Tag: fantasy

I think I’m more Fantasy than SciFi

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When it comes to my writing anyway. And then again, maybe my Scifi is simply subtle; it’s there in my stories but you don’t realize it. I wrote a lot more Scifi stuff when I was younger versus today, where…

Flash Fiction: Dungeon Master

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“Um…  Okay.  You’re standing at a crossroads.  You see before you a mist rising from the marsh.” Duncan stared out above his screen, only his eyes visible to the players crowded around the too small table.  To his left was…

Podcast: Episode 2

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Episode 2 Show notes and links Tech Update iPhone 3GS sales/news: Wall Street Journal  http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20090622-710455.html Information Week: http://www.informationweek.com/news/personal_tech/iphone/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=218100710 NY Times Online: http://gadgetwise.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/06/25/the-real-cost-of-an-iphone-3gs/ Apple Insider: http://www.appleinsider.com/articles/09/06/22/12_of_early_iphone_3g_buyers_report_ditching_their_blackberry.html Kindle News The Atlantic: http://meganmcardle.theatlantic.com/archives/2009/06/rethinking_the_kindle.php Gear Diary: http://www.geardiary.com/2009/06/19/kindles-drm-rears-its-ugly-head-and-it-is-ugly/ Games Mass Effect: http://www.macworld.com/article/141325/2009/06/masseffectgalaxy.html?lsrc=rss_main Cnet: http://news.cnet.com/8301-13506_3-10270870-17.html?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-20 Penny…

New thing I did – A Podcast

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So. Guess what I did this weekend? I created a podcast!! I decided that I have a face fit for radio… Or Podcasting… Anyway, spent the weekend working on this – hoping that I’ve worked the kinks out and it’ll…

100, 420 Words Later…

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Well, I’ve completed my draft manuscript for ‘Sam Kane’, my novel set in my ‘new universe’.  I was almost light headed as I typed ‘The End’ and realized that I did it; I completed the story. Now comes the fun…

Season Finale Round Up

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So.  This week we had several season finales and I want to talk a little bit about each of them, tell you what I thought of them, where they were weak and where they weren’t so much.  Spoliers abound, so…

New Versus Used

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When I lived in Tennessee, used book stores were huge.  I mean that in every possible sense of the word ‘huge’; they were hugely popular (could hardly find a parking spot), they were in these huge buildings (like warehouse stores),…

Weekly Review: SciFi TV

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Thought I’d do a quick review of SciFi on TV from this last week – at least, the stuff that I actually watch. Maybe throw a little Fantasy in as well. Spoilers abound so don’t read if you intend to…

Review: Taliesin

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So, I admit, I’m a little behind on this one. Taliesin, by Stephen R. Lawhead, was released in 1990, but I only recently picked it up on a visit to Barnes & Noble when I was looking for something to…