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Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Sunday Summary: 27 December 2015

Good morning all. I hope your Winter holidays have been fabulous. We celebrated Christmas at my son's house. I cooked a morning brunch of sausages, biscuits, scrambled eggs, ham, and sw...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Stacking the Shelves (60)

This week's new books are all from the library. I picked up a couple of short books in the hopes that they'd help me complete my objective of reading 200 books in 2015. In fact, I've alre...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Sunday Summary: 20 December 2015

This week I'm combining my Sunday Post and Stacking the Shelves. I've been ignoring my online presence—forums, blog, Facebook, even e-mail—for a couple of weeks as I focus on taking care ...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Review: Cards of Grief

Cards of Grief by Jane Yolen Originally published 1984; republished 2012 by Open Road Media Source: borrowed from the library Jane Yolen's award-winning story about an alien civ...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Stacking the Shelves (58)

After the long list of new books I posted this week, I don't have quite as many to talk about. I did receive a new review book courtesy of the Library Early Reviewers program. And I took...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Month in Review: November 2015

I had hoped to catch up a bit during November, what with the holiday weekend and all. But I wound up reading only 15 books for the 3rd month in a row. All of which means that I'm real...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Sunday Summary: 6 December 2015

As I wrote yesterday, I was offline for a couple of weeks. Life suddenly got very complicated and blogging was the thing that had to go. I'm back, but just barely. I need to write and p...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Stacking the Shelves (57)

Yeah, I was offline for a couple of weeks. Sorry about that—life simply got in the way. Between a challenging travel schedule for work, the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, and the failure...
Reading in Texas · 1Y ago

Sci-Fi Online: Daily Science Fiction

As the name says, Daily Science Fiction publishes a new science fiction/fantasy story every weekday. You can subscribe to the site and receive a new story via e-mail each day. Or, v...
Reading in Texas · 2Y ago

Sci-Fi Online: Galaxy's Edge Magazine

If you're looking for a source of short stories or articles for Sci-Fi Month, check out Galaxy's Edge Magazine. Published six times a year, the magazine is available in paper/printed and e...