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Eye-Opening SF: "Saving the World Through Science Fiction - James Gunn, Writer, Teacher and Scholar” by Michael R. Page
“Thus, traditional criticism’s charge that science fiction isn’t, in general, ‘literary’ because sci...
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Some Old SF Stuff I Bought on eBay
I do like old science fiction book covers- not just Penguin, but all the more lurid publishers as we...
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Oobla Dee Oobla Dah SF: "The Collapsing Empire" by John Scalzi
I recently bought a box of pulp SF from eBay - most dating from the 50s and 60s. Lantern-jawed, pipe...
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Micro-Fiction, Text 009: "The Fever of Storms and Floods" by Myselfie
Here, if you care for this sort of thing.
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Popcorn Shakespeare: "The Hollow Crown I - Richard II" by Rupert Goold, Starring Ben Whishaw
Well, was last night's "Richard II" well worth watching? The director conveyed the story, the plo...
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Complex Patterning: "Alfred Bester" by Jad Smith
“These stories not only show Bester’s writable approach in the making but also reveal that his aesth...
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Octaviasdottir: “New York 2140” by Kim Stanley Robinson
“Did you ever read Waiting for Godot? “No.” “Did you ever read Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead...
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Champions League 2017: Real Madrid vs. Juventus (4-1; Ronaldo scored 2 and made a huge difference in the game)
Just going to come out and say it, I am an unashamed, unadulterated admirer of Cristiano Ronaldo. As...
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Frog in a Pot of Cold Water Over the Fire: "The Four Thousand, The Eight Hundred" by Greg Egan
After reading the latest Egan’s work, I got thinking about the Caribbean Islands. I understand that ...
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Professor of Something: "Learn Better" by Ulrich Boser
“The act of writing is a good example of metacognition because when we think about composing sentenc...
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