Monthly Archives: March 2019

Progress report

We got the edits back for Stars Beyond early this week. The changes our editor asked for weren’t too bad.  Although, I have been rereading the story since, and some of the word choices in the first four chapters sound flat. It doesn’t take much to fix. Little tweaks here and there, but I’m relieved…

A tale of two movies

Today I saw Captain Marvel. It was great.  I enjoyed it. Lots of fun, with a decent plot. I say this, because I also recently saw Alita: Battle Angel, and I have to say that the world building in Alita was beautiful, and the effects were excellent, but the story was ordinary. It didn’t finish,…

Which stories will I nominate?

I’m a supporting member of Worldcon, which means I don’t get to go to the conference, but I do get to nominate and vote for the Hugo awards. I read somewhere that less people nominate than vote for the awards, so since I’ve been a member I make a point of nominating, rather than just…