Sox win! Sox win!

First full day of the convention for me, everybody slept in and didn’t really eat breakfast. Meanwhile, I was at the convention, where I saw some worthwhile panels. G. David Nordley gave a talk about the requirements of interstellar travel, what technologies would work and which wouldn’t, and how long approximately it would take to […]

short story nominees part 1

“Seventy-Five Years” by Michael A. Burstein (Analog January/February 2005) Burstein gets two nominations this year, including this lightweight entry that I think must be tangentially related to Analog’s anniversary, since it appears in the 75th anniversary issue and has the word “seventy-five” in the title. Schmidt’s editorial in the same issue refers briefly to the […]