Monthly Archives: September 2008

Blog Redesign

Hello readers, and welcome to a very significant redesign of this nascent blog. For those of you who don’t collect science magazines from the mid-80s, the new Space Canon design is a serious homage to OMNI, a seminal publication that … Continue reading

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JEM

JEM, a limerick: There once was a planet named Jem, Which seemed to accommodate men, With Earth torn asunder, By one nuclear blunder, Humankind thought to try it again. JEM, a haiku: Dim red sun overhead, Sad beasts of the … Continue reading

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Nebula Award Stories Four

The first and most egregious mistake I made when I sat down to determine the guidelines of this project was to forget about short stories. By populating my reading list exclusively with novels, I flouted the genre’s most sacred form. … Continue reading

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