January 2010 Blog Posts (15)

"Epitomizing the Black Panther"

Before I go into my topic I want to weigh in on the animated series. After viewing the first four episodes I want to say job more than well done. Everything about it feels right. The theme music is excellent, the casting is superb and to my surprise the animation works as it uniquely stylizes the Panther. Reggie your dialogue works better in the cartoon than in the comic. The characterizations and guest appearances were well chosen (especially replacing the Rhino with Juggernaut). A final note,… Continue

Added by Ture on January 31, 2010 at 5:54am — 8 Comments

For Whom Does The Golden Bell Toll?

It's here! DILLON AND THE LEGEND OF THE GOLDEN BELL has arrived in our store and on Amazon with an e-book release to follow in February!



When old enemies and an emissary from a far country rudely interrupt Dillon's vacation, he discovers that an old friend has managed to embroil him in a brewing civil war of the island nation of Xonira. The Lord Chancellor of Xonira figures he can unite the enemy factions if he recovers the ancient artifact called the Golden Bell and so he hires… Continue

Added by Derrick Ferguson on January 30, 2010 at 10:11pm — No Comments

Alina and the Ice Jewel (The Meeting at Engrund)

Queen Thaelea walked on the holcus mollis l, her feet barely leaving a mark on it. The flowers seemed to smile at her presence and sing at her touch."My children," she purred, her wondrously enchanting voice drawing the butterflies to her. She knew them all by name, even though their beautiful lives were fleeting. For that moment, she forgot her sorrow, her sadness at the loss of a lifelong friend.



She walked to where she had left her oaken staff, its upper third studded with… Continue

Added by Antony Kamau on January 29, 2010 at 7:30pm — 1 Comment

Kindle NEWS

WOW.

Am I pleased I jumped into this with both feet. Since we last met (slightly over a month ago) I've sold 78 shorts at 35 cents a pop.

i'm hooked. so much so that i'm releasing a collection next month both in paperback and for the kindle.

Added by Geoff Thorne on January 28, 2010 at 8:36pm — 2 Comments

Alina and the Ice Jewel (The passing of the Grand Sorcerer)

"I have waited for so long, and now it seems that my mortality will be my undoing." the man, dressed only in a white bed garment said, his voice still strong even in his last hour. The little girl, hardly ten years old, standing next to his bed shook her head, while tears streamed down her pale cheeks. "It is true, my child. I shall go to the Wonderlands upon my passing, but it shall not be by the Celestial Chariot."

Amars, Grand sorcerer of Sentilla, stretched out his feeble shaking hand… Continue

Added by Antony Kamau on January 28, 2010 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Alina and the Ice Jewel (Intoduction)

In the days preceding the coming of the Comet, Alina had taken possession of the coveted 'Ice that Never Thaws'. Frozen at the heart of the forever cold pendant was believed to be an inter-dimensional pixie.



For the wearer, the comet was their chariot to a world of magic and wonder that would never be seen by those who did not possess it.



She walked the enchanted woods of Tharkin alone, her dark-chocolate complexion glowing a dark blue in the misty moonlight, which made… Continue

Added by Antony Kamau on January 24, 2010 at 1:07pm — 5 Comments

Skin Magic - Part I



“Skin Magic”

Djeli

December 2009



Makami stumbled, almost falling. The orange-colored cat he had nearly run over went still, the hair on its back raising. Its eyes reflected in the night, seeming to ask what bit of chance had caused their paths to cross in the sand-ridden backstreets of this small town, which only rats and shadows should have called home.



