Poetry: The Majestic

Poetry: The Majestic

on razor wings you dive through air as cold as lonely nights in fallbuffeted by echoes from the bleak ravines that heard your calland through the twilight dimness, a golden glitter catches eyesthat like the ghost of God's demands can never be defied through withered squalls still spitting rain like old men telling raunchy talesyou [...]

Book Review: Meteorite by Tim Gregory

Book Review: Meteorite by Tim Gregory

Title: Meteorite Author: Tim Gregory Blurb: Meteorites have long been seen as portents of fate and messages from the gods, their fiery remains inspiring worship and giving rise to legends that have persisted for millennia. But beyond the lore, meteorites tell an even greater story: that of our solar system. In Meteorite, geologist Tim Gregory shows [...]

Book Review: Sisters of the Vast Black by Lina Rather

Book Review: Sisters of the Vast Black by Lina Rather

Title: Sisters of the Vast Black Author: Lina Rather Blurb: Years ago, Old Earth sent forth sisters and brothers into the vast dark of the prodigal colonies armed only with crucifixes and iron faith. Now, the sisters of the Order of Saint Rita are on an interstellar mission of mercy aboard Our Lady of Impossible [...]

Book Review: The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson

Book Review: The Ghost Map by Steven Johnson

Title: The Ghost Map Author: Steven Johnson Blurb: It's the summer of 1854, and London is just emerging as one of the first modern cities in the world. But lacking the infrastructure-garbage removal, clean water, sewers-necessary to support its rapidly expanding population, the city has become the perfect breeding ground for a terrifying disease no [...]