I have Aprilynne to thank for introducing me to Poldark, the PBS/BBC program based on the Winston Graham novels of the same name. At first I was skeptical, figuring it was just eye candy for the ladies. (Again, that’s on Aprilynne. This was the first thing I remember her sharing: So yeah.) But then a bunch of… Continue reading Poldark: In Print and On Screen
Here it is! The year-in-review. I read 42 books in print and listened to 50 books via audio. Here were my favorites (and as usual, links go to Amazon): THE ONLY PIRATE AT THE PARTY by Lindsey Stirling I joined the realm of Stirlingite Fandom back in 2014, having heard her music before, but not… Continue reading My Best Books of 2016
All the way back in 2012, I heard of a movie in development with the working title of Spectral. The premise–a militarized anti-ghost squad battles a sudden swarm of ectoplasmic visitors–sounded an awful lot like my then-work-in-progress, Specter Cell. I even emailed my then-agent in a fit, screaming that once again the frigging Idea Gnomes had broken into… Continue reading “Spectral” on Netflix is an amazing three-star effort.