Archive for May, 2018

Why Deep Space Nine and Voyager May Never Get the HD Remaster They Deserve

Hell Hound

If you’re looking for a book recommendation, I recently finished Ken Greenhall’s Hell Hound. It’s stunning. Think Shirley Jackson meets Ernest Hemingway by way of Stephen King. It’s horror, but it’s that slow, seething, and spine-chilling kind of horror that gets under your skin and burns your heart.

Check out Too Much Horror Fiction and Tor.com for reviews.

Seattle’s Sidewalk Etiquette Sucks Serious Shit

The sidewalks of Seattle are a battlefield. A leisurely stroll downtown quickly turns into a high-stakes game of pedestrian Frogger. You bob and weave; you dash and dart; you stop and go. As Seattleites, we champion and support many causes, but, when our feet hit the pavement, our consideration and respect for others flies out the window.

Simply put: Seattle’s sidewalk etiquette sucks serious shit.

I’m being flippant, but this isn’t a trivial matter. Our opinion of the people around us is greatly informed by these brief and subtle interactions and, ergo, they inform our perspective of the world.

I don’t want to get too hippy-dippy or venture into self-help guru territory, but we can make these interactions better. Read more…