Two news items caught my attention today. Though they don’t actually have anything to do with each other, reading them one after the other evokes a certain comic-book planet: An international team of astronomers from Switzerland, France and Portugal have discovered the most Earth-like planet outside our Solar System to date. The planet has a [...]
Hello world! Kerrigan is having her first book published! Hooray! Publication date is May 18, 2007. You can get more info at the following links: Creatrix Books and Kerrigan’s new website! (much credit and kudos to Chris as creator and webmaster of aforementioned new website!)
I am: Philip José Farmer This prolific author brings surprising depths to he-man adventure tales, and broke science fiction’s prudery barrier. Which science fiction writer are you? Having never read Farmer, I’m at something of a loss. Perhaps I shall.
[Adam says:] Personally, I think garments’ lost travels are more interesting than the post cards you sometimes see of a garden gnome traveling the world: The cloak worn by Sir Alec Guinness in Star Wars has been rediscovered after nearly three decades. After Guinness wore the garment for his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi, it was [...]
K and I are going to give National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) a try this year. It goes something like this: starting on November 1st, each of us has to write a 50,000-word (175-page) novel by midnight on November 30th. It’s not as crazy as it sounds; hordes of people finish every year, mostly by [...]