The answer came at the sound of heavy footsteps from… Continue

Added by Djeli on January 22, 2010 at 7:00pm — 8 Comments

Book Review: Great Sky Woman

Great Sky Woman By Steven Barnes

Mass Market Paperback: 400 pages



Publisher: Del Rey; Reprint edition (March 24, 2009)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0345459024

ISBN-13: 978-0345459022

Product Dimensions: 6.8 x 4.2 x 1.2 inches





Steven Barnes is one of my favorite science fiction authors. His mastery of story telling is phenomenal. Mr. Barnes has the noteworthy skill and the poise to write about a myriad of subject matters and plots, creating in… Continue

Added by Malcolm Dylan Petteway on January 22, 2010 at 12:43am — 2 Comments

Scouring for New Reads at Arisia 2010

Cons aren't always where you will find a large amount of minority participation. However, some of us are making ourselves known at quite a few. This weekend we are attending Arisia '10 - billed as New England's largest and most diverse science fiction and fantasy convention. We came to check out just how diverse it really is and we've got a lot to share.



Why should you consider attending a SciFi/Fantasy convention? I'll be… Continue

Added by Diane on January 17, 2010 at 9:16am — 2 Comments

Storycasting.com

So Who out there has read McKenzie Files?And Who out there is waiting for the McKenzie Files movie? While the fates decide that little detail Get ahead of the game and log onto Storycasting.Com to pick the actors and actresses who you think could play characters in a McKenzie Files movie. Go to Storycasting.Com and make your choice.

Added by Barry K. Nelson on January 16, 2010 at 10:07pm — No Comments

Better In The Dark Fan Page

Welcome to the Better in the Dark fan page. Better in the Dark is a podcast hosted by Thomas Deja and Derrick Ferguson. Every two weeks, Better in the Dark provides commentary, opinion, and the occasional rant on film and pop culture. So sit back and listen, as two guys outta Brooklyn, tell you why things are always better in the dark.

http://sites.google.com/site/betterinthedarkcentralsite/

Added by Derrick Ferguson on January 14, 2010 at 8:06pm — No Comments

Internet Theft

After months of self-promotion I finally have confirmation that the word is out about my novel. I discovered this after checking my website statistics. The hits are really picking up all over the world and right here in the States. Egypt, Europe, Sudan, Australia, Thailand, Belgium—the list goes on and I couldn’t be happier. However…with this new internet publicity I am already encountering internet theft. Just when I was starting to feel confident in my progress, I discovered that people are… Continue

Added by Kandake Brockington on January 12, 2010 at 10:32am — 6 Comments

What a way to start 2010!!

What a way to start 2010! I received the 1st illustration from the artist working with me on my first book, Shades and Shadows. Chase Conley (http://saintchase.deviantart.com/gallery/) is on fire people!! He knows how to work with colors and use them effectively in art. Not to mention he is has a real eye for detail. I’m so excited to see my work coming to artistic life. This journey to publishing my first book has been a long,… Continue

Added by LaTreka Cross on January 5, 2010 at 1:53pm — 3 Comments

My latest short stories

I have another couple short stories out this month:

He Would Be King - is out at Strange Weird & Wonderful

A Troll Like Me is out at Golden Visions (the online formatting got a little strange on this one)

Added by Veronica Henry on January 1, 2010 at 3:27pm — No Comments

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3D printing the future

Posted by ARCELIUS SCOTT on August 15, 2018 at 11:30am 0 Comments

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/114240903/drawns-3d-printed-range-of-design-furniture?ref=discovery&ref=discovery&term=3d%20printed

As of today Spacefans, the link above shows my new goal for my future in the 3D printing industry. 3D print farms are on the agenda for us to build our own, create our own, and own our own manufacturing methods and processes. After we meet the goal of 3D print farms, we should most definitely set our sights on using industrial articulating robots to "scale up" the manufacturing capability within the community.

A robot can cost anywhere between $25,000 and $100,000 but the industrious entrepreneur should be able to find one on the lower end of the spectrum. I'm not here to sell robots, just here to share vision with…

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3D printing the future

Posted by ARCELIUS SCOTT on August 15, 2018 at 11:30am 0 Comments

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/114240903/drawns-3d-printed-range-of-design-furniture?ref=discovery&ref=discovery&term=3d%20printed

As of today Spacefans, the link above shows my new goal for my future in the 3D printing industry. 3D print farms are on the agenda for us to build our own, create our own, and own our own manufacturing methods and processes. After we meet the goal of 3D print farms, we should most definitely set our sights on using industrial articulating robots to "scale up" the manufacturing capability within the community.

