Neil Armstrong, 1930-2012

“That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.” War veteran, engineer, pilot, and the first human being to walk on our moon, Neil Armstrong was an inspiration and a hero to us all. And now, another one of our heroes has taken the greatest leap of all. He has ventured offContinue reading “Neil Armstrong, 1930-2012”

Craziness, Quirkiness, and Storytelling

There seems to be a lot more craziness in speculative fiction with the self and independent publishers getting so much more attention. Craziness meaning “everything and the kitchen sink and Cthulhu and steampunk and superheroes and werewolves and…” all crammed into one novel. And honestly, I’m not sure how I feel about that. Don’t getContinue reading “Craziness, Quirkiness, and Storytelling”

Mars Curiosity Rover: A Great Victory for NASA

Just got the word from the live web broadcast: The Curiosity rover has safely touched down on Mars. Way to go, NASA! This is a historic moment indeed. The most sophisticated, versatile, and largest rover in space exploration history has begun its mission in earnest, and I couldn’t be happier. God be with the team overseeing thisContinue reading “Mars Curiosity Rover: A Great Victory for NASA”