- The GuardianJun 12 04:59 AM
The writer talks about how his mother defended him to the hilt and how the best thing that happened to him was his father leaving when he was very young My mother was a chronic liar. I learned early on that her version of the truth and other people’s version was nowhere close. As they say in Texas [where Moorcock lives], she would rather climb a tree to tell a lie than stand on the ground to ...
- GamasutraJun 16 11:44 AM
Former BioWare writer Alexander Freed, in a post focused on "diversity and originality... with a special focus on fantasy and sci-fi -- broad genres in which games tend to emphasize very narrow subcategories." ...
- DVD TalkJun 15 09:30 PM
Highly Recommended No apologies. I adore the Amicus/AIP adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs's The Land That Time Forgot (1975). Like many of my generation, I had missed it in theaters, instead seeing it for the first time when the movie made its network television premiere on ABC a year or so later. In those pre-cable, pre-video days, comparatively recent movies could still attract big Nielsen ...
- Kiama IndependentJun 13 07:30 AM
June 13, 2015, 11:45 p.m. TO HOLD THE BRIDGE By Garth Nix. Allen and Unwin. $19.99. To Hold the Bridge brings together 19 previously published stories by bestselling Australian author Garth Nix. The title novella, set in his "Old Kingdom" world, follows a classic fantasy theme, as a young cadet in the Bridge Company finds himself the last defender of the bridge against dark magic.
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