Return to the Jungle, Ki-Gor Style

Monday, November 28, 2016

If your to-be-read pile is anything like mine, sometimes stuff leaps ahead for no good reason. For instance, I have a score of books I’ve actually been looking…

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A Short History

Friday, November 18, 2016

I have a big stack of to-read books, some by friends. But because I’m in the midst of heavy revisions, I’m reluctant to read novels that might catch…

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Various and Sundry

Monday, September 19, 2016

There’s a lot going on here, so I’ll keep from any attempt at a long, profound post. Here’s the highlights reel from the last few days: 1. Finally…

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Books and Games

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Mornings around here have changed. I’ve continued to suffer from sleep issues, which means I drag, and so I’ve been adopting new patterns to try and help. For…

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Later Savage Sword of Conan Volumes

Friday, August 26, 2016

I’m a late comer to The Savage Sword of Conan. You’d probably have figured that, much as I like sword-and-sorcery, I’d have a huge stack of old sword-and-sorcery…

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Five Bloody Heads

Friday, August 19, 2016

Ah, the plans we mortals make. Last night I planned to wake and after my morning calisthenics take a good half hour to write a proper post about…

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Mightier Than the Sword

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Speaking of writers who don’t get their due, I’ve been reading one of Bill Ward’s short story collections over the last few days and really enjoying it. My…

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The Long Ships

Monday, August 1, 2016

Here’s another grand adventure novel that any lover of such really ought to read, or keep on the shelf to read again. My own copy’s so frayed I’ll…

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Gray Maiden

Monday, July 25, 2016

I had a longer post in mind, but I need to get to some yard work before it heats back up today. So here’s a great old short…

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Devil May Care

Friday, June 10, 2016

The old saying goes that you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, which is a nice sentiment and all, but doesn’t usually hold water as far as…

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