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Eureka! I knew reading through what I had written for the 3rd book would help. I’ve found a resolution that makes sense, and isn’t just an excuse! 372 more words

Hyperion by Dan Simmons

Release Date: 1989

Pages: 482

Publisher: Spectra Books

Format: Paperback

Buy it: BookDepository.com

Genre: Science fiction, Science fantasy, Space opera… 1,175 more words

Book Review

On Young Adult Novels

SETUP: I will be discussing these articles, if you feel like reading them. I would love to hear your opinions at the end, so please comment! 1,208 more words

Old Posts

Crossing the Line: Ritual and Superstition at Sea

My first academic paper, delivered at a conference at Dove Cottage in Grasmere, set a high standard for atmospheric locales. When I received a call for papers for a conference taking place at Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s SS Great Britain in Bristol, I knew I had to go. 775 more words

Academic Blogging

Try, Try Again

It’s been a while since I’ve felt like writing, I pushed too hard to make things happen and wound up spinning my wheels. Things have settled down a bit, overwhelming pressure and dread have subsided to the more familiar friends of gentle frustration and general apprehension.   819 more words


Book Spine Poem 5

A shadow in summer

The dragon’s path

Vision of the future

Spectre of the past

A dance with dragons

The terror, star by star

Book Spine Poem