blog he wrote about Leonard Nimoy's passing for his personal blog, The Fo...
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TEN FOR WARD: 10 Favorite Childhood Star Trek Toys

As I write this, it’s more than a week after Christmas Day, 2014. What kind of Star Trek goodies did... you get this year? ...

Ten For Ward: 10 Favorite Star Trek "Behind the Scenes" Books

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been fascinated by the process of making films and television. T...his, despite my utte...

Ten For Ward: 10 Star Trek Episodes That Can Work As Stage Plays

With blockbuster movies and their big-budget special effects spectacle that threatens to overwhelm e...very other aspect of...