Author Archives: Andrew Hickey

Star Trek: Discovery

I’m in a strange position when it comes to Star Trek — it’s not a series that I consider myself a fan of, but I am a fan of the *idea* of it. I love the utopian post-racial post-scarcity series … Continue reading

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Off To Thought Bubble…

I’ll be with some of the other Mindless Ones at Table 79 in the Cookridge St Marquee at Thought Bubble this year. Unfortunately, this year I didn’t think I’d be able to go until a few weeks ago, so had … Continue reading

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On New Political Strategies

This post is a political one, and discusses party strategies, but I think it has more applicability than just to Lib Dem partisans (which means that unlike the internal-fighting posts of last week, I’m going to charge for this on … Continue reading

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Destroyer: Chapter 16

A week later, Fleming was beginning to think that he’d made a major mistake in giving the papers to Driberg. No-one – literally nobody – had heard from Driberg since that moment. He was no longer answering his phone, his … Continue reading

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New from me on Mindless Ones

A review of Transrealities, a rather good superhero comic

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What DC Comics Are Good Right Now?

Longtime readers may remember I used to be a comics blogger (and in fact I’m planning on posting a comic review tonight). But I’ve not posted much about comics in the last few years, largely because DC Comics’ Flashpoint and … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Nilsson

The first in my series of essays on Nilsson’s music, album by album, like I’ve done with other artists Nilsson’s first released album was not really conceived as an album. Nilsson had released a number of singles in the mid … Continue reading

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