Well, almost complete. Tuscany Bay Books’ landmark anthology series, which they acquired from Superversive Press, has nearly wrapped up production. Planetary Anthology: Neptune*, the tenth book in the series, released this past December. There is now only one volume left to be published – Planetary Anthology: Saturn! (It is available for pre-order as an e-book … Continue reading Bulletin: “The Circle Is Now Complete!”
Need an idea for your latest space opera, hard sci-fi novel, or science fiction short story? Or are you just curious? Whatever the case, the article linked below should be interesting reading: Scientists find promising 'superhabitable' planets that may be 'better' than Earth The search for paradisiacal exoplanets is on. Amanda Kooser Oct. 5, 2020 … Continue reading Super Planets!
Have you ever heard of the Sand Cat? If not, this link will tell you more about this beautiful little desert feline. And if you are wondering how this information could possibly apply to fiction, check out Andre Norton’s novel Beast Master*. There is a very big sand cat in that story. One who is … Continue reading Sneaky, Sandy Felines….
Planetary Anthology: Uranus* is now on Audiobook*, readers! Along with Planetary Anthology: Pluto* and Planetary Anthology: Luna*, which includes one of my other stories, you can now listen to all the fantastic sci-fi/fantasy tales enclosed in this volume from Tuscany Bay Books. With time, the entire series will be available in e-book, paperback, and Audiobook. … Continue reading Bulletin: Planetary Anthology Uranus Audiobook Is Here!
Pearls Before Swine is not the best comic strip, nor is it this author’s favorite. But it does tend to be funny more often than not, and sometimes it can even be profound. Witness the three panel comic below: I will admit that I smiled when I first read this strip. No matter how you … Continue reading “Joy to the Fishes in the Deep Blue Sea….”
Were you a fan of LEGO’s Bionicle franchise at one point, readers? If so, then this story about the toys may be right up your alley: LEGO Almost Went Bankrupt. These Heroes Saved Our Bricks. How a brain tumor inspired Bionicle, one of the most popular toys of a generation. BY DAVID LUMB JUN 21, 2020 … Continue reading Bionicle to the Rescue!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zlTTz_INxMg While listening to Thundercats, Ho! – Creating a Pop Culture Phenomenon, something said by one of the interviewees caught this author’s ear. For those who may not recognize the title of the linked video, Thundercats* was a 1980s animated television series for children. It focused on a race of humanoid cats or feline humanoids … Continue reading Is the Sky Really the Limit?
Reese “The Devil of the Sea” is one of the best episodes in the second season of Zoids: Chaotic Century.* In this installment, minor villainess Reese confronts Fiona Elisi Linnett, the main heroine and love interest for the hero, Van Flyheight. Using her psychic abilities, Reese forces Fiona to see a vision of Van being … Continue reading Reflecting on the Flashback Technique
Cirsova Magazine’s Summer Issue is LIVE, readers! You can now purchase either the e-book* or paperback* copies of this great issue through these Amazon Affiliate links. When you do, Amazon will pay this author a small fee at no extra cost to you. The same will be true if you buy something completely different through … Continue reading Bulletin: Cirsova’s Summer Issue Is LIVE!!!
Planetary Anthology: Luna* joins its big brother, Planetary Anthology: Pluto*, in Audiobook format! You can pick it up here*, readers, and start listening today. These Amazon Affiliate links will take you straight to the items listed for easier purchasing access. Amazon will pay this author a small fee at no extra cost to you. While … Continue reading Bulletin: Planetary Anthology Luna Is an Audiobook!