Analog, March 2008

Catherina Asaro. The Spacetime Pool. A plot with more than a nod to Charles Stross’ ‘Merchant Princes’ series it would appear, although a story which feels more like it should be written by a nerdy male scientist type, in its having an attractive young woman wearing a flimsy harem-type outfit escaping from peril using her… Continue reading Analog, March 2008

Analog Science Fiction and Science Fact, April 2003

Catherine Asaro. Walk in Silence. One beef I have with many Analog stories is that many could easily have been written 50 years ago. Obviously if your tastes are somewhat catholic, and you have a somewhat reactionary bent, then this can be good thing. We start off being introduced to Lieutenant Colonel Jess Fernandez, on… Continue reading Analog Science Fiction and Science Fact, April 2003