Monthly Archive: October 2007

14 SF/F authors with the Highest Hugo and Nebula Novel Wins 7

14 SF/F authors with the Highest Hugo and Nebula Novel Wins

John at SF Signal did a great post on “16 SF/F Authors with The Highest Number of Hugo and Nebula Award Wins“. John is reading, reviewing and generally fanboy-ing short story collections (way to...

Tomball Cougar Pride Band 3

Tomball Cougar Pride Band

A LARGE shout-out to the Tomball High School Cougar Pride Marching Band. They had a very successful October contest season, including:

Supressed college memories 1

Supressed college memories

It really is Louis’ fault…he brought it up. He took me back to the scene of many crimes and many bar exams, the Bombay Bicycle Club (near the corner of Mulberry and St. Marys,...

tunrev: Dave Mathews and Tim Reynolds at Radio City 0

tunrev: Dave Mathews and Tim Reynolds at Radio City

The dynamic due put together a phenomenal acoustic album, for Dave and Tim fans, DMB fans and accessible to music lovers of all genres Yes, I’m a Dave Matthew’s fanboy. I purchased both the...

Rugby World Cup – South Africa!!! 1

Rugby World Cup – South Africa!!!

South Africa beats reining champs England 15-6 to claim the 2007 RWC Championship. In pool play on September 14, South Africa had beaten England 36-0. After that game, Jonny Wilkinson returned to the team,...

bookrev: The Crocodile and The Crane by Arthur Rosenfeld 1

bookrev: The Crocodile and The Crane by Arthur Rosenfeld

Ancient civilizations, martial arts, and a potential biological apocalypse. What more could you ask for in a novel? Don’t categorize it, just read it. I find Mr. Rosenfeld a kindred spirit: an author, a...

Rugby World Cup: England vs. South Africa in the Finals 2

Rugby World Cup: England vs. South Africa in the Finals

Jonny Wilkinson almost went from hero to goat. After coming back from injury, missing the first two matches of pool play, the England flyhalf led his team through to the semi’s including an upset...

Michael Moorcock on Adventures in SciFi Publishing 0

Michael Moorcock on Adventures in SciFi Publishing

Elric The Chronicles of Corum The Eternal Champion Von Bek Hawkmoon Gloryanna The Warlord of the Air All are sitting on my shelves, all enjoyable reads from the venerable Mr. Moorcock, the subject of...

bookrev: The Human, The Orchid and The Octopus by Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein 3

bookrev: The Human, The Orchid and The Octopus by Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein

My son is a well-read, well-informed world traveler at sixteen years old. His blank look when I told him I was reading an advanced copy of a new book by Jacques Cousteau and Susan...

Rugby World Cup: upsets set the Semis 1

Rugby World Cup: upsets set the Semis

This is why they play the games. In two somewhat stunning turns, the #1 and #2 ranked teams in the world, New Zealand and Australia, are sent to the sidelines by England and France...

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