Wednesday, January 30, 2008

AntipodeanSF magazine, issue 116 (January-February 2008): Annotated table of contents & review

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Theodore Sturgeon's "More Than Human" (novel): "Homo Gestalt" is born to succeed "Homo Sapiens"!

Sunday, January 27, 2008

Beth Bernobich's "A Flight of Numbers Fantastique Strange" (novelette, science fiction): A serial killer is on the loose

Friday, January 25, 2008

Mary Robinette Kowal's "For Solo Cello, op. 12" (short story, science fiction): A man faces an impossible dilemma

Thursday, January 24, 2008

Mike Resnick's "Alastair Baffle's Emporium of Wonders" (novelette, fantasy): Description of an enigma

My "best of the year" picks: 2008

Hal Clement's "Iceworld" (novel, science fiction): What we see depends on what we are!

Sunday, January 20, 2008

Key elements in stories by Hal Clement

Saturday, January 19, 2008

Philip K Dick's "The Indefatigable Frog" (short story, science fiction): Most of the matter is space!

Thursday, January 17, 2008

Nebula Awards 2007 - short stories: Brief summaries & my rankings

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

David D Levine's "Titanium Mike Saves the Day" (short story, science fiction): Making of a legend

Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Jennifer Pelland's "Captive Girl" (short story, science fiction): Don't bother unless you can stand graphic horror

Monday, January 14, 2008

Karen Joy Fowler's "Always" (short story, non-genre): Description of life in a quasi-religious commune

Sunday, January 13, 2008

Ted Chiang's "The Merchant and the Alchemist's Gate" (novelette): Four time-travel "folktales"

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Lewis Padgett's "Mimsy Were the Borogoves" (short story, science fiction): Cognitive processes impossible to adults can be taught to very young kids

Quotes from Lewis Padgett's short story "Mimsy Were the Borogoves" - mostly about infant & child psychology