Writing progress on new project. CorgiSan says “I regret nothing. I learned nothing. I’m not a bit sorry.”
Shadow and Bone. Bardugo gets it right. Depth, characters, and well-written. I can see why it’s such a hit.
Story needs more than witticism and a neat idea. Why Lost City fails to deliver on its promise.
Excerpt from my short story, Resilience (part of Robosoldiers edited by Stephen Lawson) coming June 7, 2022. Baen Books.
Diamond Eye by Kate Quinn is a recommended read. It gets so much right, including what it what was like to survive under the abomination of communism.
Arcane is one of the few new shows I think is worth watching.
The handwavium of “quatum” and “nano” diverges from the real limits of quantum entanglement.