Science fiction and predictions, II   Tags: Quotes Science fiction
Is science fiction about prediction?
30 April, 2016

Science fiction and predictions   Tags: Quotes Science fiction
Does science fiction try to predict anything?
16 January, 2015

Gears   Tags: Cory Doctorow Quotes
From "Makers". They were like gears ...
17 March, 2011

Reeling and Writhing   Tags: Lewis Carroll Quotes
From Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. ... the different branches of Arithmetic--Ambition, Distraction, Uglification, and Derision.
16 March, 2011

Under, but not dead   Tags: Books Quotes Science fiction Stephen King
Under the dome. If you want a sample of the energetic dialogue, stick around.
1 February, 2010

Poetry about the body   Tags: Neal Stephenson Quotes Science fiction
Cryptonomicon, Neal Stephenson. The room contains a few dozen living human bodies, each one a big sack of guts and fluids so highly compressed that it will squirt for a few yards when pierced.
21 February, 2009

Quotes   Tags: Books Mike Oldfield Movies Music Olivia Newton-John Quotes Science fiction Star Trek
I include a quote in my signature, changing once every week. And I try to choose quotes, that tells you something about me: my hobbies, my beliefs and so on. If you don't want to wait and send me a letter every week, just to see a new quote, you can cheat and look here. Quotes in italics are now ret ...
1 October, 1999