Tag Archives: John Scalzi

Between the Bookends: Dreaming Androids, Bared Blades, & Invisible Cats

It’s summertime & the reading is.. difficult thanks to all those pesky children running around our homes! We’re sure you’ll find something new to love here. Read More


The Cliffs of Insanity: “Let’s Instagram the Gorn!”

The Cliffs of Insanity: “Let’s Instagram the Gorn!”

This week’s adventures climbing the cliffs of insanity include a report on the Science Fiction/Fantasy panel at the Romantic Times Booklovers Convention that included John Scalzi and a fascinating discussion on the purpose of science fiction in our changing technology, a mind-blowing experiment in gender-flipping covers of books (you must see this), and a discussion with my son about the death of Jason Todd spurred on by the commentary track on Batman Beyond: The Return of the Joker. Read More

Storm And Paul Is Their Cover Band Name

They are the opening band. I have yet to throw my panties on the stage – but when I do, they will be unique and geeky. My husband introduced me to the The Captain’s Wife’s Lament and Nun Fight a couple of years ago. When I heard these songs, by two guys who have obvious musical talent, I was an… Read More