The first time I saw The Last Jedi, I was less than thrilled. For the first time ever, I found my attention wandering during a Star Wars film the first time I saw it. On leaving the theater, however, I decided that Episode VIII would likely become my favorite installment of the current trilogy … eventually. I’ve now seen… Read More The Last Jedi, and Why Rose Tico is the Hero Star Wars Needed
So Quentin Tarantino wants to direct an R-rated Star Trek, and it looks like Paramount is going to let him. It’s a strange world we’ve been living in the last few years, and getting stranger. Reactions to the probability of Tarantino’s Trek are mixed. I’ve seen some great memes come out of this. But one of… Read More Tarantino and Trek
Both volumes of The Voidstrider Saga are now available to purchase on Amazon. Kindle editions are $2.99 (or free for those with Kindle Unlimited) and paperbacks run $6.99. Click the cover image below to see each book’s details.
An Officer of the Fleet is finished – at last! I meant to have the second volume of The Voidstrider Saga finished over the summer, aiming for a release date as close as possible to one year following Revolt on Vesta. Alas … life. Anyway, it’s all done now and going through the very final stages before… Read More Voidstrider 2 is Finished
The Adventures of Jimmy Stick will be FREE for the next five days, beginning today. “This book looks inside the mind of a zombie, meets Hunter S. Thompson in Hell, and raises some thoughtful questions … It has patriotism, terrorism, scary Christians and paranoid survivalists … It is comic relief for the anxieties of the modern day… Read More FREE E-BOOK
Men Will Lose the Most Jobs to Robots, and That’s OK by Laurie Penny, writing for WIRED. I’ve been a fan of Laurie Penny’s writing for a number of years, having first discovered her through a link on warrenellis.com. I opened up this month’s issue of Wired and found a short opinion piece about the looming threat… Read More Some Things I’m Reading Lately – 8-5-2017
Everything you know about James T. Kirk is bullshit; transhumanism is a religion; and Google is doomed. Just a few things I’ve been reading lately.… Read More Some Things I’m Reading Lately – 5-18-17
A few nights ago I had a dream. It unfolded in the typical way of dreams, disjointed events unfolding without conscious direction. At one point I was given a beer. I looked down at the bottle and saw it was a Miller Lite, at which point I rejected the narrative of the dream and went hunting for… Read More Lucid Dreaming with Awful Beer