MONTHLY ROUNDUP: May 2022

What a month it’s been. May was a good month both for general reading and the blog more specifically. I’ve had a record amount of posts, and a record number of views. There’s a lot to talk about, so let’s get straight to it. BOOK HAUL I bought a couple of books this month, butContinue reading “MONTHLY ROUNDUP: May 2022”

MONTHLY ROUNDUP: April 2022

April passed me by faster than expected, partly because of a bank holiday, but also because of my return to LARP after two and a half years of coronavirus-inflicted absence. It was good to see people again (and better to dress up as a fish person for a weekend without receiving any odd looks) butContinue reading “MONTHLY ROUNDUP: April 2022”

2022 At Boundary’s Edge

As a wise man once said: “New year, new man, all I’ve got to do is stick to the plan.” And even if that wise man was part of a Saturday Night Live sketch, I do think it’s important to make plans. But this is a science fiction blog, so you won’t find resolutions likeContinue reading “2022 At Boundary’s Edge”

BOOK REVIEW: Rogue Elements, by John Jackson Miller

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Pre-Picard Publisher: Gallery Genre: Space Opera Pages: 404 Publication Date: 19/08/2021 Verdict: 4/5 Leaving Starfleet under a cloud of suspicion and mistrust, Cristobal Rios sets out on his own. But the life of an interstellar traveller is not an easy one, andContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Rogue Elements, by John Jackson Miller”

TBR & BEYOND: October 2021

Welcome to the latest edition of TBR & BEYOND, a new regular feature where I take a look at my TBR, run through my reading plans for the month ahead, and talk about science-fiction related things I’m excited about for the coming month. A fair bit of this is similar to the previous month, butContinue reading “TBR & BEYOND: October 2021”

SPOILER ALERT! It’s Okay To Know Things

This week, Star Trek announced via their official channels that Annie Wershing would be appearing in upcoming episodes as the Borg Queen. This excites me for two reasons. One: any mention of the Borg and I get excited. They’re one of Star Trek’s greatest inventions. Two, Wershing will be the third actress to portray theContinue reading “SPOILER ALERT! It’s Okay To Know Things”

TBR & BEYOND: September 2021

Welcome to the latest edition of TBR & BEYOND, a new regular feature where I take a look at my TBR, run through my reading plans for the month ahead, and talk about science-fiction related things I’m excited about for the coming month. A fair bit of this is similar to the previous month, butContinue reading “TBR & BEYOND: September 2021”

SPSFC At Boundary’s Edge: Meet The Contestants

The inaugural SPSFC (Self Published Science Fiction Competition) is getting under way! The judging teams have their books assigned, and we are chomping at the bit to get started. The At Boundary’s Edge team have spent the past few weeks sorting out the technical details, and while we’re a little way off our reviews yet,Continue reading “SPSFC At Boundary’s Edge: Meet The Contestants”