The Princess and the Accountant by Robert E. Rogoff

“The Princess and the Accountant” by Robert E. Rogoff In this short story, Rogoff takes a common fairy tale element, the quest to marry the princess, and reimagines it with a science fiction twist. Ralph is an accountant with the Royal Distribution Agency and has been for three centuries, when …

The Goldilocks Problem by Gregory Benford

“The Goldilocks Problem” by Gregory Benford I’ve been reading a lot of fairy tales lately, both the original versions and modern interpretations. A couple of weeks ago, I talked a little about “The Three Bears” so when I ran across this short story, I had to read it. Benford takes …

Captain Bonny Morgan: The Cassandra Prophecy by Robert “Doc” Gowdy

Captain Bonny Morgan: The Cassandra Prophesy by Robert “Doc” Gowdy While I was in the early chapters of this tale, I told my friends that it was like reading a sci-fi geek’s lesbian fantasy. My friends, who are male by the way, said, well  that’s it then, that’s the pinnacle, …