Category Archives: Sociey and Culture

Uncanny Valley Outakes: The Iron Dream by Norman Spinrad

Hello readers! This is an obscure, previously unpublished session of the Science Fiction Summer Reading Group. We covered a novel a couple of summers back by a short story writer named Norman Spinrad. In some regards, Spinrad was in the … Continue reading

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New Year Launch Report

Hello, readers, and welcome back! Cetus Finalis launched! Oh, and how! Though it’s only a memory, I want to thank all of you again for making it such a stimulating and special event. The smiles and riles, the slanting sun, the crisp … Continue reading

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Cetus Finalis BLASTOFF!!!

Hello reader, and welcome. It’s the big week! My book launch is THIS Sunday, October 2nd, at San Francisco’s own Finnegan’s Wake (937 Cole Street, 94117). Let me be clear that “book launch” is nerdspeak for “party.” So, as Scar advised, … Continue reading

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