Monthly Archives: December 2011

Forbes recommends a Resnick novel

Publisher’s Weekly last week and Forbes this week; it’s been a very pleasant Christmas season. Here is the link. The book Forbes is recommending just went out of print in paper last year after 24 years of continuously being in … Continue reading

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Ask Bwana #15

NOTE: this article first appeared in Speculations #15 — May, 1997 This introductory essay will be a little longer than usual. Bear with me; it might give you some food for thought. An interesting thing happened a few weeks ago … Continue reading

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Opening to THE DOCTOR AND THE KID

For those of you who are curious and haven’t purchased it yet, here’s the opening few pages of The Doctor and the Kid, which are on display in the current issue of Publisher’s Weekly.

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Ask Bwana #14

NOTE: this article first appeared in Speculations #14 — March, 1997 ‘Tis the season to go crazy. The Nebula ballot is out. The Hugo nomination ballot is out. The various news magazines are sending out their polls. And science fiction … Continue reading

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Another Starship to Italy

I just accepted an offer for Italian rights to Starship: Pirate from Mondedori, which had already bought Starship: Mutiny a few months ago. The series has now appeared in seven countries, with more (I hope) on the way.

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Ask Bwana #13

NOTE: this article first appeared in Speculations #13 — January, 1997 There are certain inequities in life. One of them concerns talent. As hard as I try, I will never be able to play basketball at Michael Jordan’s level. I … Continue reading

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Bathrooms I Have Known

(by Mike Resnick, for Challenger) Back in the days when Carol and I were breeding and exhibiting collies — for the record, we had 23 champions, most of them named after science fiction stories and characters — we encountered some … Continue reading

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Ask Bwana #12

ASK BWANA 12 NOTE: this article first appeared in Speculations #12 — November, 1996 As this issue goes to press, the big news in the field is that Kris Rusch has resigned the editorship of The Magazine of Fantasy and … Continue reading

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