Tag Archives: Science Fiction

It is Time to Whip a God in The God Engines by John Scalzi

Review Book Reviews Science Fiction and Fantasy Twisted  5/5 The God Engines by John Scalzi Purchase Here When one is in the presence of our particular defiled god, as I often am, it is meet and appropriate to remind the creature that it is, in fact, defiled, and a slave, and bound to obey my commands.―  John Scalzi, The God …

Author David Ellis Overttun’s Excerpt from Universe: Awakening (Chapter 1) and Exciting contest

Universe: Chapter 1 Background, Commentary and Excerpt and Contest! Win a Copy of Universe: Awakening Space-time distorted Distended to breaking point Then tears asunder * * * * * There is a word embedded in Natasha’s artwork above. Can you decipher it? If you can, you have a chance to win an Kindle version of Universe: Awakening. To enter: Just …

Guest post by Author Kit Falbo – The “Who” of Characters in Fiction

When writers conceptualize a character, they usually know who that character is. That complete picture of their personality and how they will react in different situations, that is how writers often write them once they master consistent characterization. The big problem is how do writers convey the who of their character to the readers.  The expectations protagonists create going forward. …

A Story of Violence – “Vigilance” by Robert Jackson Bennett

About From the publisher, “Robert Jackson Bennett’s Vigilance is a dark science fiction action parable from an America that has permanently surrendered to gun violence. The United States. 2030. John McDean executive produces “Vigilance,” a reality game show designed to make sure American citizens stay alert to foreign and domestic threats. Shooters are introduced into a “game environment,” and the survivors get …