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Ripe Conditions for a Fine Time — Review

May 9, 2009 No Comments »

Some friends of mine at work are involved with a local stage production — and they’ve done a very fine job. Below is my review of the play (cross-posed from... Read More »

Susan Boyle Performance

April 15, 2009 No Comments »

If you haven’t seen (heard) this, you need to.  Really Read More »

Martian Movies – What are your faves?

April 12, 2009 No Comments »

This question has been bugging me for a while now: Why aren’t there more good SF movies about Mars?  I mean, there are plenty of good SF books about Mars,... Read More »

Dave Arneson, RIP

April 8, 2009 No Comments »

Dave Arneson passed away today after a long illness.  He was the co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons, the game that changed my life and resulted in marriage (my wife plays,... Read More »

Big Changes in 2009

April 7, 2009 No Comments »

Well, it’s been a few months since I wrote here (You are keeping up on my regular blog, though, right?), and a lot has happened in that time.  Importantly, I’m... Read More »

Uncanny New Year

January 2, 2009 No Comments »

Happy New Year, one and all!  May 2009 be even better than we hope! Good news for the start of 2009!  Uncanny Radio has been selected as a featured show... Read More »

Michelle Update

November 21, 2008 No Comments »

Here’s an update about Michelle & her family (from her sister, who works in comics): * Michelle has gotten her baby’s body and had had the funeral. Real-life is weirder... Read More »

A Tragic Story – Please Help

October 26, 2008 No Comments »

This is no internet rumor. I know the people involved, and the tragedy is real. There is a paypal account near the bottom for donations. Please pass this along to... Read More »

Pay the Writer

October 8, 2008 No Comments »

This video “rant” by Harlan Ellison keeps coming up in conversations with fellow authors, probably because the problem he addresses is common to pretty much every professional writer in the... Read More »

Larry Elmore Speaks! D&D, Art, and other stuff.

September 24, 2008 No Comments »

I had to share this video of artist supreme Larry Elmore. Not only because he’s my old old cell-mate at TSR, but also so I could test the video capability... Read More »