As a general rule I don’t review classic literature. Better minds than I have pondered for decades what better writers than I have penned. There are also other readers and bloggers to consider– people who have spent their careers pondering the virtues of their favorite books– people who are ready to defend the classics, should a novice like myself raise a question without the requisite thousand hours of preliminary research. 891 more words
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The Darwin Elevator is the first book in Jason M. Hough’s Dire Earth Cycle series. It takes place in a future where most of the world’s population has succumbed to a disease that either kills or leaves a person in a “sub-human,” or zombie-like, state. 336 more words
Gender, culture and religion. Mercy and Justice – mere moral codes or actual beings, ships that think, that have AIs (artificial intelligences), that love to sing and create and *gasp* have emotions and feelings – such as jealously, love and revenge. 521 more words
Giant Land Octopus
Yes its as preposterous as it sounds!
When there’s no more food in the ocean, it will feed on land!
15 years after a baby octopus is flushed down a toilet it suddenly returns to wreck havoc on a small Texas community. 60 more words