KRAD COVID reading #55: “The Ceremony of Innocence is Drowned”

In the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode “In the Pale Moonlight,” we were told that Betazed fell to the Dominion. In the 2004 Trek anthology, Tales of the Dominion War (which I also edited), I wrote “The Ceremony of Innocence is Drowned,” which dramatized Betazed’s fall, from the perspective of Lwaxana Troi.

KRAD COVID reading #55: “The Ceremony of Innocence is Drowned”

Remembering ‘Star Trek’ Creator Gene Roddenberry On His 99th Birthday | TREKNEWS.NET | Your daily dose of Star Trek news and opinion

Today we celebrate the 99th birthday of the late Gene Roddenberry, the man who conceptualized Star Trek and first brought to television, and then the big screen – a legacy that lives on today in profound and numerous ways. Those who know Star Trek likely know that Roddenberry was a combat pilot in World War […]

Remembering ‘Star Trek’ Creator Gene Roddenberry On His 99th Birthday | TREKNEWS.NET | Your daily dose of Star Trek news and opinion

No, Writing For IP Is Not Soulless

So, I take it someone on Twitter said something about IP books being soulless. Or maybe they said it about the writers of those books? I dunno. Whatever. Now, as someone who has written at least a little bit of IP, I take exception to that — while also recognizing that the person wasn’t likely […]

No, Writing For IP Is Not Soulless

2020 Dragon Awards Ballot

Dragon Con has announced the ballot for the 2020 Dragon Awards. Voting is open to the public at the Dragon Awards website; registration for voting is open until September 4, 2020. Winners will be a… Two Star Trek books have been nominated for a 2020 Dragon Award! Star Trek: Picard: The Last Best Hope, Una […]

2020 Dragon Awards Ballot

The enigmatic Garak – Sign the Petition

The enigmatic Garak – Cardassian-in-exile on space station Deep Space Nine – refers to himself as just a simple tailor, but everyone knows that there’s more to him than that. Why was he banished from his home planet? And why does he choose exile on Deep Space Nine?During his years playing Elim Garak on television, […]

The enigmatic Garak – Sign the Petition