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Exoplanets have it...

Looks like yesterday was the day for exo-planets. First off, the winner of the Arthur C Clarke prize was Adrian Tchaikovsky’s Children of Time.

The blurb that goes with this novel is: 359 more words

Science Fiction

Coit tower (USA)

This is Coit tower.

It commemorates the firefighters from the earthquake in 1906.

Inside it you can see murals that show scenes from city life in SF.


Reading Links...8/25/16

Reading Links…8/25/16

Traci Kenworth

Romance/Women’s Fiction:

  1. http://www.superauthors.com/2016/08/my-first-firefighter-storycoming-soon.html A story about bereavement and overcoming it.



  1. https://awriterofhistory.com/2016/08/18/the-soldiers-farewell-a-review-by-sarah-zama/ The Easter Rising in Irish history.


  1. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2016/08/the-leaning-pile-of-books-266/
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Trou Charcuterie

My farewell lunch at the old job was anticlimactic at best. I did get to try the charcuterie at Trou Normand, and it was excellent. Pâté and salumi and an aspic to boot. 50 more words


The Body Snatchers by Jack Finney

Body consuming spores arrive in a suburban West Coast town, in this piece of speculative fiction from 1955. Two residents, ex-lovers, seek to defy them and to survive. 300 more words


Rings Trailer

Watch the new official movie trailer for Rings! Coming to theatres October 28, 2016.

A new chapter in the beloved RING horror franchise. A young woman becomes worried about her boyfriend when he explores a dark subculture surrounding a mysterious videotape said to kill the watcher seven days after he has viewed it. 57 more words


Ghirardelli square (USA)

You can’t come back without going to Ghirardelli square.

And you have to eat the hot fudge parfait! lol