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Kindle Unlimited and the 10 Percent Rule

Kindle Unlimited and the 10 Percent Rule

A few notes on the new KindleUnlimited program from an indie author. Read More »

THE MICHAEL JACKSON HOLOGRAM. IT WON’T BE THE LAST.

THE MICHAEL JACKSON HOLOGRAM. IT WON’T BE THE LAST.

Michael Jackson performs as a hologram. Who's next? Bogie? Read More »

The Neo-Pulp Electronic Revolution

The Neo-Pulp Electronic Revolution

There’s been something going on in the publishing business the last several years, and it’s nothing less than what I’ve been calling a Neo-Pulp Electronic Revolution. Read More »

9/11/01

9/11/01

John M. Whalen shares his personal experience of the 9/11 attacks Read More »

Meditation on Cassini

Meditation on Cassini

Just stop for a moment and look at the picture above. It’s a picture of Earth as seen from the planet Saturn. The photo was taken by the Cassini Spacecraft yesterday. Just look at it for a minute. Look at those big beautiful rings of Saturn at ... Read More »

The Loneliest Ranger

The Loneliest Ranger

The Lone Ranger, Gore Verbinsky’s revisionist telling of the legend of the masked man of the plains, will no doubt go down in history as the box office disaster of the summer of 2013. At a cost of $250 million, plus additional millions spent o... Read More »

Slammin’ Pulp Hero Stories

Slammin’ Pulp Hero Stories

There’s a new book out I’d like to recommend to anyone who’s a fan of pulp fiction– or anyone who just appreciates good writing. My friend Fred Blosser, known in some parts as an authority on Robert E. Howard, among other thi... Read More »

What Dreams May Come: Richard Matheson

What Dreams May Come: Richard Matheson

Richard Matheson passed away Sunday June 23 at age 87. He is probably the last of the giants who once walked the land. Rod Serling was one, Paddy Chayefsky was one, Stirling Silliphant was one. And Richard Matheson was most definitely one. Giants not... Read More »

Shaun of the Dead

Shaun of the Dead

Brad Pitt’s $200 million dollar zombie extravaganza World War Z just opened, and despite the reported problems  producer Pitt had getting the film made, including extensive rewrites and shooting of several additional scenes after test screening... Read More »

Flash Gordon Trilogy on DVD

Flash Gordon Trilogy on DVD

Howdy friends and neighbors. How’s it going? Been kinda wrapped up with writing projects to post much here. But also since this is a blog that comments on subjects far and wide, it’s been hard to find something to comment on that wasn... Read More »

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