Revisiting Some Sword-And-Sorcery

Monday, October 15, 2018

As I work away on various projects, I thought I’d link back to some earlier posts. First, having just re-read “Queen of the Black Coast,” I recently revisited…

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Collecting Brackett

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

I’ve read an awful lot of the work of Leigh Brackett, and much of it multiple times. I thought I’d share a photo of some of my favorite…

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Sea-Kings of Mars

Monday, March 5, 2018

One of the finest anthologies I happen to own is Sea-Kings of Mars, which collects most of Leigh Brackett’s best short work. Not ALL, but it’s a great…

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Linking to Brackett

Friday, September 15, 2017

Hocking pointed me towards something of a celebration of Leigh Brackett the other day on a site titled Glorious Trash. Seems like it’s a pretty cool site to…

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Revisiting Universe R

Monday, September 11, 2017

Many moons ago, back when I blogged as BG_Editor (that’s Black Gate editor), I took a little trip to Universe R. I talked about that trip in an…

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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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Monday, December 26, 2016

I rose bleary a little too early this morning and read the sad and somber story of “The Last Days of Shandakor” by the incomparable Leigh Brackett. Shortly…

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Winter Gaming PLUS Brackett

Monday, December 19, 2016

With the cold snap in full swing I’ve been looking into my game closet at the increasingly large stack of games-to-be-played. It’s not nearly as high as my…

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Monday Morning Brackett

Monday, December 14, 2015

It’s been a madhouse here with me working pretty much night and day towards a book deadline, so my weekly posts have been greatly reduced.  I should have…

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Leigh Brackett: “The Moon that Vanished”

Monday, December 7, 2015

The great Leigh Brackett was born 100 years ago today. She put Adventure into planetary adventure the way few others did before or since, painting her settings with…

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