Tag: book

Wednesday Doodle: The Dark Arts


I doodle.  You doodle too.  Today I have doodled for you… BEHOLD!  A couple of nefarious people doing nefarious things… This one is another example of my scanner not liking my pencils.  Everyone (and thing?) is a critic…  Essentially you…

Space Battles Reviews


Reviews are coming in on the Space Battles anthology and my short story, First Contact. BookWormBlues had this to say: On the flip side, my favorite story in the anthology was First Contact by Patrick Hester. While it did have…

Writing Journal: Y2 Day 16


The weekend was good to me.  3400 words one day, 4300 the next.  Not too shabby. When I started writing Cold as Ice, the story flowed really well.  I wrote the first part fairly quickly before my mind, racing ahead,…

Review: Soulless by Gail Carriger


Soulless by Gail Carriger My rating: 4 of 5 stars I picked this book up after talking with the lovely and engaging Gail Carriger for the SF Signal podcast. Karen Burnham, blogger for SF Signal, for her own site http://spiralgalaxyreviews.blogspot.com/…

A Book I haven’t read yet: Medalon


Think of these posts as the opposite of a review – cuz I haven’t actually read the book yet… I have impulse control problems – especially when it comes to buying books.  SO, this results in my always having a…

Review: Harry Potter


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is the sixth in the series from JK Rowling and the first that I read before seeing the movie, which may have colored my experience just a bit.

I want to say up front that I enjoyed the film, I really did. It was a good movie for what it is.

I’ve been trying to verbalize what I didn’t like about the film, and it’s taken me a week to finally realize what it is.

Review: Blood Rites


I’ve been reading the Dresden files for a while now, so I’m really hooked. “Blood Rites” is by no means the latest book in the series, it’s simply the latest one I’ve read and I really liked it. Harry Dresden:…