Hannes Bok

AN ANNIVERSARY and a FUN BOOK (Review): “JUSTICE GIRL”

AN ANNIVERSARY and a FUN BOOK (Review): “JUSTICE GIRL”

After congratulating himself on his 40 years doing conventions, Steve discusses a quasi-SF-ish book about superheroes on TV in the 1950s. It's fun! Read More »

FANS, PROSE & CONS: Review of King’s “REVIVAL”

FANS, PROSE & CONS: Review of King’s “REVIVAL”

Steve's take on Stephen King's newest new book, Revival. Read More »

The Artful Collector: Why Artists Disappear

The Artful Collector: Why Artists Disappear

1992 Cover art by Sam Rakeland, active in the fantasy field from the late 80s to mid-1990s, then disappeared 🙂 You may be wondering what inspired my ongoing series “Where are they Today?”  – postings which shed light on the doings o... Read More »

Want to Become a BNF? (Big Name Fan?) Here’s One Long Forgotten Fan Who Tried.

Want to Become a BNF? (Big Name Fan?) Here’s One Long Forgotten Fan Who Tried.

R. Graeme Cameron instructs us in the fine art of becoming a BNF - or nearly so. (It might be advisable to strive for Filthy Pro status instead....) Read More »

More Fannish Nostalgia: My First Convention; My First Fanzine

More Fannish Nostalgia: My First Convention; My First Fanzine

Steve recounts the details of his fannish deflowering Read More »

The Artful Collector: The Major Awards for Artists and ART: The Hugo

The Artful Collector: The Major Awards for Artists and ART: The Hugo

After years of Worldcon artshows and  panels Jane finds herself in the spotlight as AGOH and, for once, really nervous. with Scalzi playing “Leno” as pseudo TV interviewer at the 2012 Worldcon opening ceremony. As I was downloading some b... Read More »