A sense of scale – solar system style, professionalism tips for writers, Warren Ellis and the Island of Lost Souls… Continue reading Links for 31-03-2007
Sometimes an out-of-context headline will stop you dead in your tracks with the most ridiculous image or idea. Happened to me just minutes ago when I caught sight of this one:
I could just see him, stood there in the dock with a hang-dog expression…
Here’s a shot of the Castle Road end of Western Parade in Southsea. Western Parade has a special place in my memories, for an assortment of reasons. The setting for a lot of good times back in the day – and a few bad times too, but what’s life without contrast, eh?
My photography is still pretty lame. Maybe I’ll hit up Jeremiah for some tips and tricks … Continue reading Friday Photo Blogging: Western Parade
Stross on ebooks, your face is your new password, another Nick Mamatas rejection letter… Continue reading Links for 30-03-2007
Just in case for some strange reason VCTB is the only science fiction literature blog that you’ve read so far today, I’ll let you know that the Hugo Award nominees have been announced. Niall has the complete nominees list (with links and insight) over on Torque Control, as well as a link to Peter Watts’ stunned reaction to Blindsight making it into the ballot for best novel. And well deserved, too.