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Writers of the Future and Scientology, Redux

I sent the manuscript for Terminal Alliance to my editor and agent on Sunday, which means I am now allowed to stop and breathe and catch up on a little of what’s been happening in the world recently. I wanted to start with the discussion about the Writers of the Future contest that’s been making(…)

Cool Stuff Friday

Friday missed his deadline, but is on the very last chapter of this rewrite! Cats being jerks Video of the waves freezing at Lake Baikal in Siberia (I recommend turning on the sound) Dogs getting into mischief  

Cool Stuff Friday

My friend Edric is launching a treasure hunt with a $100 cash prize. It begins tonight, April 6, at 8 p.m. Eastern Time at http://happinessboard.com/TreasureHunt.html Edric has also been maintaining The Happiness Board, which started back at MSU in the early 90s. (I recognize at least one of my own contributions from 1993.) Cosplay puns(…)

April 1 Roundup

ThinkGeek has their annual April Fools additions. I want the Klingon refrigerator magnet letters. LEGO is launching a Trump & Putin BrickHeadz buddy pack Google Maps has added a Where’s Waldo feature Another LEGO-themed joke? But I NEED this vacuum that sorts bricks by size and color!!! Burger King’s chocolate whopper commercial is equal parts(…)

Jim C. Hines