Jul 21, 2014

Behold the Star Wars: Episode VII X-Wing in all its Glory!

By Lightsaber Rattling

To close out the Omaze Force For Change campaign, Lucasfilm and J.J. Abrams has released another video featuring J.J. from the Pinewood Studios lot for Episode VII. Before we dig...

Jul 21, 2014

Snowpiercer Movie Review and Others, Movie Trivia, Blogging Changes, and Ninja News!

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

Movie Reviews Snowpiercer Finally caught this on Direct TV! Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who...

Jul 18, 2014

Destiny Beta

By Kingdom Geekdom

I have just completed the Destiny beta and it was an experience. For anyone who doesn't know, Destiny is a new massively multiplayer online game from Bungie, the maker of...

Jul 18, 2014

First Impressions: Del Rey Star Wars 2014 Sampler

By Lightsaber Rattling

Del Rey recently released a free ebook sampler for the upcoming novels that have been announced, A New Dawn by John Jackson Miller, Tarkin by James Luceno, Heir to the...

Jul 16, 2014

Testing 2.0

By Eve Turow

Does this go through?

Jul 16, 2014

Fangirl Summer Spotlight: Fionna & Cake by Natasha Allegri

By Fiction State Of Mind

  Goodreads Link It all started with the Adventure Time episode Fionna and Cake. They are gender swapped versions of Jake and Finn written as Fan fiction by the Ice...

Jul 16, 2014

“Word Crimes” by Weird Al Yankovic

By Sally Ember, Ed.D.

Sally Ember, Ed.D.: How much do I love Weird Al? Even more, now: A grammar rant! Perfect! Originally posted on : Weird Al is back …. and, I’m so glad...

Jul 16, 2014

Good Comics at the Comic Shop July 16

By Comics Worth Reading

Here’s what I recommend appearing today at your local comic shop. Seconds The book of the week, in terms of overall anticipation, is Bryan Lee O’Malley’s Seconds (Ballantine Books, $25)....

Jul 16, 2014

Review: Full Fathom Five by Max Gladstone

By Escape Reality, Read Fiction!

Format read: ebook provided by Edelweiss Formats available: ebook, hardcover, paperback Genre: fantasy Series: Craft Sequence, #3 Length: 384 pages Publisher: Tor Books Date Released: July 15, 2014 Purchasing Info:...

Jul 16, 2014

Good #Writing DOES Require #Talent, Not just Hard Work

By Sally Ember, Ed.D.

I really got inspired last week (frustrated, actually), by a post written by a colleague about supporting ALL writers. I contributed this comment, below, on her blog. In my recap...