Tag Archives: dragons

Smoke Eaters

This is my second brief post about reading for the Planetary Awards.  The February 14th deadline is almost here, so don’t forget to make your own nominations.  Yesterday, I posted about Embers of War and why it wouldn’t get my nomination.  Today, I’m posting about Smoke Eaters and why it won’t, either. Firefighters versus dragons […]

Secret Agent of Terra

January is, as usual, Vintage Science Fiction month among my fellow bloggers.  Also as usual, I’ve waited until almost the end of the month to join in.  This year, I decided to do some reading from the Ace Doubles I purchased. Secret Agent of Terra In this novella, there is a galactic empire, but there […]

Magazine: Deep Magic Aug 2016

Deep Magic, August 2016 I’m on the record as disliking prequels, but for today’s intro story, I decided to write a Four Apes prequel anyway: — The Assistant Director only makes me wait twenty minutes outside his office, so I know there’s a crisis. He motions for me to sit.  “We’re shutting down your program.” […]