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Spoiler thread for Lock In by John Scalzi

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Lila's requested a thread so she can talk about Lock In without spoiling it. Good idea. Contents enclosed....

The first four sentences of Craft of Deyng

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Like it says on the box: SEn the pa??age of this vrechit warlde, the quhilk is callit dede, ?emys harde,...

Lichtvergadering

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Just a reminder: we are having the Dutch Gathering of Light on Sunday, August 31 (that's this Sunday!) at Proeflokaal...

American Canyon quake

Are the Californians okay? How was your earthquake?...

MidAmericon 2

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Today in London, the right to host the 2016 World Science Fiction convention was granted to the group bidding to...

The Guardian, or at least the writer of an unsigned editorial therein, gets it

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Check out the third link from this unsigned editorial. Wait, you don't need to, you're already there. Hello from Loncon,...

Gatherings of Light: Worldcon and Amsterdam

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

This post is intended to index and expand on the currently planned Gatherings of Light. I'll be editing it as...

Toni Weisskopf gets almost everything wrong about the Futurian Exclusion, but we like her anyway

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I like Toni Weisskopf. I've got absolutely nothing against her personally. But I've had a tab open on her essay...

An Update on Velma

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

From the thread on Velma, an update: This is Kristen, Scraps' sister. Sorry that I don't know how to make...

Open thread 199

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

One of my long-running disgruntlements with survivalists and Galters is their collective ignorance of one key aspect of self-sufficiency: cloth....

Making Light at Loncon 3

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Both Nielsen Haydens and Abi Sutherland! Opinions! Moderation! Speech acts! All of our events will be in the ExCel Centre....

A fund for Velma and Soren

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

A guest post by Debbie Notkin: Many Making Light readers know Velma and Soren (Scraps) deSelby-Bowen. Those who read the...

I dreamed a Wikipedia entry

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I dreamed a Wikipedia entry. It was about William Rowse Sitcup, a deservedly obscure figure in the history of colonial...

Penny Dreadful: The Mysterious Affair of the SPOILERS

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Once again, I am writing a spoiler thread for a show I haven't watched. It does protect me from inadvertently...

Singularities in the rearview mirror

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Writing at io9 recently, Charlie Jane Anders mentioned Jo Walton's 2009 essay on George Eliot as a pre-SF writer who...

Open thread 198

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

There are many ways that the Dutch are unusual about bicyles. The one that struck me most recently, though, is...

My Real Children Spoiler and Speculation Thread

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

By popular request, a thread where you do not have to ROT-13 your speculations about why the book ended the...

Published today: California Bones, Greg Van Eekhout's wild heist caper set in a literally eat-or-be-eaten LA

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

On sale today in hardcover and e-book. Opening three chapters here! Special dedicated website here! Tour schedule here! "Big...

Open thread 197

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Widely disseminated science joke from the early internet: An engineer, a physicist, and a mathematician find themselves in an anecdote--indeed,...

X-Men: SPOILERS of Future Past

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Once again, I find myself opening a discussion thread for a film I haven't seen. While this allows me to...

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