Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Fantastic Tele-Vision Machine: Orphan Black

(I apologize, somewhat, for the hyperbolic title. I’ve been reading a lot of golden-age science fiction and the semantics tend to be a little bit contagious. Then again, one should never apologize for reading golden-age science fiction) About five minutes … Continue reading

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Some Zelazny for ya

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Daily Prompt 8/31/2013

We’re closing out the month with another from “The Battle of Evermore” because it’s awesome. Off of Led Zeppelin IV. “The dark Lord rides in force tonight” -Page, Plant

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Daily Prompt 8/30/2013

Today’s prompt comes from “Down by the Seaside” off of Physical Graffiti. “Sing loud for the sunshine” -Page, Plant

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Read This Now: The Black Jewels Trilogy by Anne Bishop

I owe a favor to a regular customer at Denny’s years ago who recommended this trilogy to me. As an avid reader of more traditional epic fantasy, I was intrigued by his description of a series that was darker, and … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt 8/29/2013

Some lyrics from “Rock and Roll” off of Led Zeppelin IV. “Oh, it seems so long since we walked in the moonlight” -Bonham, Jones, Page, Plant

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No Webcast Today!

Thanks to vacations this week, we won’t be recording our weekly webcast today, but we’ll be back on schedule next week. We’ll still be posting our regular comments, prompts, memes, and articles, though. Also, you should wish our wonderful editor … Continue reading

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