Monthly Archives: November 2008
D.E. Christman, Jennifer Williams, Dina Leacock, Sara M. Harvey Is Horror a Genre unto itself? Horror is a genre, but it has changed. Now we have Dark Romance and others. King is shelved under regular ficiton. If its a dark subject it tends to get tagged under horror. Genre is very subjective, but ten you have genre bending that make it even more difficult. Best a publisher can do is to label… Read More
Ruth Lampi – Ninja (N) Phil (missed last name) – Super Villian (SV) Sally-Rouge Pax and Jo Blu Pax – Mad Scientist (MS) Missed Name – Pirate (P) MS – More wardrobe choices then “black, black and black” and they take baths SV – “I am the Bad Seed” P – Taking stuff, hitting on women, taking stuff, hitting women, taking care since they’re out of women N – Its not the ninjas you… Read More
Friday evening Speakers: Eric Katani (Yoji Kondo), Dr. Charles E. Gannon, Tom Purdom (mod), Alexis Gilliland, and Jay While (sp?) What does each feel is the critical weapons of the future: Jay – Sound Wave Weaponry (since air is a hinderance for most other weapons, air is a help with sound weapons) Gannon – ROV (Remote Operated Vehicles, since this does not endanger a soldier) and Penetration (both personal armor and base… Read More
PhilCon is this weekend. I’m going!!! My first SF Convention, ever. Finally a time when timing works out for me that I get to go. I’ll try to take notes on the panels I’ll be attending and post them afterwards. Let me know if you are going too.