Brenda Cooper

Archive for May, 2009

Reading Recommendation: Wake by Robert J. Sawyer

I have been challenged finding reading time that isn’t research, blurbs for books, or part of my two reading/book groups.  But I heard so much good buzz on Robert J. Sawyer’s Wake that I ordered a copy and made the time.  I’m glad I did.  This is an intimate and personal look at the familiar […]

Getting Ready for FiRE

FiRE is a futurist conference that will be held in San Diego in a week and a half or so.  FiRE is put together by Mark Anderson, who is one of the futurists I most enjoy following.  He is an original thinker and I am always intrigued by his blogs and talks.  I have never […]

Interview posted at MILSCIFI.COM

I didn’t set out for these books to be about war, at least not when I wrote The Silver Ship and the Sea.  Current events, however, have a way of coloring artistic work, even science fiction that’s being written about a far future.  The Iraq War and The Silver Ship and the Sea started at […]