Tags » Science Fiction And Fantasy

Still Here, Just Busy!

If you look at my activity for April, one might think I fell off the face of the Earth.  As long as gravity has anything to say about it, I’m still here on the big blue-green marble, but I’ve been busy.   576 more words

More Magic - I Do Believe in Fairies and Gnomes

Welcome back, you believers, to the realm of magic, the land of fairies and gnomes.  Of course, my eight year old grandchildren could tell you with authority that these magical beings go to warmer climes during the cold of winter, but are drawn back to places of welcome every spring… So if you want them to visit, Ella and Grey would say, you need to find an enchanted woodland setting, provide homes, and create places to dance and play.   458 more words

Inklings

Hard(-ish) SF short story markets

Another edition of Jupiter dropped through my letterbox today. Whoppee! But the thought occurred to me as to what are the current markets for hard science fiction short stories at the moment. 168 more words

Science Fiction

#BBC's The Real History of Science Fiction starts April 19

BBC America’s The Real History of Science Fiction starts April 19!

“Co-produced by BBC America and BBC 2, The Real History of Science Fiction series is narrated by Mark Gatiss, the writer and actor who appeared on Doctor Who and created last year’s… 314 more words

Blogging And Others' Content

On the Reading Project, Shape of the Blog

My love for fantasy began when I was young, with Brian Jacques’ Redwall series or maybe Kenneth Grahame’s The Wind in the Willows. The most influential books, however, were  399 more words

Tolkien

Gray Skies - A Beginning

(Introduction for a new serial I hope to start posting on here soon.)

A gray sky shrouds a ruined landscape of twisted metal buildings that once stood high and proud. 288 more words

Stories

Science Fiction waiting game for writers...

I don’t whether it’s me, but there seems to be an unusually high amount of ‘missing the deadlines’ being done by science fiction publishers at the moment. 710 more words

Science Fiction