SF Signal Mind Meld

Today I’m over at SF Signal as a part of the Mind Meld “You Know We’re All About That Backlist,” where I talk about how to dive into Octavia Butler’s books.  Be sure to swing by and discover some of the panelists’ favorite backlist titles! http://www.sfsignal.com/archives/2015/01/mind-meld-all-about-that-backlist/

The 2015 Science Fiction Experience & Vintage Sci-fi Month

“I write about people who do extraordinary things.  It just turned out that it was called science fiction.” -Octavia Butler Science fiction is one of my favorite book genres because it stretches the frontiers of the imagination while being grounded in and influenced by the problems of our own society.  I didn’t read much scienceRead more

R.eaders I.mbibing P.eril Challenge

The summer is swiftly ending and turning into fall.  The nights are getting cooler, the cicadas are chirping, and the grocery store shelves are stocked with pumpkin beers. It’s time for the R.eaders I.mbibing P.eril Challenge that’s hosted each year by Carl from Stainless Steel Droppings.  The challenge runs from September 1-October 31.  Now, challengeRead more

Kickstarter: The 11th Hour by Timothy Lyon Jr.

The 11th Hour

The 11th Hour by Timothy Lyon Jr. William Bryant is an Uppercity citizen who, just like everyone else, is perfect in every way. Day in and day out he continues life like so many others. However, a natural curiosity was born out of the staleness of perfection and now takes over William’s better judgment fromRead more