Monthly Archives: March 2015

NaNoWriMo Anthology Submissions and Los Angeles Published NaNo Novels List

National Novel Writing Month is now a very well known event with thousands of writers pledging to pound out a 50,000-word novel in 30 days. A question that often arises is: “Are any of those novels ever published?” I doubt … Continue reading

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Is Earth the Anomaly?

So it turns out that, if our Solar System is any indication, water oceans typically exist under a layer of solid ice and rock–not precariously splattered about the exterior of a world. For instance, to the right is the diagram … Continue reading

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A Tip of the Hat to Those in the Greek System with Principles and Integrity

From media headlines to Hollywood movies, fraternity men are commonly characterized as irresponsible jerks whose extracurricular activities include disrespecting women, binge-drinking, hazing pledges and blowing their parents’ money. Yes, sadly those bad examples do exist in fraternities. Just as they … Continue reading

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Hugo Finalists Will Be Announced April 4

According to the official HUGO site, the shortlist of finalists for this year’s Hugo Awards is scheduled to be announced on April 4 (Pacific Daylight Time) at four conventions around the world: Norwescon (Seattle) 12:00 PDT April 4 Minicon (Minneapolis) … Continue reading

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FILM: EX MACHINA Trailer

Originally posted on rockandrolljunkie.com:
Alex Garland, writer of 28 Days Later and Sunshine, makes his directorial debut with the stylish and cerebral thriller, EX MACHINA. Caleb Smith (Domhnall Gleeson), a programmer at an internet-search giant, wins a competition to…

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