Category Archives: science fiction

April 22

Review: The Stradivari Anomaly : (The Short Stories Collection Series) by Michael Priv

The Stradivari Anomaly : (The Short Stories Collection Series) by Michael Priv, is yet another in his many short stories. A military aircraft is shot down somewhere over Europe. Its only two survivors realize that the sound they keep hearing in the air is not just a ringing in their ears, it means that during […]

April 17

Book review: The Roto-Rooter (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv

The Roto-Rooter (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv. This is a quippy, witty, satirical play on a man’s mid-life crisis. Brian is caught in the murk of his own failures, or certainly at least, his perceived failures. Swimming in self-guilt and self-loathing, he is surrounded by negative vibes at every turn. Bad goes […]

April 10

Book review: A Joy Ride (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv

A Joy Ride (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv, brings space opera to life in full vivid color. This fast-paced tale takes the reader on a quick hop to the stars, as a space-jockey is sent on a “simple” courier mission to deliver a package, only to find himself facing the worst-case scenario […]

April 09

Book review: Forever (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv

Forever (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv.  Priv has this ability to vault the reader, in just the first paragraph or two, from the comfort of their reading chair, to a planet on the other side of the galaxy, plunging one into the middle of a battle scene with explosions and concussions reverberating inside […]

April 05

The Author Spotlight: Gemma Tarr

Writers Inspiring Change: Tell us about yourself! Gemma: I’m a bit of an introvert, to be honest! Books were always a friend I could turn to when I didn’t have any answers; if I wanted a quiet few minutes to escape to another world I knew I could always pick up a book. I learned […]

April 05

Book review: A Sense of Perspective (A Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv

A Sense of Perspective (A Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv, is a short story, action-packed from the very first line. Two pilots, two world’s apart, both engaged in life and death scenarios, and yet somehow connected by some filamentous bond on another plane or dimension. A fast and intriguing read. Book review by […]

April 04

Book review: MAGIC: (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv

MAGIC: (The Short Story Collection Series) by Michael Priv, is a short story about an old man who tells his grandchildren a bedtime tale about a special amulet, a statuesque, with powers of good fortune to its owner. It’s a quick snippet, a fun story with a twisted turn at the end; and like a […]

March 28

Book review: The Broken Pawn: The Short Stories Collection Series, by Michael Priv

The Broken Pawn: The Short Stories Collection Series, by Michael Priv, is an excellent short story about a suicidal mission designed to penetrate a secret fortress, one that has never been successfully breached by millions who tried before, and to recover a sacred scroll. It’s weaved with bitter-sweet dialogue, roughly hewed and yet, flippant and […]

March 27

Book review: Stranded: The Short Story Collection Series, by Michael Priv

Stranded: The Short Story Collection Series, by Michael Priv, is a short story with a wild twist. What appears to be a military engagement between two forces turns out to be something else entirely, and the “something” is not what one might think. A well-written, action-packed tale with a surprise ending. Just read it! Book […]

February 21

Book review: Babble by Orrin Jason Bradford

Babble by Orrin Jason Bradford, a sci-fi thriller, takes the reader on a thrill-ride as the mother of Bobby, a young autistic boy with a special talent, finds herself caught in the web of some plot to take her son away from her, for reasons she does not know or understand. Government agents from Homeland […]