Archive for Month: January 2018

Death Becomes Me

So here’s a blast from the past. They say “Write what you know” and the Agents of Kalanon books are essentially murder mysteries so naturally I had to get murdered, right? Fortunately, the world of television came to my rescue so I didn’t have to do it for real! This […]

Last days for Nominations for the Sir Julius Vogel Awards

The nomination period for this year’s Sir Julius Vogel Awards closes at 8pm on February 2nd. The SJVs are New Zealand’s only awards to recognise excellence in speculative fiction and anyone can make a nomination.  To do so, just follow this link and enter the details requested. The latest of […]

Movie Review – Ghost in the Shell

Movie Review – Ghost in the Shell Full disclosure – I’ve never seen the original Manga source material for this movie so I can’t comment on how closely this movie follows it.  But I’d heard the semi-robocop concept (a woman, near death, has her brain transplanted into an artificial body […]