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Shadowland

Shadowland #reread #reflection

Shadowland (Reread) I am going to start this with a bit of a confession. I feel like this is a cheater thought. See, I read this book roughly twenty years ago and haven’t gotten too far into it again right now. This is actually my third time reading Shadowland (Berkley …

Neuromancer

Neuromancer #Reflection

Neuromancer Cyberpunk, the word has moved into our everyday language and tons of movies have sprung up from the idea of it. It fills its own genre within the science fiction and fantasy spectrum. There is speculation (chicken and egg stuff) of where the origin of the word and parameters …

Gasoline Robot #reflection

Gasoline Robot Have you ever thought about the odd connections our minds make? You know what I’m talking about, right? Those times when you read something or hear something and your mind runs down a tangent to something else. The only thing that might be the connection is a word …

Jump to the left

It’s just a Jump to the Left

It’s Just a Jump to the Left Time Travel, it’s the dream right? Now where do I go from here? See, this is a loaded subject with tons of different thoughts and conjectures (and I don’t know that I plan to answer anything). The simple thing, of course, is it …

spring heeled jack

Spring Heeled Jack #reflection

Spring Heeled Jack I can’t remember if I spoke about this while I was doing it, but a while back I spent a school year in some classes. Yeah, I added four more English/literature classes to the odd number I have taken over the years. Oddly, it was probably the …

Western ways and gunslingers

Western Ways and Gunslingers

Western Ways and Gunslingers Recently in conversation the remark came out that we don’t really have any westerns anymore. I didn’t say it but in a way I agree with the thought. The westerns that were reruns when I was growing up and a big part of my parent’s entertainment, …

cast to the wizard sea

Cast to the Wizard Sea

Cast to the Wizard Sea Have you ever felt like no matter what goes on you are still drowning in a sea of stuff (pick your poison)? I mean if it isn’t the rash of emergency room visits that have plagued us lately it is the cold that the Squish …