Philip K. Dick’s The Man in the High Castle Review

The Man in the High Castle is an alternative history book written in 1962 by PKD. It envisions a world where the allies lost WWII and in the aftermath, the U.S. has been divided with the west coast states belonging to the Japanese and the East Coast/Central U.S. for the Germans. I love history andContinue reading “Philip K. Dick’s The Man in the High Castle Review”

My Top 15 Favorite Sci-Fi Movies of All Time

I want to preface this by saying that this is a list of my favorite science fiction movies. There will be some classics left off of hear, which while I do realize are classics, they just aren’t my favorite or aren’t as rewatchable in my opinion. Bonus (aka My Guilty Pleasure Sci-Fi movie): Pandorum Released:Continue reading “My Top 15 Favorite Sci-Fi Movies of All Time”

Jeff Vandermeer’s Dead Astronauts Review

If there is one thing I know for sure about Jeff Vandermeer it’s salamanders. He loves salamanders. Jeff Vandermeer’s Dead Astronauts is a follow up to his novel Borne. It takes places in the same universe and at times even the same set pieces as Borne. I wouldn’t classify Dead Astronauts as a sequel though.Continue reading “Jeff Vandermeer’s Dead Astronauts Review”

Jeff Vandermeer’s Borne Review

Jeff Vandermeer is the front runner of a speculative fiction sub-genre which people are calling “New Weird”. Now, this is my first experience with any of Vandermeer’s work other than the film adaption of his book Annihilation, which I loved. (I plan on reading the trilogy soon.) Borne tells the story of a young womanContinue reading “Jeff Vandermeer’s Borne Review”

Chapter Six Posted

If anyone is following along with The Shape of Ecstasy, I just posted the 6th chapter here. If you feel inclined, please leave a comment or a like as I don’t really get any feedback on my stories or my writing! It would be greatly appreciated! I am still writing the story, but sometimes IContinue reading “Chapter Six Posted”

The Shape of Ecstasy update!

Hey everyone! It’s been awhile, but I’m getting back to writing and everything again. Lost motivation for a bit, but I’m back for the time being. That being said, I’ve posted the prologue and first five chapters of my fantasy story The Shape of Ecstasy here. Also, if you would prefer to read it there,Continue reading “The Shape of Ecstasy update!”

Simon Jimenez’s The Vanished Birds Review

The Vanished Birds is the first novel from author Simon Jimenez. It tells the story of a mute boy that is driven by music; more specifically the sound of a flute. It also follows two women: Nia Imani and Fumiko Nakajima. As the story goes on, the three become intertwined in a quest to uncoverContinue reading “Simon Jimenez’s The Vanished Birds Review”

James S.A. Corey’s Cibola Burn Review

Cibola Burn is the 4th book in The Expanse series. It takes place on an alien world called New Terra/Ilus. James Holden tries to maintain piece and compromise between the settlers of the alien world and the RCE employees as they both believe they have claim to the land and its resources. SPOILER ALERT!!! TheContinue reading “James S.A. Corey’s Cibola Burn Review”

James S. A. Corey’s Abaddon’s Gate Review

Abaddon’s Gate is the third book in The Expanse series. It follows the crew of the Rocinante, Anna Volovodov, Bull, and Mulba Koh as they are all forced to face the Ring in the far reaches of the solar system. Spoiler Alert!!! The Good: Once again, the chapters told from Holden’s point of view remainContinue reading “James S. A. Corey’s Abaddon’s Gate Review”