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RPG Commentaries: World War Z

Don’t adjust your websites, it’s time for another RPG Commentaries with Salty Iggy and Mr.Dragon! While it isn’t Halloween just yet the crew decides to venture into a genre that has recently become a tad over saturated. 26 more words

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The Zombie Survival Guide by Max Brooks

The Zombie Survival Guide
by Max Brooks
Broadway Books

So your neighbors have been acting weird, smelling bad, growling, and trying to eat you.

Then you may be tangling with a zombie outbreak. 295 more words

All the Old Books are New Again

…at least, they are for me right now, as I’m having the intensely pleasurable experience of introducing my son to the great science fiction that I grew up with, and recommending good current fiction as well. 415 more words

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World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks

Writing Style – 5/5

Brooks so expertly drew me into his “historical” account that at times I found myself almost losing my sense of reality. I have no doubts that if he were to put his mind to it, Brooks could write quite compelling accounts of real historical events.

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World War Z: Book Review

Title & Author: World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks
Genre: Science Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic
Synopsis (from Goodreads):

The Zombie War came unthinkably close to eradicating humanity. 647 more words


My buddy Len met Max Brooks at Phoenix Comicon!!!

At this point, I more or less consider my college alum Len Ornstein as an official correspondent for this blog, even though I hesitate to guess if he’d even care for such a distinction.   480 more words

And That’s a Wrap

Phoenix Comicon 2015 is done, my feet and back are recovered and I’m starting to get caught up on my writing. Time to start reflecting on what went wrong this year, what went right and what we’re going to do next year. 394 more words