where the writers are

Stephen B. Pearl | Stephen B. Pearl

stephen-pearl's picture
Jul.26.2011
Three cons for SF fans under the sun. Seven for the Gamers in their dungeons of stone. Nine for steam punks doomed to puff. One for the cos players on their cardboard thrones. One con to rule them all. (yah right) One con to find them. One con to geek them all. And in fair Nerdom bind them. At the...
stephen-pearl's picture
May.03.2011
With all due apologies to J.R.R. Tolkien In Southern Ontario there lived a writer who went to cons. Not nasty dirty cons filled with the ends of badly-made, storm-trooper costumes and an oozy smell (All right they can have a smell, but I’m taking dramatic license here) nor yet a dry, bare, boring,...
stephen-pearl's picture
Apr.25.2011
This is my schedule for Eerie Con 2011 being held at: The Days Inn at the Falls443 Main StreetNiagara Falls, NY 14301 Telephone: (716) 284-8801 FAX: (716) 284-8633  The event starts Friday and I will have a dealer’s table but my panels don’t start until the Saturday. If you are in the Niagara Falls...
stephen-pearl's picture
Apr.25.2011
This is my schedule for Eerie Con 2011 being held at:The Days Inn at the Falls443 Main StreetNiagara Falls, NY 14301 Telephone: (716) 284-8801 FAX: (716) 284-8633  The event starts Friday and I will have a dealer’s table but my panels don’t start until the Saturday. If you are in the Niagara Falls...
stephen-pearl's picture
Nov.22.2010
SFContario has been and gone so here’s the wrap up. The glorious queen of all, she who is my sun and moon, the beloved monarch of my heart, she who must be obeyed, ;-) my wife Joy, and I managed to get to the Ramada Plaza Hotel for about 1:30 pm. The Hotel staff were uniformly polite and...
stephen-pearl's picture
Nov.15.2010
            Some years ago a TV show I watched hijacked a clearly defined heterosexual character into a lesbian story line. Being a fan of the show I went up on their listing board and made the following points.             1 This kind of transformation was not consistent with the nature of the...
stephen-pearl's picture
Aug.30.2010
            I said I’d get to it. To follow this section we need to define some terms. Potable water is fit to drink. Black water is sewage, effectively used toilet water. Grey water is waste water without excrement or urine in it. Examples are used shower and bath water, dishwashing water, used...
stephen-pearl's picture
Aug.16.2010
This series of enviromental blogs is based on research I did for my novel, Tinker’s Plague, published by Draumr  Publishing, as well as information I’ve gleaned over many years of interest in environmental technologies. Like most of the answers that present themselves to the problems of human...