What is Science Fiction?

This past Friday, HNG fan James posed a seemingly simple and obvious question to me: Huh. That is an excellent questions James, and believe it or not, one I’ve never really thought about. Science fiction has been such a constant in my life since I was a small child that I never stopped to think… Continue reading What is Science Fiction?

How to tell the difference between Cally and Kaylee

Yah, yah. I am aware of the fact that I’ve been writing an awful lot about Firefly and Battlestar Galactica lately.  There are two reasons for this:   1. I recently purchased every season of BSG and am treating myself to a personal marathon.   2. My Mom just had surgery and, as her weekend nurse I… Continue reading How to tell the difference between Cally and Kaylee

What I need to survive the zombie apocalypse

What do you give a girl who’s biggest fear is zombies? Why, two Samurai swords, of course! You may have read any number of zombie survival guides.  I know I have.  Because hey, the zombie apocalypse could TOTALLY happen.  I have nightmares about it.  I had one particular nightmare a while back: I was walking… Continue reading What I need to survive the zombie apocalypse