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Audio Fiction Limericks Volume 2
Posted on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010. Tags: , , , .

Catch ‘Em in the Act by Terry Bisson (via Story Podcast 7) There once was a dude whose name was Lou who lived alone with nothing to do. He bought a camcorder, which caused some disorder, yet after it all he still felt blue. I’m pretty sure I’ve seen ads for those Crimestoppers™ cameras […]

Imperative Precautionary Haiku Reviews of the Stories in “Earthmen & Strangers”
Posted on Wednesday, October 10th, 2012. Tags: , , , .

I recently picked up a used copy of Earthmen and Strangers, a 1966 anthology of short stories edited by Robert Silverberg. As the cover attests, the book contains “humans and aliens on a collision course – star-studded science fiction.” In 2010, I posted some haiku reviews of stories I’d recently read. I did some limericks […]

Reviews in Rhyme: Podcast Fiction Edition
Posted on Monday, February 1st, 2010. Tags: , , , , .

Continuing the theme from yesterday’s book reviews, here are limericks about some short stories I listened to today. (Spoiler warning!) Another End Of The Empire by Tim Pratt (via PodCastle 88) The dark lord ruled the land with no ruth, but his doom was to lose it to youth. To escape prophesy, he ruled graciously, and […]

Recent Books in Rhyme: Fiction Edition
Posted on Sunday, January 31st, 2010. Tags: , .

Here is a list of novels I’ve recently read, inspired by a similar list my dad posted earlier this month. I didn’t feel up to the task of writing accurate synopses or insightful reviews, so instead I wrote limericks. Sundiver by David Brin E.T. smarts don’t evolve on their own; they’re doled out to new […]