Monthly Archives: March 2013

Fantastic Friday: Dear old dad

Re-reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Issue #32 promises big drama on the cover, and the cover hyperbole gets it right this time. Once again, the story begins in Reed’s lab (how big is this lab of his, … Continue reading

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ACT FOUR SCENE ONE goes deeper, darker at the Roundtable

Today’s the big day: I’m on the Roundtable Podcast to talk about ACT FOUR SCENE ONE. huge thanks to Dave, Brion and Leanna for their great advice. Listen to the show here: http://www.roundtablepodcast.com/2013/03/workshop-episode-54-guest-host-leanna-renee-hieber/ This was the second of three times … Continue reading

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The three Rs for March 25

This is an author blog, and the rules state that I absolutely must blog about writer-y stuff. Here are your links for (w)riting, reading, and a little bit of randomness. This is a very special three Rs, in anticipation for my … Continue reading

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ACT FOUR SCENE ONE sits at the Roundtable

Big announcement time: On March 26, I’ll be on The Roundtable Podcast to talk about the upcoming revisions to ACT FOUR SCENE ONE. Afterwards, you can add your own story suggestions at the comments on their site or right here … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: Sinkholes and fugitives

Re-reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Issue #31’s cover promises a surprise character revelation that will shock readers. Let’s see… The story begins with an earthquake striking New York, and the FF respond by Ben and Johnny wisecracking … Continue reading

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Ten cent movies: Morons From Outer Space

A while back, I bought this 50-movie set, Sci-Fi Invasion, for five bucks. That adds up to ten cents per movie. Morons From Outer Space, made in 1985, is the only comedy on the set. The only intentional one, that … Continue reading

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The three Rs for March 18

This is an author’s blog, so the rules state I absolutely must post about writer-y stuff. Here are your links for (w)riting, reading, and a little bit of randomness. (W)riting: Fantasy-writing man-god Patrick Rothfuss has started a series of quite … Continue reading

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Fantastic Friday: An origin for the ages

Re-reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. When I started this re-read, annual #2 was one of the comics I wanted to spotlight, in the hopes that it might, finally, was away the two live-action films from my mind, … Continue reading

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Ten cent movies: Primal Impulse

A while back, I bought this 50-movie set, Sci-Fi Invasion for only $5. That adds up to ten cents per movie. Today it’s a return to badly-dubbed Italian thrillers with 1974’s Primal Impulse (originally titled Le Orme and alternatively titled … Continue reading

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The three Rs for March 11

This is an author’s blog, so the rules state I absolutely must post about writer-y stuff. Here are your links for (w)riting, reading, and a little bit of randomness. (W)riting Author and former agent Nathan Bransford runs a popular blog … Continue reading

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