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Flying Off Into the Unknown: Eilis O’Neal

Some of the wings are just there to demonstrate the extent of Mr. Theodus’s collection. But some of them were chosen with certain themes or meanings behind them.

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Fantasy’s Top Ten Ham Jobs

There are a lot of forgettable fantasy movies out there. The reasons are many: the production values are low; the concept falls flat; it’s a Dungeons & Dragons rip-off; it’s the actual Dungeons & Dragons movie. The good news is that every once in a while, a forgettable movie gets into the hands of an actor who knows just how to liven up a dull take by chewing a little scenery…

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Steampunk Links for January 1, 2010

Today’s links include steam objects, free books, reviews, and the Great Dickens Christmas Fair.

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Author Spotlight: Sarah Totton

Sarah Totton’s short fiction has appeared in Fantasy: The Best of the Year 2007 (Rich Horton, ed.), Writers of the Future XXII, and Polyphony 5. She is the Regional Winner (for Canada & the Caribbean) in the 2007 Commonwealth Short Story Competition. Her collection, Animythical Tales, is forthcoming in 2010 from Warren Lapine’s Fantastic Books. One of the themes […]

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Steampunk Links For December 26, 2009

If you’re a steampunk fan, heres hoping your holidays were full of cogs, gears, and brass pipes! If you didn’t get quite enough, though, we’ve got a few links to round out the experience.

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Game Roundup For December 25, 2009

This week’s links include the sad tale of a former gaming superstar, good news for the gaming industry, and tips on giving your fourth edition D&D game that “Old School” feel.

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SciFi Christmas Classics

Nobody believes in Santa, so Santa refuses to go anywhere on Christmas Eve. Klatu the elf goes into town with his little reindeer, Gortzen, to give humans one last chance to prove themselves worthy of Christmas.

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Author Spotlight: Claire Humphrey

This story was based on the very first such note: about twenty years ago, a friend of the family told me he’d eaten deadly nightshade, and I asked him what it was like, and wrote down the answer on a bit of envelope.

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Steampunk Links for December 18, 2009

This week’s roundup includes the question, “What is Steampunk?,” stocking stuffers, seraphs, commentary from the League of S.T.E.A.M, webcomic Border Crossings, and more!

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The Year’s Best SF and Fantasy, Honorable Mentions, Part 4

For the month of December, FM will be presenting in four segments, all the honorable mentions listed in The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, edited by Rich Horton, which is forthcoming in December from Prime Books.