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Hoping to enlighten creators and readers about space news, storyworld developments, storytelling challenges, and anything else that pops into our heads.

Are you a fan of sci-fi that never bothers to explain anything, dark settings that make Warhammer: 40K seem cheery, a culture that overvalues the metaphorical creatures they’ve chosen to represent themselves with, and a main character that you really couldn’t care about? Then I have a book for you!

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm September 13, 2016 Tags: , , , ,

Yes, it’s over thirty years old. But it’s a good one for a reason. And not just for the reasons everyone thinks it’s good. But because… it’s basically perfect.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm August 22, 2016 Tags: , ,

An interesting new show on “ScyFy” that explores some really interesting characters and that engages in some novel world building.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm July 9, 2016 Tags: , , , ,

I don’t generally judge a show by it’s pilot episode. Especially one that has the elements Cleverman has. But this show is a hot mess and despite some great things going for it.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm June 9, 2016 Tags: , ,

AMC just launched the new Preacher TV show. So far, it’s pretty damned good and I want to discuss some of the differences between the show and the comic and where it might go.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm June 5, 2016 Tags: , , ,