scifi

I am not my writing. Much.

The Great Divide

All writers, by the way they use the language, reveal something of their spirits, their habits, their capacities, and their biases. This is inevitable, as well as enjoyable. All writing is communication; creative writing is communication through revelation, it is… Read More »The Great Divide

Ravagers (1979)

In 1991, my home town was overrun by Ravagers.” At least, it was in “Ravagers,” Richard Compton’s 1979 adaptation of ‘Path to Savagery’ by Robert Edmond Alter. Don’t remember it? How about any or all of these: “Soylent Green,” “Mad… Read More »Ravagers (1979)

Fall Guy

Now on a spacewalk, when somethin’ don’t happen what’s s’posed to happen, it ain’t never good. Like when I cycle the airlock hatch. And it don’t open. Did Rickard—no. No way. Unless … “Rickard? Mate? Now before you go doin’… Read More »Fall Guy