For a little dystopic distraction from our dystopia, try these reads.
“A certain catastrophe” pays tribute to post apocalyptic cinema
Corpses keep moving after death….zombies, anyone?
The latest from HispanoAmerica
This week, Steve reviews the 2015 Horror-humour film “Freaks of Nature” and finds it rather flat, then alerts the media (us!) about a new semi-pro Canadian SF/F e-magazine!
Ecuadorian Zombies! Do they say “Sesos!”?
Just remember to look both ways before you cross the street and don’t eat all your candy all on one night.
Buddie steps in for Kirkman and finally reveals (copyrights attached) what caused the zompocalypse!
Zombies are no longer confined to the sandbox known as horror. They have found their way into science fiction and fantasy.
Tim Lebbon’s 2012 novel The Heretic Land is something of an endangered species in modern publishing; a self-contained, complete unto itself secondary world fantasy novel.
Scide Splitters reviews seven fun filled cases from the files of Dan Shamble, Zombie Private Investigator.
Science fiction and fantasy’s only annual humor anthology returns with stories from Robert Silverberg, Mike Resnick, Tim Pratt, Piers Anthony, Kevin J. Anderson, Jody Lynn Nye, and more.
Fiction RIver has been a huge success, particularly in introducing a diversity of themes.
Tanya brings us the latest Spanish releases for the month of June.
Gaming heaven…or gaming hell? Sean survives Steam’s Summer Sale – and prepares for winter.
Combining humor and horror…a difficult task, unless your main character is a vegan zombie.
Clark’s poems are first and foremost informative, then creepy, grisly and even a little bit tongue-in-cheek funny.
Three men writing a weird western featuring a young woman of mixed race and pulling it off well. Spit that into your spittoon!
No other state has a shared love of zombie movies and guns like Wyoming. While New Yorkers are having their brains eaten in cafes and elevators, the fine people of Wyoming will be sitting on the front porch with a shotgun enjoying a prolonged zombie hunting season.
A discussion of Philosophical Zombies. One really does not need to provide any additional teaser to that…
London Expo October, 2013
My earliest memories are of waking up to watch the Jetsons, Voltron, and many other sci fi–based cartoons of the 80s.
Sever, Slice, and Stab Ty Johnston trade paper $9.99 ebook $2.99 Kindle, Nook, Apple, Sony, Kobo, Smashwords The selection for this, the third week of Six Weeks of Scares, is a collection of horror tales by Ty Johnston. Originally published as three separate e-books under the titles Sever, Slice, and Stab, this volume brings all […]
s\Some writers who might have started off in science fiction soon reveal their true selves when they start publishing what they really want to write about.
Discovering and exploring a multiverse can be an exciting, adventure-filled journey. Be warned. There are dangers lurking in the multiverse
I’m not a fan of audiobooks in general. I tried listening to some short stories I download over iTunes, but in reality I prefer holding a book in my hands and allowing my imagination to give voice to the characters. This isn’t a technology thing, I actually buy more e-books than hard copies due to […]
Those Poor, Poor Bastards (Dead West #1) Tim Marquitz, J. M. Martin, and Kenny Soward Nine Worlds Media Trade Paper, 212 pp., $6.99, Ebook $2.99 Kindle Nook Smashwords While I’m not exactly what you could call a zombie fan, I am a fan of good writing and good writers. When I first heard about Those […]
A collector asked me last year: Watching Heritage and other auctions for the past couple of years, it seems that the artwork and books that are selling best and at the highest prices are those from the 30’s-60’s. I realize that a lot of it has to do with the scarcity of things from that […]
Just stop for a moment and look at the picture above. It’s a picture of Earth as seen from the planet Saturn. The photo was taken by the Cassini Spacecraft yesterday. Just look at it for a minute. Look at those big beautiful rings of Saturn at the top of the frame. Saturn the planet […]
Every family, every tribe, every cultural group has its own myths. We use stories, legends, folk tales, and even parables as means of understanding why things are the way they are, and of teaching why we do things the way we do. Whether fiction-based or fact-based, these mythologies do not define us, but rather they […]