When I was in middle school, I visited a tiny library in a very tiny town near where I lived with the intention of finding a new book to read. I visited a lot of libraries growing up. As an avid reader, I was always looking for some new book to devour, but I didn't… Continue reading Rereading “Dune,” the Book That Made Me Love Science Fiction
Lately I've been browsing science fiction and fantasy books, trying to make a to-read list that will get me excited about diving into fictional worlds again. I've also been researching for some personal writing projects. And what interests me most as I explore these two genres is how often they mix to create a third… Continue reading Thoughts on the “Science Fantasy” Genre
Two years ago, I was obsessed with the idea of a new Dune movie. Frank Herbert's novel has been my favorite science fiction novel since I first read it more than a decade ago. I've seen the film adaptations of the book, but they were cringe-worthy in way too many places. It's been my secret dream… Continue reading Where’s the New Dune Movie?