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Updates: New Website Look and New Projects (Towards a Favorite SF Novels of the 1970s List, Barry N. Malzberg Resource, Guest Post Series Ideas)

(From the uncredited cover for the 1975 edition of The Invincible (1964), Stanislaw Lem)

I’ve updated the website template (and purchased the domain name) and would like to know if it is easy to navigate (especially on mobile devices). 467 more words

Science Fiction

Suns, long and short

For the past few months I’ve worked my way through Gene Wolfe’s Book of the Short sun, only recently finishing the final volume, and thus finally wrapping up his whole Solar Cycle which began with The Book of the New Sun, and Continued with The Book of the Long Sun. 650 more words

Fragments Of Culture

The Book of the New Sun - Gene Wolf

Includes Shadow of the Torturer, The Claw of Conciliator, The Sword of the Lictor, The Citadel of the Auturch

The Book of the New Sun… 240 more words


A Lycanthrope in Wolfe's Clothing: Gene Wolfe's 'Operation ARES'

The first thing to be said is that, despite the presence of his name on the title page, this is not a Gene Wolfe book. It is a generic, ordinary, unexceptional Science Fiction book. 936 more words


Stop Writing A Novel and Write YOUR Novel

I’ve taken a bit of a break from writing these past few weeks, and it’s done wonders. I’m starting to return to doing  things I love—reading fiction and roleplaying being the big two—and it’s helping me get out of my creative rut. 361 more words

Write The Damn Thing

May 7: Happy Birthday Amy Heckerling and Gary Cooper

Amy Heckerling is turning 63 today.  She studied film at NYU and then at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles.  At AFI she made a short film, … 1,124 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Anthology Thursday - Sword & Sorcery - Part 3/4

Anthology Thursday is a series of posts breaking down and reviewing an anthology every month. Because I need to read more short fiction. This month is… 392 more words