A few months ago, I had lunch with a new friend. She asked me what I liked to read and what I’d recommend for her summer reading. I have decided to share some of those recommendations that I gave her with you. “Strings On A Shadow Puppet” by one of my favorite authors (and friend) T.L. […]Read more "FUN SUMMER BEACH READING LIST"
As a sci-fi writer it stands to reason that I’m an avid sci-fi reader. However, last night as I was reading “The Gods of Mars“ by Edgar Rice Burroughs, I found myself rushing through some of the descriptive scenes. Suddenly, I felt as if I were locked in a totally dark room, while choking and in […]Read more "AN ECLECTIC READER IS A BETTER WRITER"
Very recently I met a person who was telling me that she knew another science fiction writer. She gave me the author’s name and I looked her up. Turns out, she’s not a sci-fi author at all. She’s a Paranormal Romance author. It has occurred to me that there may be a few people who read my blog and […]Read more "IS SCI-FI FANTASY?"
As a sci-f fan and writer, I am obligated to read certain books and watch certain movies. It is a burden but one that I gladly take on (she says smiling ecstatically). So the other night, well technically morning, I decided to watch “2010”. This is the follow-up movie to “2001: A Space Odyssey”. Now, […]Read more "FROM LASER BEAMS TO SOCIOLOGY"