Quantum Night by Robert Sawyer

In preparation for his upcoming visit courtesy of Avalon Expo 2, I’ve just read Robert Sawyer‘s book Quantum Night. It’s worth reading. Robert Sawyer is the definitive Canadian SF author. You could say he’s outshone in some ways by Margaret Atwood, and that’s true. But if you’re a reader and lover of science fiction, Sawyer’s got […]

Deafness, deafness, and tech

I got into a little twitterflict with Maki a while back; he linked to an article that talks about how you should not share viral videos on the subject of deaf persons reacting with joy upon receiving a cochlear implant, which I find to be a bit of a silly perspective. I don’t want to […]

Thought recipe, May 27 – Sadness pie with inspirational meringue

Start with inspiration in the face of adversity Cut with a drug bust with 1000% more battleaxes Pound flat with mentally ill misogyny and #Yesallwomen hashtag activism Pour into a crust of Dog fence research articles Add a little military bacon Stop for a sweet snack for other people Baste with D&D fo free Set automating Windows 7 timer Powder with […]

Thought Recipe May 23 – Research with a side of dreams

Blend together the two flags of Newfoundland and Labrador Stir in a little inspirational quantofiction Crush one Kickstarter pipe dream Layer with Comics on WordPress Shake with antonym of diaspora Add one beautiful synonym if desired Research your sides Top with carefully chosen color schemes Press with Flanker Press Continually add Sci Fi on the Rock […]