Monthly Archive: February 2011

Rockets punt season, time to watch Hockey 0

Rockets punt season, time to watch Hockey

GO SHARKS! When the Rockets lost to the Western Conference worst Minnesota Timberwolves at home a few games before the All-Star break, it isn’t hard to imagine Les Alexander and the powers that be...

Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage 4

Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage

Growing up in San Antonio in the 1980s, my brother and I fell firmly into the Rock and Roll camp, versus those country and western afficiandos whose pickup trucks frequently ended up in ditches...

Shadowplay by Tad Williams 0

Shadowplay by Tad Williams

Volume 2 in the four volume Shadowmarch series. As readers, we are lucky that Tad Williams backs the Golden State Warriors; for if he needed to spend more time backing a winning basketball team,...

Doc Savage primer on SFSignal 1

Doc Savage primer on SFSignal

My not so secret obsession with Doc Savage comes fully out of the closet (where I keep the books!) with the “Who is Doc Savage? (A Doc Savage Primer)” on SFSignal.com. I’ve read most...

Python Isle by Kenneth Robeson (Will Murray) 2

Python Isle by Kenneth Robeson (Will Murray)

This is the first of the Doc Savage novels penned by Will Murray under the Kenneth Robeson moniker. From a Doc chronological perspective, it is usually placed after Death in Silver (which is referred...

Last Night in Twisted River by John Irving 1

Last Night in Twisted River by John Irving

After I read John Irving’s A Prayer for Owen Meany (which is an outstanding read) several years ago, I went on an Irving reading rampage; I stopped because though the writing was exquisite, the...

Texas Independence Relay – 30 day countdown 1

Texas Independence Relay – 30 day countdown

The Texas Independence Relay (TIR) is a 40 leg, 203 mile relay race with 8-12 people, from Gonzales, Texas to the San Jacinto Monument. It should take us (we hope) less than a day...

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