June 27, 2020

Let’s not beat around the bush here, the third trilogy brought forth by Disney has been a massive disappointment for most of us. I’m sure some people enjoyed it, and good for them. Taste, after all, is relative.

Back when the Phantom Menace was released, we (and the in...

June 13, 2020

Watching SpaceX’s historic astronaut launch filled me with unexpected emotion.

As a sci-fi writer, I guess I shouldn’t be surprised by how much it meant to me.

I’ve been dreaming of humanity’s progress into the stars since I was a kid. And watching Elon Musk’s company l...

June 12, 2020

I’ve been binging the new Netflix comedy, Space Force, lately. The show is hilarious and a welcome distraction during these crazy times. Much of it is satirical, poking fun at the current occupant of the White House and the widespread distrust of experts. In fact, the...

May 16, 2020

In Cappadocia in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey sits one of the biggest wonders of the world, the underground city of Derinkuyu. Found during a 1963 home restoration, a group of construction workers accidentally opened up a subterranean passage that led to this...

May 2, 2020

I get asked how authors come up with new ideas so often I thought I'd let you in on an inside secret. We don't.

Inspiration is everywhere, in the last Star Wars comics we read, something funny our nephew referenced, or a classic SciFi film. We take these ideas of inspi...

April 18, 2020

You probably think I'm going to bash Star Wars, don't you? I mean, I did it when The Last Jedi came out, and I did it again when Rise of Skywalker came out. The new trilogy not fond of, am I. This isn't a rant, though.

Let's call it an informative look at what Disney ca...

April 4, 2020

This is not the dystopian future we voted on. But there is a silver lining amid the waves of shuttered businesses and sheltered people confined to the four walls of their homes and apartments…

Time to Read!

Or listen, for you audio book aficionados.

Netflix already out...

March 28, 2020

Don’t get me wrong, the season was okay. But I expected better than okay. So maybe it’s a question of expectations here. It doesn’t help that I much preferred the previous actor Joel Kinnaman to Marvel’s Anthony Mackie. Mackie does an okay job, better, in fact, as the...