Where @outshine falters a bit:
Monday March 9:
[Quote for the Monday] “If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true there would be little hope of advance.”
[Source] Orville Wright (1871 – 1848)/American inventor and aviation pioneer.
[Ed] Outshine slush stats: 28 subs in week 10; 14 by men, 14 by women. 2 acceptances. Humour slot filling up nice, prose poems needed!
Tuesday March 10:
Jazz drums, poppy vocal melodies, layers of post-rock sonic texture, immigrant culture, neuroscience. Love or hate; indifference impossible.
Wednesday March 11:
She dissipated the past. Footsteps walking reclaimed beaches. Grinned as seagulls abandoned all worship of trash to instead hunt fish.
[Bio] Jason Sanford writes SF/F. His fiction and essays can be found at http://www.jasonsanford.com .
Thursday March 12:
Genetically inappropriate lovers bring new meaning to “it hurts so good” in this noir-ish romance, one of the best recent scifi films.
[#Spitballs] Code 46/Directed by Michael Winterbottom/ http://tinyurl.com/5shrap .
Saturday March 14:
“—over there!” He said, “Don’t believe me?
I’ll prove it the teleporter works.
Look for me—”
[Bio] Greg Beatty (http://gregbeatty.net) lives in Washington with his wife Kathy, where the biggest challenge is staying dry.
Sunday March 15:
So far the best of Marvel’s pulp-universe “Noir” minis, with atmospheric art and a grim, clever story that smartly redefines the characters.
[#ShineComics] X-MEN NOIR (four issues), script by Fred Van Lente, art by Dennis Calero; Marvel comics, 2009, $3.99 each.