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Notions and Inklings

Posted January 28, 2015 By John C Wright

A fascinating essay by Bruce G Charlton today on the Superversive blog: http://www.ljagilamplighter.com/2015/01/28/j-r-r-tolkiens-unfinished-work-the-notions-club-papers/ Few people know that, just as the second world war was ending, JRR Tolkien broke off from writing The Lord of the Rings and spent about a year and a half working on a modern novel called The Notion Club Papers (NCPs). The […]

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Sad Puppies 3: The Ensaddening!

Posted January 26, 2015 By John C Wright

Yea, verily, yea, it is that time of year again, dear friends and comrades, when once again the war for the soul of Science Fiction is at hand, or, rather, for those of us lacking hands, at hook. It is that time when we lay aside our personal differences and take up arms against the […]

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Science has proven the the leading cause of sadness in puppies is the Leftwingization of the Hugo Awards, so that awards are being given on the basis not of their merits, but on the basis of their political correctness. And since political correctness requires that storytelling be smothered and smug yet whiny preaching arrant nonsense […]

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Want Ad

Posted January 20, 2015 By John C Wright

I met one of my two fans at Marscon last weekend, much to my pleasure and surprise. The other fan wanted my help spreading his Help Wanted Ad around the science fiction world, so I am posting here so that the other fan will also see it: Need some more artists for a game project […]

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Myself, my ugly belly, and my lovely wife, will all be appearing at Marscon this weekend. My belly which, is the size of the Jovial moon Europa, will arrive Friday evening, but I myself will only arrive on Saturday. Here is my schedule: Saturday, January 17 10:00am Myths and Realities of Fantasy Combat panel 12:00pm […]

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Do Your Part for Evil

Posted January 9, 2015 By John C Wright

Michael Z. Williamson, an esteemed member of the Evil League of Evil, and hated by all the right people, has a new book to consider purchasing for your postchristmas buying spree: Wisdom from My Internet You learn some amazing things on the internet. The War of 1812 was just a dispute over labor and hiring […]

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Do Your Part for Civilization

Posted January 4, 2015 By John C Wright

Every honest man should let the restaurant know that he is personally offended that the restaurant management have surrendered to Saladin. Santiago, come to our aid! Sneakers restaurant in Winooski, Vermont has taken down a sign that read, “Yield – Sneakers Bacon.” The restaurant’s owners decided to remove the sign after a Muslim woman, posting […]

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Unexpected Enlightenment from Instapundit

Posted December 30, 2014 By John C Wright

Instapundit is boosting the Hermione-Granger-meets-Aslan-and-Cthulhu juvenile novels of L. Jagi Lamplighter, the greatest living writer today, living in my house: http://pjmedia.com/instapundit/199591/ http://pjmedia.com/instapundit/199588/ You must read them to see the illustrations. They were done by her husband, who I assume is named Mr. Lamplighter. The cover art is top notch, painted by top notch cartoonist Dan […]

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The Perversion of a Legend

Posted December 29, 2014 By John C Wright

http://www.vanityfair.com/vf-hollywood/2014/12/legend-of-korra-creators-confirm-korrasami-is-canon Dear Mr DiMartino and Mr Konietzko, I admire your creative effort tremendously. I watched your shows, bought your merchandize, and supported and lauded you. I made your work a part of my imagination and a part of my life, and introduced your show to my children. And this is how you repay loyalty and […]

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Unexpected Illustrations for Unexpected Enlightenment

Posted December 22, 2014 By John C Wright

The illustrations for the books of Unexpected Enlightenment are now all available online.  

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