Daily Archives: February 7, 2008

Mitt Quits

You know what this means, don’t you: McCain/Romney ticket in the fall. Go on, tell me I’m wrong.

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Zoe’s Tale Follow-Up Q&A

Answering some questions I’ve gotten in the wake of finishing Zoe’s Tale, in comments here at Whatever: Alan Kellogg asks: “What about revisions and rewrites?” To date I’ve not had to do any significant revising or rewriting once I’ve turned in a novel, and Zoe is no exception to this: PNH sent me notes on […]

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Quick Review: Watershed, kd lang

It is such: kd lang’s voice: Continues to be a force of nature. kd’s song selection: eh. Which is a bit of a bummer, because I’ve been a huge fan of lang’s recent albums, dating back to Invincible Summer, not just because of her voice but because the songs (both original and covers). They’re not […]

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The Big Idea: Philip Palmer

Hey look! Another “The Big Idea” feature! See, now you can tell they are really here to stay on Whatever: we’ve had two of them. In today’s installment: Philip Palmer. Palmer is a novelist, with the new and ambitiously all-over-the-place space opera/comedy/pirate adventure Debatable Space. He’s also a been screenwriter for several British television series, […]

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