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Review: Unexplained Fevers, by Jeannine Hall Gailey

Review: Unexplained Fevers, by Jeannine Hall Gailey

Unexplained Fevers brings Snow White, Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty and others into the present day and/or the real world, making them get MRI’s, buy cars, and putting their images in glossy magazines. Read More »

One Hell Of A Story: A Review of Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity

One Hell Of A Story: A Review of Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity

“Houston, I have a bad feeling about this mission…” Gravity is a constant reality to humanity.  It forever keeps our feet planted on the Earth we’ve risen up from and is innate to the way we live as sentient organisms –... Read More »

Book Review: Dr. Sleep. Does Every Book Really Need a Sequel?

Book Review: Dr. Sleep. Does Every Book Really Need a Sequel?

Does Dr. Sleep stack up against The Shining? Read More »

Video Game Review: Ascend: Hand of Kul

Video Game Review: Ascend: Hand of Kul

Ascend: Hand of Kul Signal Studios Microsoft Free This summer Microsoft has made it a priority to release and create more free games for its gold service. Ascend: Hand of Kul, while in beta, is their latest one of these. Developed by Signal Studios a... Read More »

Fanzines—to LOC or not to LOC?

Fanzines—to LOC or not to LOC?

This essay on Letters of Comment is definitely not a WAHF Read More »

Book Review: Vicious, by V.E. Schwab

Book Review: Vicious, by V.E. Schwab

V.E. (Victoria) Schwab’s people are called EO, for ExtraOrdinary people; people with something extra. These abilities are not genetic, nor are they the result of spilled chemicals (The Flash), extraterrestrial birth (Superman) or encounters with supe... Read More »

Film Review: The Colony

Film Review: The Colony

I wasn’t overly impressed with the film. I had expected a half-decent SF movie, and what I got was maybe a quarter decent. Read More »

Review: The Dunwich Horror by H. P. Lovecraft

Review: The Dunwich Horror by H. P. Lovecraft

I am still slogging my way through the complete works of HP Lovecraft. My Kindle tells me I am 28% done, of course that doesn’t count all of the stories I already have read, but just haven’t reached yet in the collection. Nevertheless, I ... Read More »

Review: The Eye with Which the Universe Beholds Itself by Ian Sales

While everyone is covering the Hugos, I’m taking my own path and following the Sidewise Awards for Alternate History, which will be awarded at this year’s Worldcon. In my effort to post a review of each work nominated this year on the Alt... Read More »

Review: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Review: The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

Classic works of science fiction can be timeless for many fans, but they will not always translate well with modern fandom. Issues include implausible science, obsolete predictions or an unfamiliar writing style. I saw some of this when I read The Ca... Read More »

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