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Video: Okanagan Library Summer Reading Challenge Update August 20 #ORL

Update on my Vernon Library Summer Reading Challenge and my Worlds Without End reading challenges, including a short review of “Earth Abides” by George R. Stewart and of “The Mauritius Command” by Patrick O’Brian. 30 more words


Unexpected Once More - Part 5

Note from author: This is the fifth part of a nine part story, which is a follow up to my previous erotic short The Unexpected… 1,384 more words

Creative Fiction

Novella Review: Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

Binti by Nnedi Okorafor
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

The best science fiction explores the human condition from an outlier position. Speculative and fantastical species and races turn the magnifying glass onto Earth and the sorry state to which we have often descended. 239 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Gates to Futures Past by Julie E. Czerneda

Title: The Gates to Futures Past

Author: Julie E. Czerneda

Series: Reunification #2

Genre: Science Fiction

Rating: 4/5 stars

Release Date: 1,040 more words


Fangirl Fridays: May the Force and the Fangirl Shirts Be With You


So I’m writing from the road today (well, Thursday evening) as I traipse around the country on one of my jaunts. I bring this up because I wore a T-shirt today (Thursday) that garnered lots of attention. 1,218 more words


The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, by Becky Chambers

The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, by Becky Chambers

published in 2016

where I got it: purchased new

Remember the movie… 825 more words

Science Fiction

Radio Segment: Focus on Science Fiction and Fantasy

Now I don’t want to give readers the wrong idea here; I’m not usually one to pick up and review the genre of science fiction and fantasy, so don’t expect a one-eighty in the types of books that I’ll pick up going forward. 149 more words

Book Review