Tag: r.i.p.

Gateway by Frederik Pohl

R.I.P. SF Grand Master Frederik Pohl

Science fiction lost another immense talent this year.  Science Fiction Grand Master Frederik Pohl has passed away.  He was 93. This particularly hits home with me because Pohl penned one […]

Iain Banks

R.I.P. Iain M. Banks

Sad news has come along that noted (science) fiction writer Iain Banks has succumbed to his terminal gallbladder cancer.  It was only two short months ago that Iain released a […]

Jack Vance

R.I.P. SF Grand Master Jack Vance

Science fiction Grand Master Jack Vance has passed away at the age of 96.  Jack was the author of scores of fantasy and science fiction books.  He’s best known for […]

Roger Ebert

The Balcony is Closed, R.I.P. Roger Ebert

Film critic Roger Ebert has lost his long battle with cancer that originally affected his thyroid. Mr. Ebert has long been one of the only movie critics that I saw […]