Monthly Archives: May 2012

Space: 2079

My alternative title for this was, “2081: A Space Odyssey.” This is the first stage in my process of building the skeleton of a future history. As T.S. Eliot said, “Mediocre writers borrow, great writers steal.” So far this work … Continue reading

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Discipline!

Here’s the thing. I’m trying to write. Not roleplaying games or fictional histories or whatever, but stories. Or maybe all of those. Or something else. In any case I’d like to write at least some little stories about things that … Continue reading

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JJ Abrams’ Star Trek II – The Seed of Khan

So recently I heard the rumor that Benedict Cumberbatch would be playing the part of Khan Noonian Singh in J.J. Abrams’ next Star Trek movie. Cool. It shocks me how far I have gone from my old obsessive Trekkie roots, … Continue reading

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