First They Came…

Monday, January 30, 2017

If you’re going to make a sweeping change with the stroke of a pen that can potentially affect millions of people, then you’d best have contemplated the ramifications…

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My New Book

Friday, January 27, 2017

My friend Mick dropped me a line the other day asking for details on my new Pathfinder book, Through the Gate in the Sea. First off, I have…

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Belated Birthday

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Here’s to Robert E. Howard, creator of my favorite genre, sword-and-sorcery, on the anniversary of his birth. Raise high your goblets and drink deep. What is best about…

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New Worlds For Old

Monday, January 23, 2017

I don’t spend a lot of time talking about the Ballantine Fantasy series anymore, but it was a great introduction to the history of fantasy fiction, and I…

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Quick Update

Monday, January 16, 2017

There’s a lot going on here, mostly because I’m in a writing frenzy. First, I changed my opinion on those Conan graphic novels I wrote about last week,…

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Revisiting Late Marvel Conan

Monday, January 9, 2017

I don’t often revise my web articles aside from addressing typographical errors, but I wanted to take another crack at this particular entry, because I don’t think it…

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Computer Woes and Happy Holidays

Friday, January 6, 2017

My own computer’s in the shop, which makes posting to the web site a little problematic. Apparently some MacBook Pros, mine among them, develop keyboard malfunctions where bit…

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Leigh Brackett: “The Last Days of Shandakor”

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Bill Ward and I had been meaning to get back to our re-read series at some point last year, but we both got busy. And so we decided to…

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