Puppy Poop: The Hugo Awards

Damn. Almost got it in on time. Oh well. Anyway, I wanted to post a quick blurb about the Hugo Awards. If you are a fan of science fiction and/or fantasy, you know about the Hugos. And you probably heard about all the excitement this year, what with the Puppies, both...

World Turtle Day

Happy World Turtle Day, everyone! Today also happens to be Day 2 of the tech process for Monstrous Regiment, adapted from Terry Pratchett’s book. As such, we should all take a moment to acknowledge THE World Turtle, Great A’Tuin, traveling through space...

His Dark Materials

I had to read them, didn’t I? After all, I do yammer on about being an atheist, so obviously that meant I would have to read Philip Pullman’s trilogy. It’s a bedtime story for atheists everywhere! Right?Well, no, not so much.Mr. Pullman may well be...

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

If ever you are in the mood to take a literary punch to the solar plexus, you might give Cormac McCarthy’s Pulitzer Prize-winning The Road a try. I mean that in the best possible way. I just finished it in a thirty-six hour reading marathon, and I can’t...