Category: Book Reviews

How GoT Lost Cred

I admit that I wasn’t all that hot on the GoT fashion train when it first became the GoT fashion train. I read the book, only the first one. It felt tediously slow and unreasonably long for what I got out of it.  It had way too many characters and the plot advances at a…

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An Interview With Will McIntosh

Will McIntosh was a closet sci-fi writer for much of his life.  A professor of Psychology at Georgia Southern University, McIntosh wrote on his spare time for fun and passion.  He was, however, unlike many other amateurs, driven to succeed.   When I began teaching creative writing, McIntosh introduced himself and sent me to some…

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In Honor of Banned Books Week

This week, many libraries are participating in Banned Book Week events, asking readers to talk about a book that is banned or threatened. The list is long and disappointingly filled with books I loved, from To Kill A Mockingbird to The Bluest Eye and many of Mark Twain’s masterpieces.  But the one book that I…

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