Monthly Archives: June 2010

Book review: The Complete Hammer’s Slammers (vol 1)

The Complete Hammer’s Slammers (volume 1), David Drake. Baen, 2009. (Individual stories 1974-2005) I enjoy reading space opera and books about people fighting in space. The stories I write are about people fighting in space. It’s a good idea to … Continue reading

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Book review: Das Paradies am Rande der Stadt

Das Paradies am Rande der Stadt, Volker StrĂ¼bing. yedermann, 2005. Paradies und Das, Zeitschock In my quest for German-original science fiction, I managed to find one book, at least on a bookshelf and that didn’t require ordering via amazon. I … Continue reading

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Book review: Dear Shameless Death

Dear Shameless Death, Latife Tekin (trans Saliha Paker/Mel Kenne). 1st ed 1983, 1st translation 2001. Marion Boyars Publishers (UK). Magical realism is not typically a genre I read. I wanted to find books about Turkey, written by Turkish people, that … Continue reading

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RetroSpec publication date & cover!

While I was away, Karen Romanko, editor of the anthology my flash fiction piece will be appearing in, got the layout finished, and we now have a publication date! September 7, 2010. I’ll post links to where you can buy … Continue reading

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Been a long time.

Sorry for that. I was in Europe for 6 weeks, and I didn’t have much interest in updating. I have 3 book reviews, a manga review, and some exciting news about RetroSpec to post in the next few days. For … Continue reading

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