Monthly Archives: January 2007

Rather a fun comic

My friend Adi is doing a webcomic LA MUSE which I find distinctly appealing. so here it is. Oh, and here is my Heroes review for Strange Horizons. A thousand words about Heroes as asked for by e.g. surliminal Advertisements

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Reviews catchup

For some reason, I have not kept up to date with posting reviews, so find here a bumper bundle of recent stuff…

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A post I have been thinking about all week

There seem to me to be several important points that arise from the whole messy row about the attempts to create an exemption to equality law so that Catholic adoption agencies can refuse to consider lesbian and gay couples, and … Continue reading

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Not really any of my business, of course

I have been thinking about the likely struggle for the Democratic nomination and trying to work out how I would react to either a Clinton or an Obama candidacy. And of course I would prefer the man who ought to … Continue reading

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Picked up from thesideshow, an excellent if technical article on the inadequate biblical scholarship of the American Right. Which brings me to my major beef of the day – it affronts me that the churches are whinging about the possibility … Continue reading

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So, no gasps of shock here….

What Fantasy Archetype Are you? ┬áThe MentorYou are the prestigous Mentor! You’re akin to Gandalf (Lord of The Rings), Merlin (ARthurian Legend), Obi Wan Kenobi (Star Wars), Aslan (Narnia), Door (Neverwhere), Dumbledore (Harry Potter) and Zeddicus Zu’l Zorander (Wizard’s First … Continue reading

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Happy New Year. 2006 – better than 2005 but still sucky. Lost a long-standing client without replacement for much of the year, so am very very broke, though I will end up with two new clients and the old one … Continue reading

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