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Loving in View of Eternity: A Review of No Man’s Land

“Love isn’t something you find. It’s something you create.” — Professor Gillan At the very end of the Picard first season finale “Et in Arcadia, Ego, Part 2”, we get

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A Very Sixties Pulp Novel: A Review of Mission to Horatius

“Gentlemen, let us have comments on this fouled-up situation.” — Captain James Kirk Whoosh! This is a fine kettle of fish! The Enterprise crew is off their respective rockers with

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A Voice Crying in the Wilderness: Reflections on Wonderlands

“I know who I was when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then.” — Alice in Wonderland Set between the

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On the Strength of a Song: A Review of Uhura’s Song

“We’re looking for a planet on the strength of a song.” — Captain James T. Kirk There are a few early Star Trek numbered novels that have gained a cult

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She’s a Queen!”: A Catty Review of The Book of Grudge

“She’s heavy, and she’s all mine.” — Book, with regard to Grudge the Cat I was so excited when I first learned we were getting a cat as a main

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A Far-Out Review of Shadows Have Offended

Cassandra Rose Clarke’s Star Trek novel debut, Shadows Have Offended, was exactly the wildly fun ride I needed to start the year off on a light-hearted note. A new writer

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A Part of Me: A Review of DS9: Revenant

After the apocalypse of the Coda trilogy and the advent of a new variant of COVID-19, Alex White’s debut Star Trek novel, Revenant, was the “comfort Trek” my heart needed

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The Fire and the Rose: A Reflection on Oblivion’s Gate

This thou perceivest, which makes thy love more strong, To love that well which thou must leave erelong. — Shakespeare’s Sonnet 73 Very late last night, I read the last

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Star Trek Federation – The First 150 Years Review

A Suggestion for Your First Star Trek Book Books, books, books. So many books about Star Trek, from technical manuals to novels to short stories to comics; it is all

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Playing the Hand You’re Dealt: James Blish’s Adaptation of “Balance of Terror”

“Gene rewrote everything, but the original writers got the credit.“ So said Star Trek: The Original Series producer Robert Justman, according to Marc Cushman in his first volume of These

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