We have a rare gift on the Hugo ballot this year: clipping.’s science fiction concept album, Splendor and Misery. They generously handed out a bunch of download codes to prospective Hugo voters (me included), but you can also listen to the whole thing courtesy of Sub Pop on YouTube. This “experimental hip-hop” album is up … Continue reading Real Players Trip Light-Years
Far more illustrious blogs than this one are reacting to and discussing the 2016 Hugo award nominations (which, much like your taxes, are for work done in 2015). I’ll provide a roundup of a few interesting ones below, but here’s my own personal reaction: I’m mostly just kinda bummed out that so many excellent podcasts, related works, and short stories were overlooked in … Continue reading 2016 Hugo Awards
I haven’t finished my Hugo nominations yet–not even close. But I have been collecting links. There’s so much good stuff out there that it’s honestly pretty overwhelming. (A good problem to have, of course.) In the past I let that stop me from even thinking about participating in the nomination process, but you know what–it’s okay … Continue reading Last Minute Hugo Nominations Link Roundup
We’ve cleared out the tabs that have been clogging up our browsers, and we’re sharing them with you. Links include thoughts on diversity panels, cool rocks, translation, and cosplay (over 30-40/while black/in hijab).