Category Archives: Science Fiction

Doctor Awesome

In the course of your life, or lives, if you’re a time lord, you will rarely come across anything that even approaches the awesomeness of the following clip:  

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JourneyQuest!

When you think comic epic fantasy web-only video series, you probably assume you’ll get a certain level of quality. You probably assume that this level is extremely low. And normally you’d be exactly right. In lieu of posting anything about … Continue reading

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Reading Wake

Literally hundreds of people haven’t asked me if I’m going to read the last two Hugo nominees, especially as the Awards have already been announced. Well, calm down. I actually only have one Hugo nominee left to read. I finished … Continue reading

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Elves!

I think my favorite Elfquest memory is actually of my father. I was a big fan, and the storyline held me captivated, but what I remember is giving them to my dad to read. He would taken them with him … Continue reading

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Reading The Windup Girl

Since Paolo Bacipgalupi’s The Windup Girl is independently published, I submitted this review to the Spectrum Circus, which collects such things. You can read my review here. If you’re looking for a quick breakdown of what I thought of the … Continue reading

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The Theme

This is just awesome. Never before has a didgeridoo been so important to the Doctor Who theme song. Seriously. No didgeridoos before. Now, if they could just do Knight Rider and the Dukes of Hazzard, we’d be in business.

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Reading Julian Comstock

I like Robert Charles Wilson. For pete’s sake, the guy wrote Spin. How can you not like the guy who wrote one of the modern classics of science fiction? I’ve also enjoyed his other books, too. Darwinia and The Chronoliths … Continue reading

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Nebula Awards

I’m a little behind schedule on this, but the Nebula Awards ceremony took place two weeks ago. Now, I’ve read four of the six nominees and I’m 85% of the way through the fifth, if my Kindle isn’t steering me … Continue reading

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Weeping Angels of LA

Walking down the street in LA last night, I came across this a startling statue in the middle of the sidewalk. If you’re just the typical passerby, you’d still find the figure striking and interesting. If you’re a fan of … Continue reading

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Hugo Nominees

At long last, the Hugo Nominees have been announced, adding more books to my reading pile than I had expected.There are only three that were nominated for either the BFSA or the Nebula: Boneshaker by Cherie Priest The City & … Continue reading

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