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Wicked Wonders Wicked Wonderful

Wicked Wonders Wicked Wonderful

In the battle between literary fiction and genre fiction, Ellen Klages belongs to both sides, as her engaging collection of short stories Wicked Wonders demonstrates. Read More »

Scide Splitters: In Space No One Can Hear You Laugh by Mike Resnick

Scide Splitters: In Space No One Can Hear You Laugh by Mike Resnick

Scide Splitters reviews a story collection by one of science fiction and fantasy’s most prolific authors of short form humorous fiction. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Unidentified Funny Objects 3 edited by Alex Shvartsman

Scide Splitters: Unidentified Funny Objects 3 edited by Alex Shvartsman

Science fiction and fantasy’s only annual humor anthology returns with stories from Robert Silverberg, Mike Resnick, Tim Pratt, Piers Anthony, Kevin J. Anderson, Jody Lynn Nye, and more. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Antigrav: Cosmic Comedies by SF Masters edited by Philip Strick

Scide Splitters: Antigrav: Cosmic Comedies by SF Masters edited by Philip Strick

Scide Splitters reviews an anthology from the 1970s featuring some of the most prominent names in SF humor at the time. Read More »

What Did You Do Before You Were Famous…?

What Did You Do Before You Were Famous…?

Reading about famous authors before they were famous may give some aide and comfort to those struggling now. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Venus on the Half-Shell by Philip José Farmer

Scide Splitters: Venus on the Half-Shell by Philip José Farmer

A review of Philip José Farmer's Venus on the Half Shell before its December reissue. Read More »

A conversation with the Hall of Fame illustrator Murray Tinkelman

A conversation with the Hall of Fame illustrator Murray Tinkelman

This past February I had the great pleasure of speaking with Mr. Murray Tinkelman, the famous and award winning illustrator. This came about by my wanting to do something different for once in the blog. Mr. Tinkelman has been one of my favourite cov... Read More »