Monthly Archives: December 2015

“empire” or “awakens”–which is the best?

Last week, I said that The Force Awakens was the best Star Wars movie yet, but some readers objected, holding up The Empire Strikes Back as still being superior.  I agree that Empire is an excellent movie, and before TFA … Continue reading

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no spoiler: “the force awakens” is the best “star wars” yet

To say that Star Wars (by which I mean Episode IV: A New Hope) changed my life would be an understatement: as I discuss here, it set me on the course to becoming a writer of sci-fi and fantasy. So … Continue reading

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give the greatest gift of all: WATER

According to the non-profit DIGDEEP, 40% of all homes on the Navajo reservation do not have running water.  DIGDEEP’s Navajo Water Project has been working for several years to remedy that, and they’re having success. I’ve helped the Project in the … Continue reading

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