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AMAZING PEOPLE:  ERIN UNDERWOOD

AMAZING PEOPLE: ERIN UNDERWOOD

A good review for Underwood's The Grimm Future Read More »

SPECIAL NOTE

SPECIAL NOTE

Notice of possible changes to the publishing schedule. Read More »

My 1941 Retro Hugo Awards Final Ballot

My 1941 Retro Hugo Awards Final Ballot

My votes for the 1941 Retro Hugo Awards. Read More »

NEWS FROM FANDOM: 5/1/16

NEWS FROM FANDOM: 5/1/16

Would it surprise to learn there's a lot about the Hugo Awards in here? Read More »

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

2016 HUGO AWARDS SANS PUPPY TAINT Top 20 Vampires in Books & Literature The 2016 Hugo Award & 1941 Retro Hugo Award Finalists The Ten Greatest Wizards of All Time George R.R. Martin’s Doorways: The TV Show That Never Was AMAZING THINGS: Pedro Paulet’s Torpedo Plane Vote Your Conscience Individualism, Atheism, and the Search for God in Cormac McCarthy’s The Road AMAZING NEWS: 4/24/16 There ... Read More »

Vote Your Conscience

Vote Your Conscience

Thoughts on voting No Award Read More »

Anime roundup 4/28/2016: Who’s the Boss

Anime roundup 4/28/2016: Who’s the Boss

In this week's viewing: Kagewani gets around to updating us on the title character, The Lost Village is cagey about its protagonist, and more! Read More »

REVIEWS: MIDNIGHT SPECIAL and AURORA GRAPHIC NOVEL NOMINEES!

REVIEWS: MIDNIGHT SPECIAL and AURORA GRAPHIC NOVEL NOMINEES!

This week Steve does short reviews of a new movie plus five (5!) Aurora Award nominees for Graphic Novel... and asks for your consideration as well. Read More »

The Clubhouse; Fanzine Reviews: 1952 Worldcon: Deros Among Us.

The Clubhouse; Fanzine Reviews: 1952 Worldcon: Deros Among Us.

Part 2 of Fanzine review: OPUS #20 Opus (V.2 #7 Whole Number #20) January 1953 Faned: W. Max Keasler Of supreme interest (to me at least) is that this column “The Club House” (which I always refer to as ‘Clubhouse’) started up in the pages of AMAZING in March of 1948 with Rog Phillips as the first columnist, the concept of the column and its title having first been conceived by then AMAZING editor... Read More »

I’ve Been Watching Doctor Who for a Long Time

I’ve Been Watching Doctor Who for a Long Time

  Okay, let me just put this out there. My favorite science fiction TV program is Doctor Who. To most of you that statement probably elicits a shrug of the shoulders and a casual “Meh. Whatever”. But let me put it this way; The show has been going on longer than I’ve been alive. And I’m no spring chicken. I’m not a wet-behind-the-ears fanboy who thinks that SF fandom started... Read More »

Exclusive Excerpt: Hellmaw 7: Of the Essence by Gabrielle Harbowy

Exclusive Excerpt: Hellmaw 7: Of the Essence by Gabrielle Harbowy

When a powerful daemon is murdered on modern-day Earth, all signs point in the same direction Read More »

There Be Space Pirates in Science Fiction Romance

There Be Space Pirates in Science Fiction Romance

Space Pirates! They seem a fitting subject for SF Romance - and they are! Read More »

My World and Welcome to It

My World and Welcome to It

A note on some things affecting the future of Amazing Stories. Read More »

Hellmaw Cover Gallery

Hellmaw Cover Gallery

A demonic cover gallery. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Martians, Go Home by Fredric Brown

Scide Splitters: Martians, Go Home by Fredric Brown

Science fiction writers had long warned the people of earth about the potential of a Martian invasion, but nothing could have prepared them for a billion jeering Little Green Men. Read More »

Noticias Literatura 27-4

Noticias Literatura 27-4

A Science Fiction talk show from Malaga Read More »

The Big Bang Theory Recap: S:09 E:21 The Viewing Party Combustion

The Big Bang Theory Recap: S:09 E:21 The Viewing Party Combustion

The Gang watches Game of Thrones Read More »

2016 HUGO AWARDS SANS PUPPY TAINT

2016 HUGO AWARDS SANS PUPPY TAINT

How to vote in order to keep puppy taint off your ballot. Read More »

The 2016 Hugo Award & 1941 Retro Hugo Award Finalists

The 2016 Hugo Award & 1941 Retro Hugo Award Finalists

Puppy slate roundup and preparing for the awards announcement. Read More »

George R.R. Martin’s Doorways: The TV Show That Never Was

George R.R. Martin’s Doorways: The TV Show That Never Was

If Doorways had been picked up and was even successful, Martin may never have written the first book in A Song of Ice and Fire Read More »

Film Review: The Huntsman: Winter’s War

Film Review: The Huntsman: Winter’s War

The Huntsman: Winter’s War is textbook sequel failure. Read More »

Security Check by Arthur C. Clarke

Security Check by Arthur C. Clarke

Security Check by Arthur C. Clarke is a compelling short story classic from one of the masters and a charming example of what archetypal science fiction looks like. Read More »

AMAZING THINGS:  Pedro Paulet’s Torpedo Plane

AMAZING THINGS: Pedro Paulet’s Torpedo Plane

Before von Braun, before even Goddard, there was Pedro Paulet, the Boy Who Dreamed of the Moon Read More »

Who’ll Stand Up for the Other?

Who’ll Stand Up for the Other?

Science Fiction is cool with aliens. Except when they're from a certain neighborhood. Read More »

AMAZING NEWS: 4/24/16

AMAZING NEWS: 4/24/16

Awards, beautiful nebulae, a space pioneer documentary and much more Read More »

AMAZING NEWS FROM FANDOM: 4/24/16

AMAZING NEWS FROM FANDOM: 4/24/16

Pulitzer Prize, Moon Rover, awards, awards, awards, conventions and bean paste cakes. Read More »

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

TIME MACHINE: Popular Posts

If you missed it, you haven't missed it, you just need to read it. Read More »

JO PHAN’S READS:  This Week in Fanzines

JO PHAN’S READS: This Week in Fanzines

A tidal wave of new titles! Read More »

Take A Break

Take A Break

Sometimes we all need a break. Read More »

BOOK REVIEW: STAR GUARD BY ANDRE NORTON and other stuff

BOOK REVIEW: STAR GUARD BY ANDRE NORTON and other stuff

This week Steve's all over the map. He reviews an old YA by Andre Norton, talks about cover artists (including Ed Emshwiller) and answers a comment from a reader. Oh, and he throws in a little egoboo for himself. Read More »

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