Amazing Stories’ publisher Steve Davidson honored on Walter Day Science Fiction Historical Trading Card
Steve serves up some commentary on modern readin’ & writin’; then he goes and reviews a few episodes of an old TV show by Rod Serling. He’s somewhat long-winded, but often worth reading! (Steve, not Rod Serling.) Okay, Serling’s worth reading too.
This week, Steve tries to go Back to the Future but ends up in the past, where he meets Spider and Jeanne Robinson as well as Robert and Virginia Heinlein! Come with him and see!
Attending Balticon 50 were the giants of the genre. See if you know who is who.
James discovers that attending a con can ease the fannish blues
Commentary on Beverly Bambury’s The Cheapskate’s Guide to SF/F cons
This past weekend the Baltimore Science Fiction Society celebrated its 50th year. I attended many Balticons in the late 70s and early 80s and consider BSFS to be one of my fannish “homes”. It’s great to see them celebrating such a milestone. That milestone includes press coverage that certainly would never have surfaced in the […]
Boskone 50 is fast approaching. That is, the 50th Boskone. Half a century of science fiction fannish goodness, all in one place for a weekend. I will be in attendance as will a few other contributors to Amazing Stories (I wasn’t able to get down to Maryland for the BSFS 50th Birthday Party, so must […]
Steve Stiles is a living double entendre: not only does he draw icons of the field, he is an icon of the field. If brushing twilltone off your lap after reading is a familiar experience, Mr. Stiles will need no introduction. You have no doubt marvelled at his art. You’ve also probably laughed your posterior […]