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March 2009

SF Signal Welcomes Carl Vincent

March 31, 2009 // 12 Comments

Is there no sanctity in the hallowed halls of blogging? Will they let just anyone in? If we have anything to say about it…yes! To that end, we’ve added a new [...]

REVIEW: Just a Geek by Wil Wheaton

March 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

REVIEW SUMMARY: Who’d have thought you get valuable life lessons from Wesley Crusher? MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Actor Wil Wheaton’s musings about the transition [...]

Free Fiction for 3/31/09

March 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

Free Fiction [courtesy of QuasarDragon] From Pyr: “Fire and Sleet” by James Enge. Audion Fiction: @Escape Pod: “Sumo21” by Daniel Braum, read by [...]

SF Tidbits for 3/31/09

March 31, 2009 // 2 Comments

Interviews & Profiles: National Review Online podcast-interviews Gene Wolfe (The Best of Gene Wolfe) and asks the impossible question “Which story is your [...]

18 Recently Free SF/F Stories

March 30, 2009 // 1 Comment

Thanks to the ever-vigilant Free Speculative Fiction Online, these recently free stories came to my attention, an now yours: James P. Blaylock: “The Dry Spell” [...]

SF Tidbits for 3/30/09

March 30, 2009 // 0 Comments

Kay Kenyon starts her stories with world building. SFF Audio adds Ted Chiang to its ever-growing list of author pages which feature podcast/story links for each writer. [...]

Tube Bits For 03/30/2009

March 30, 2009 // 1 Comment

Many people didn’t like the way Galactica ended, but Ron Moore kicked around a somewhat different ending that involved the Galactica herself, on Earth (2). That’s [...]

SF Tidbits for 3/29/09

March 29, 2009 // 1 Comment

Harlan Ellison’s name popped up twice today: In Andrew Wheeler’s Harlan Ellison’s Introductions post, and in Scott Edelman’s dreams. Talk about [...]

Science Fiction Films of the 1950s

March 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

The New York Times, using next Friday”s release of the 1950s SciFi film parody/homage Alien Tresspass, looks at the science fiction films of the 1950s. Salient quotage: [...]

REVIEW: Nation by Terry Pratchett

March 28, 2009 // 7 Comments

REVIEW SUMMARY: One of Pratchett’s strongest and most passionate works. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Disparate and unlikely survivors of a devastating tsunami wave band [...]

SF Tidbits for 3/28/09

March 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

Cover Pr0n Post Award of the Day goes to…Neal Asher, for sharing the stunning Jon Sullivan covers of some reissues of his books. (Bonus points to Karen Burnham for [...]

GIVEAWAY: Monsters vs. Aliens Prize Pack

March 27, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Signal has 5 Monsters vs. Aliens prize packs to give away to five lucky readers. Each prize pack contains: Monsters Vs. Aliens: The Official Movie Adaptation – Susan [...]

PortmeiriCon Kicks Off This Weekend

March 27, 2009 // 0 Comments

Prisoner fans rejoice! PortmeiriCon kicks off this weekend in Portmeirion, the location where they shot The Prisoner. Read all about it in my post at AMC’s SciFi [...]
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