Tag Archives: Max Brooks

And That’s a Wrap

Phoenix Comicon 2015 is done, my feet and back are recovered and I’m starting to get caught up on my writing. Time to start reflecting on what went wrong this year, what went right and what we’re going to do … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans of Comicon Attendees…

Well, today started out with big plans. That uniformly fell apart. Such is the way of Con Time. Distractions arise, appointments are double-booked, hangovers, crowds… In short, schedules have to be flexible. And unfortunately, while pulling double duty I didn’t … Continue reading

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Phoenix Comicon adds two returning guests

Two more authors are returning to Phoenix Comicon.  Author, screenwriter and cranky blogger Chuck Wendig was one of the stars of last year’s Batsu Game and is a member of the Holy Taco Church. His latest novel, the YA crime … Continue reading

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Review: Lock In by John Scalzi

John Scalzi ★★★★ Tor, 2014. Science fiction isn’t about predicting the future, it’s about commenting on the present.  And with his latest novel, Hugo winner John Scalzi really nails the present. Plagues, riots, discrimination, evil Internet billionaires, Tea Partiers and … Continue reading

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