For my last week of Influential Ladies of Science Fiction, I picked a woman who gave new meaning to being an Android. Also, the fangirl in me just had to pick her. Tricia Helfer as Cylon Number 6 not only showed us that Androids could be beautiful, they could be kick-butt dangerous as well. Ms. Helfer’s ability […]Read more "INFLUENTIAL LADY OF SCIENCE FICTION–TRICIA HELFER"
Welcome back. I do hope you enjoyed the four flash fiction pieces I’ve shared. If you missed them, feel free to click here to read them and other stories and poems. This week, I have a guest on board. Please welcome author of the Extinction Cycle and the Orbs series’, Nicholas Sansbury Smith. On Writing: […]Read more "GUEST POST–NICHOLAS SANSBURY SMITH"
Welcome back. Last week I started sharing with you a list of upcoming Cons for 2014. Please understand that the list I give you is not exhaustive, but you can find out about Cons the same way I do on Upcomingcons.com. The two Cons I want to share with you this week are the ones […]Read more "2014 CON SEASON-PART 2"
It’s the time of year when Geeks, fanboys/fangirls and nerds alike go gaga and head off to the Cons. For those of you who are new to Geekdom and do not know what a Con is, it is a Fan Conference thrown in several cities, put on by different organizations all over the world throughout the […]Read more "2014 CON SEASON-PART 1"
These past five weeks, I’ve introduced you to some of my favorite cheesy sci-fi movies. Well this week, I’ve left the granddaddy of them all for last. While there are several other movies I’d love to discuss with you, such as “Galaxy Quest“, “Krull”, and “The Fifth Element“, I couldn’t let this series end without mentioning […]Read more "THE KING OF SCI-FI CHEESE"
Hello sci-fi fans and thank you for coming back to visit. When I was a kid, my dad bought an Atari gaming system. We spent hours upon hours playing “Centipede”, “Space Invaders” and “Pac Man”. Little did we know, that there was actually someone watching the games to see who would get the highest scores. […]Read more "FROM TRAILER PARK TO OUTER SPACE"
Welcome back, intrepid science fiction fans. This week I want to introduce you to a movie that puts Molly Ringwald in a whole different light (and smell). This movie, is the story of a salvage operator who is desperate for money. So desperate that he courts death by going to a planet to rescue three […]Read more "THE FORBIDDEN ZONE OF CHEESE"