In a March 2014 article, the UK Guardian newspaper asked whether genre fiction sentences can equal those found in literary writers such as Joyce or Beckett. I put that challenge to the science fiction and fantasy fan community in my posts Great Science Fiction and Fantasy Sentences and More Great Science Fiction and Fantasy Sentences. I… Continue reading Great Science Fiction and Fantasy Sentences: Readers’ Comments
Month: January 2015
Are You Listening to Podcasts?
Can you hear it? There’s an audio counter-revolution underway. Maybe you are already a card-holding member of the vanguard. If not, there’s a whole new aural world to discover. Good old radio has reinvented itself as podcasts – audio files that can be listened to in various ways, such as on iPods (hence the name)… Continue reading Are You Listening to Podcasts?
Interview with Christopher J Garcia (Drink Tank, Journey Planet, Klaus at Gunpoint)
Originally posted on S.C. Flynn:
Welcome to another of my series of interviews with the people behind the science fiction and fantasy blogs and zines. My guest today is Christopher J Garcia, co-editor of The Drink Tank (Hugo winner for Best Fanzine in 2011, and 7-time nominee) with James Bacon and Vanessa Applegate, Journey Planet…
Interview with John DeNardo (SF Signal)
Originally posted on S.C. Flynn:
Welcome to a new regular feature of interviews with the people behind the science fiction and fantasy blogs and zines that we all read and enjoy so much. My first guest is John DeNardo, Managing Editor of SF Signal, a speculative fiction blog that has been sharing news, reviews,…
Interview with Mihai Adascalitei (Dark Wolf’s Fantasy Reviews)
Welcome to another in this ongoing series of interviews with the people behind the science fiction and fantasy sites. I am really appreciating the opportunity to get their views and I hope you are enjoying reading them. This evening I’ll be howling along under the full moon with the Dark Wolf himself, Mihai Adascalitei of… Continue reading Interview with Mihai Adascalitei (Dark Wolf’s Fantasy Reviews)
Interview with Steven Diamond (Elitist Book Reviews)
Today I’ll be talking with Steven Diamond, founder and editor of the 2013 & 2014 Hugo Nominated blog, Elitist Book Reviews (http://elitistbookreviews.com/). Steve also writes for Baen, Privateer Press, and numerous small publications. His debut YA Horror/Urban Fantasy novel, Residue, is set for release in 2015 through Ragnarok Publications, and he is the editor of… Continue reading Interview with Steven Diamond (Elitist Book Reviews)
Interview with Civilian Reader
My guest today is Stefan, aka Civilian Reader. He has been blogging and reviewing for over seven years. He sometimes works in publishing, journalism and research. He has also lived all over the world, and apparently can’t stop relocating. You can find him on Twitter and Facebook. One day, he hopes to own All The… Continue reading Interview with Civilian Reader
Interview with Pat Doherty (A Bitter Draft)
Welcome to another in this series of interviews with the people behind the blogs and sites. This time I’m shooting the breeze with Pat Doherty, webmaster of the speculative fiction blog A Bitter Draft, and inveterate Boston sports fan. SCy-Fy: A Bitter Draft started in 2013. What have been the major challenges so far? PD:… Continue reading Interview with Pat Doherty (A Bitter Draft)
An Interview with Geekritique!
Originally posted on Geekritique:
Hey, fellow geeks. Odd tidings. The tables have turned, and now I’m the one being interviewed. Fellow blogger and Science Fiction aficionado S.C. Flynn, has seen fit to interview me about my personal blogging experience. He’s on a mission to collect interviews from several science fiction/fantasy bloggers as a useful genre…
Interview with Dakota Lopez (Geekritique)
Today I’m hanging with Geekritique, or more formally Dakota Lopez. The blog’s title says it all. He’s a big geek and has a lot to say about popular culture, be that books, movies, shows, etc. As such, most of the content on Geekritique is reviews, but he’s not afraid to highlight movie trailers, editorials, or… Continue reading Interview with Dakota Lopez (Geekritique)