SciFi Weekender 10 (Part 1) Recap: Day 1 - Friday

A few weeks ago hundreds of geeks headed to Sheffield for Sci Fi Weekender (SFW) a science fiction convention that has become affectionately known as Geekcamp. Afterwards they would have been left with merry tales and upset that it was over for another year as the con blues set in – BUT HOLD UP A MINUTE! This year things went a bit different and due to an emergency venue change (don’t ask) the annual Geekcamp was split into two parts which means for one year only campers only need to wait until October for their next dose of Geekcamp! It’s also the 10 year anniversaryRead More →

Sharing Saturday: Spooky Halloween reads

  I was wondering what to do for a Halloween themed Sharing Saturday, and after yesterday’s Fandom 5 I realised I should do one for spooky reads to watch. Not everyone wants to or is able to go out trick or treating/celebrating Halloween, so if you’re one for staying inside here are some spooky/creepy reads to get you in the mood!   Late Victorian Gothic Tales Good Reads   /   Amazon The Victorian fin de siecle has many associations: the era of Decadence, The Yellow Book, the New Woman, the scandalous Oscar Wilde, the Empire on which the sun never set. This heady brew wasRead More →