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What is SF?

Some definitions from SF authors. Also, I started a discussion on this topic with a lengthy first post in the [...]

August 7, 2003 // 0 Comments

FictionWise

Recently I acquired an iPAQ 1910 (thanks Tim!) and, in the course of getting it setup, I came across FictionWise. They sell ebooks for Microsoft’s PocketPC Reader [...]

August 5, 2003 // 3 Comments

REVIEW: The Fear of God by B. A. Chepaitis

REVIEW SUMMARY: Mediocre paranormal cop story MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Psi-powered doctor must learn secrets from a cult leader to prevent a worldwide plague MY REVIEW: [...]

August 5, 2003 // 2 Comments

SWG and Moveable Type

Star Wars Galaxies FAQ by Bindy Balaroo is a FAQ site dedicated to SWG. Big deal, I know, except that Moveable Type is being used to power it. He’s not using MT as [...]

August 4, 2003 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Leaping to the Stars by David Gerrold

REVIEW SUMMARY: Fun reading for younger and older audiences. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A teenager and his family escape the collapse of Earth by traveling to an outer world [...]

August 3, 2003 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Replay by Ken Grimwood

REVIEW SUMMARY: An excellent novel spawned from an intriguing idea! MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A man dies and gets to relive the last twenty five years. Again and again. MY [...]

August 2, 2003 // 0 Comments

Top Ten Most Reprinted Stories

Scroll down a little to see the list. There are 23 “top ten” stories because of ties. The 12 I’ve read were all [...]

July 31, 2003 // 0 Comments

Star Wars Galaxies Impressions

I’ve recently been playing SWG, along with Scott and a few other people, and I thought I’d post some thoughts that I have concerning it. When SWG was first [...]

July 31, 2003 // 6 Comments

Update to SFSignal

So no one thinks I haven’t done anything with the site recently, I have! Each entry on the main page now has its category displayed, and it is also a link to the [...]

July 28, 2003 // 1 Comment

The XXX-Men?

Briefly noted at SciFi Weekly: Stan Lee has partnered with Playboy to develop a cartoon TV series starring Hugh Hefner as the leader of an elite crime-fighting team of [...]

July 26, 2003 // 1 Comment

Spiderman 2

The Spiderman 2 website is up…one year before its release. Sorry to muck with your post but the picture doesn’t work the comments [...]

July 26, 2003 // 3 Comments

The Pain, The Hurting!

Holy bad ‘singing’ Bat Man! This is horrific. But, like a train wreck, you can’t help but [...]

July 25, 2003 // 2 Comments

Real Forum?

Is it possible to replace the poor comments section of the blog with a real forum? I’d recommend PHPBB if [...]

July 25, 2003 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

REVIEW SUMMARY: Thought-provoking classic SF MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: In the future, all books are outlawed and burned by firemen. MY REVIEW: PROS: Some interesting [...]

July 24, 2003 // 12 Comments

SciFi Pictures – Encrypt

Encrypt, from the SciFi Channel, is on tomorrow night. Parts of this sound interesting, although the whole ecological disaster motif annoys me, but I guess they needed [...]

July 23, 2003 // 4 Comments