Book Review: “The Village” by Bing West

The Village by Bing West My rating: 5 of 5 stars A well-told little-known story about the Vietnam War that people should know. I'm a newbie to war details, so I had to learn some terminology (e.g. "Bobby was at point" means that Bobby was the guide, marching at the front of the patrol) and … Continue reading Book Review: “The Village” by Bing West

The Thing about Sci-Fi

“I’m writing a science fiction novel,” I say. Most people, especially those who have known me in previous lives, ask the question that my statement begged. “Why?” The answer is not particularly sexy. “Because I dreamt the ending and I didn’t have any time to do research before I had to write an entire novel … Continue reading The Thing about Sci-Fi