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Weekend Roundup: March 2-8


  Tweet of the Day: The Golden Fool: a Swashbuckling Elizabethan Debacle ——– This week has been a mess. I spent most of last night in the emergency room with my mom. She is better now, nothing life threatening, but she did have some serious pain. Dad had to have a study too, the one […]

Weekend Rounup: December 15-21


For the ladies…. Tweet of the Day: The Stem of Jesse ——– We seem to be running out of weeks in the year. Soon it will be down to days, then hours and finally a few precious seconds. After that, if you are not already drunk, you’ll say, “Oh well, here we go again!” But […]

Space for Rent: Six Long Years


Tweet of the Day:  Women Destroy Science Fiction! ——– I woke up this morning and WordPress announce triumphantly that this blog, yes, ye olde little blog, has been going on strong for six years. Six years, I’ve been at it for six years. Six winters mild winters, six humid scorching summers, a few bouts of […]

Weekend Roundup: December 8-14


  Tweet of the Day: Letter to Hitler ——- The holidays are becoming a blink and you miss it kind of affair, aren’t they? The sun dims, the wind blows, the chill comes. So it is that at this time of year we seek the comfort of family, friends and home. We remember the old […]

Weekedn Roundup: November 24-30


Tweet of the Day: False Equivalency: Selfies and Diversity in SFF ——– <Looks at the calendar> Oh, boy! The year, the year she is gone already! I expect it will start to snow soon on my blog (it’s a WordPress thing). That might also explain my sudden impulse to write short stories.  Long time readers […]

Weekend Roundup: October 20-26


  Tweet of the Day: Halloween- Supper for the Dead ——— This week had been a tad more productive blogging wise but still most of the stuff I posted was filler for the things I really wanted to write but for some reason could not manage to get around to writing them. I did manage […]

TV Tropes Monday: All Hail The Great God Mickey


Tweet of the Day: Slightly Dark Hero on Aisle One! ——— The world has gone to hell in a hand basket, but man kind, in some form, survives. Sadly, none in is around to carry out the knowledge of the Old World, except for a few fragmented memories or mementos. Thus when it comes to […]

Weekend Roundup: February 17-23


Tweet of the Day: What’s The Secret Of A Successful Science Fiction&Romance Combination? ——- It seems I got my groove back. Another week of regular posting, if a bit late each day. In other news a story I sent to an anthology didn’t make it, but I got a nice, thorough reply and an invitation […]

Five Years of Telling Sucky Stories


Tweet of the Day: Crouching Terrier, Hidden Kitty ——- Yeah, WordPress has just informed me that I have spent the last five years posting misspelled posts, stories, opinion pieces and the like. Five years! Wow! And then world ends tumor, go figure! Stay safe, and Happy Holidays to all of you who have come along […]

Dad and the Tree Cat


Tweet of the Day: Writer’s Don’t Wait for New Year’s Resolutions —— Cold floor, the floor was cold, oh so very cold. I should’ve worn the slippers, should have, would have, didn’t…cold floor. Cold floors and Christmas trees, a reminder of Holidays past when I would, at some dark morning hour wake up and sneak […]