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SCP – Secure Contain Protect

The SCP Foundation is ideal for those who are fond of X-Files or Welcome to Night Vale. SCP is a little hard to describe. It’s a compendium of stories written by many people, where the clandestine Foundation collects and captures … Continue reading

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The Expanse – Space Opera with Gravitas

I had read the first three books in The Expanse series in such a breathless rush it’s now hard for me to remember all the exact details. It was just flowed so well and was populated with great characters, pithy … Continue reading

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Bring Him Home!

We finally streamed Ridley Scott’s The Martian last week. I approached this with a mixture of excitement and trepidation. I loved the book. It was a funny, smart nail-biter full of hard science and some truly great characters. Ridley Scott … Continue reading

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Death Isn’t Cruel – Merely Terribly, Terribly Good at His Job

News is breaking that Terry Pratchett has died at the age of 66. This is a long expected blow to the science fiction/fantasy community. Terry had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s several years ago. In typical Pratchett style he referred to … Continue reading

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Working Towards a Weirder World

I’ve got this image on my desktop right now. I like these fantastical images to stir my imagination and to make me think weirder. Right now I’m sifting through both the short story and the novel. I’m looking for weak … Continue reading

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His was the Most…Human

Leonard Nimoy has passed away. “We are assembled here today to pay final respects to our honored dead… Of my friend, I can only say this: of all the souls I have encountered in my travels, his was the most… … Continue reading

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Newsflash: the Firefly guys were villains

Originally posted on Jay Kristoff – Literary Giant:
Hello droogs. So. This started as an idle tweet a few days back and devolved into a drunken conversation in which me and a buddy both proved we’ve spent waaaaaaaay too much…

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