Thursday, June 21, 2007

CMOS, colons, and Tor

Did you know that Tor Publishing does not follow the Chicago Manual of Style's rule for capitalization after a colon? (CMOS 6.64)

Yes, I kid you not! I was floored! They actually capitalize the first word after a colon! I am shocked! Completely shocked!
*shakes head and walks away muttering about what this world is coming to*


Saturday, June 02, 2007

RGR Issue 23

Ray Gun Revival Issue #23 has achieved orbit!

Can Giraffes Change their Spots? by Jenny Schwartz
When giraffes around the globe change colors, two scientists are confused, and the enterprising aliens responsible are horrified.

The Old New Ensign by M. D. Jackson
What happens when a lowly soldier tries to better himself and catches the eye of the mad-as-a-hatter fleet admiral?

Deuces Wild: "In the Lap of the Gods, part six" by L. S. King
Serial Fiction
Stuck in the capital city during an enemy attack, Tristan wonders if Slap is still alive.

The Eight Arms of Death by John M. Whalen
Jack Brand journeys to Nemuria, a city at the bottom of the Tulon Inland Sea, where he meets a doomed race of people.