No substantial blogging from me tonight, I’m afraid; deadlines beckon, and I must heed their imperative call.
So, here’s some stuff for you to read in the meantime:
Jeremiah Tolbert has been looking at genre fiction magazine business models, and has come to a conclusion that I’m inclined to agree with:
“I am not sure that the [paid] subscription model is working very well anymore.” [my insertion]
Meanwhile, E. E. Knight takes the highlighter pens to a classic Rudyard Kipling story to examine the use of action verbs in defining character. Great analytical technique, one that I plan to steal.
And finally there’s a feminist science fiction blog-carnival at ‘Words from the Center, Words from the Edge’ – which I haven’t read yet, but will find the time for over the weekend, circumstance willing. Then again, there looks to be over twenty posts on sf literature alone, plus more on comics, TV and film … I may have to cherry-pick. If you pop over and spot any winners, please let me know.
And now, back to reviewing CD singles by obscure bands that neither you or I have ever heard of …