The Medium

I’m following Joe Haldeman on Livejournal.You may know him as the guy who wrote “The Forever War” – one of the finest SF novels of the last century. Also, it’s one of science fiction’s many allegories for contemporary war- with the caveat that that this feels wholly real. Haldeman is … Continue reading

Not your Dad’s iPad

I’ve just come from reading a blog written by a radio journalism student. He recounts a stimulating first week at university where a series of industry luminaries rhapsodised about their lovely telly careers. The media, they said, is so marvelous. This special, special club.  Being in it and part of … Continue reading