Archives for March 18, 2010

Tonight: The Raven’s Ladder Reading/Booksigning Party

You're invited! … [Read more...]

Judy Dench Has Been Cast in a Period Piece… Finally!

Judi Dench will be playing a supporting role in the costume drama Jane Eyre, the latest adaptation of the classic novel by Charlotte Brontë. So, of course, that means this is a project to be taken seriously.I'd love to see someone do a clever mash-up of Dench's scenes from all of the period pieces where she has curtly snapped off lines about how the social norms are being upset.Who are the leads? … [Read more...]

The School Newspaper: The Best Place to Start?

Did you — or do you — write for your school newspaper? … [Read more...]

Shepherd Book Returns, Firefly Fans Weep for Joy

There were quite a few loose ends left dangling when Joss Whedon's brilliant TV series Firefly was abruptly canceled by FOX. The follow-up big screen film Serenity tied up some of them.  But some things remained mysterious... … [Read more...]

The Hobbit Begins Shooting in June…

...according to Gandalf. And Gandalf's a fairly reliable fellow. … [Read more...]