An Artistic Rant, Subject: Video Games

I’m debating with myself about this baffling curiosity called the video game.  Is it a computerized novelty, a hyperactive board-game?  Is it art?  Some think games should never join that ever sacred hierarchy of the humanities.  To them… …this is not art. But this painting bellow by artist Brock Davis aka Laser Bread most assuredly…

A Nerd-Rage Rant! Subject: Spelling lessons

Where are my pocket protector and glasses? Ah there we go.  Now onto the rage! As many people already know, the SciFi Channel has done some creative spelling to change its name to the super cool-beans Syfy Channel.  Every nerd I’ve talked to has felt the same way I do about the change.  And we…

The Revolution of eBooks and the Next Indie Art

Just read an interesting blog by Michael A. Stackpole, author of many books including the Star Wars X-Wing series.  He talks about the harsh reality many authors face in the publishing world.  At the end of his blog he brings up an alternative rout the author can take, self-published eBooks. The eBook is a downloadable…