A robot can cost anywhere between $25,000 and $100,000 but the industrious entrepreneur should be able to find one on the lower end of the spectrum. I'm not here to sell robots, just here to share vision with…

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Finding your favorite indie Black Age products?

Posted by Turtel Onli on August 14, 2018 at 7:52am 1 Comment

At a time when the indie Black Age of Comics movement is now nation wide with indie conventions in Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, New York and San Francisco, a question emerges.  Where do you find a dedicated spinning rack of indie produced / published Black Age products?  Hmmmm?  No where except Chicago at the Du Sable Museum and the urban internet cafe' Copy Cat.  In each of the other markets listed, no rack.  Not even where there is a Black owned comic book store.  The internet alone will not reach the under served market.

This is a great opportunity & challenge foe legal honest industrious folks.  To market and distribute the Black Age of Comics indie products.

OK..... you say were the regular stores contacted?  Of course. ONLI STUDIOS even offered them spinning racks.  They…

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Afrofuturism Lives . pt.3

Posted by Winston Blakely on August 10, 2018 at 10:52am 1 Comment

   It's time for a  3rd installment of Afro futurism Lives... Hopefully this       one will be well received.

   I also have books available at amazon.com featuring these heroes 

   invisoned in these ads.

   Today, you are looking at the Warrior Mysterian, he is a combo

    of Conan and Dr.Strange.  I seem to be fond of both genres

    and put forth the effort to create something unique.  

     Here is the ad for this week.

  

        

   

      check the link below for t shirts and posters...

        https://www.teepublic.com/user/winston5

         and for books,check this…

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Afrofuturism Lives . pt.2

Posted by Winston Blakely on August 3, 2018 at 2:58pm 0 Comments

        Hello, Afrofuturistic enthusiastic fans... time for a new ad promoting this subject.

        This hero is an upcoming self published  character in an anthology that I will revealed in a

         future blog.

          But his name is on the t-shirt attributed to the genre that he is a part of.

          So go ahead and take a look and see what you like.

           My storefront is rapidly growing with images of great interest.

             

                   Here is the link for you to explore my archives of art images.

                       …

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They Are Q...

Posted by Reginald L. Goodwin on August 3, 2018 at 5:30am 0 Comments

Image Source: DC Villains/Anarchy Wiki page 

Topics: Civics, Existentialism, Philosophy, Politics

I'm taking two weeks off before the fall semester and my sophomore year in graduate school. Tomorrow (Saturday, August 4th), I'll be giving a presentation on…
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TESS...

Posted by Reginald L. Goodwin on August 2, 2018 at 9:58am 0 Comments

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite will search more than 85% of the sky.Credit: Leif Heimbold/NASA

Topics: Exoplanets, NASA, Planetary Science, Space Exploration, Star Trek

"Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Her five-year mission: to explore strange new worlds. To seek…
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Aura, The Art of Winston Blakely

Posted by Winston Blakely on August 2, 2018 at 6:55am 0 Comments

           Hello, Afrofuturistic fans... We are one day away from my continued campaign for Afrofuturistic

           images at tee.public.com

           Yes, a new ad exploring this culturally esteem event.

            But I would like to present to you a book full of such art.

           Aura, The Art of Winston Blakely, by yours truly is an personal adventure

          into my studio archives.

          I am doubled bless to have a special introduction by the main man himself

         who has dedicated himself to this site.

          Oh, yes...  Your commander in Chief and Prime Administrator Jarvis Sheffield

           wrote an complementary foreword to my artbook.

                  Thank You... Good Sir.

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