Author Archives: Jon Mollison

About Jon Mollison

Jon Mollison was weaned at the literary knee of Tolkein, Howard, Moore, and Burroughs. He spent decades wandering in the wilderness of modern genre fiction, wondering when the magic and wonder went out of the world of dragons and space ships. In his darkest hour, he encountered a wise man who handed him the open secrets to crafting works that emulate the stories of the great authors who built the genre. They are easily summarized in but two words: Regress Harder. Now one of the twelve champions of the Pulp Revolution, his self-published works represent a more direct lineage to the tales of action, mystery, romance, virtue, and pure unalloyed adventure than the bland imitations churned out by New York City publishing houses in recent decades.

We Will Never Know

Models. Don’t talk to me about models. When the world doesn’t quite work the way you want it to work, you can always rely on the models to tell you what you wanted to hear. The thing about mathematical models … Continue reading

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Spreading the Love: Hard and Thick

Do you have the fever for adventure? Clocking in at nearly 200,000 words, 241 full-sized pages, and with a title so nice it had to colon twice, now you can get a dead-tree version of Corona-Chan: Spreading the Love: Infectious … Continue reading

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There’s really only one way to spend the extra time granted by the hiatus in my daily commute: gaming with the kids. We’ve had Squirmish sitting around for a while, but no chance to get into the nuts and bolts … Continue reading

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One Dynamighty Boi

Jon Del Arroz has a knack for tickling my adventure bone. His latest successful KickStarted comic, Dynamite Thor, hit my inbox over the weekend, and made for a glad respite from the pressure of being half-an-ocean and full continent away … Continue reading

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Spreading the Love

When David V. Stewart put out a call to donate works to a free anthology of stories to distract people from the current Big Hoopty, I jumped at the chance.  It’s not often you get the opportunity to offer some … Continue reading

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This smells like an op. A number of calls for this flitted through the haze of social media earlier this week.  Most of them coming from exactly the sort of people who love to burnish their “one of the good … Continue reading

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A Possible Sniper in the Guerilla Cultural War

Here’s a strange thing for you. Somebody published a book – now unavailable – about how to use the current “Believe All Women” social and legal framework to remove any man from power. From the description: In How to Destroy … Continue reading

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Panfilov’s 28

My discursion into Russian cinema in search of a high-T alternative to Hollywood’s low-T offerings has had mixed results. The Guardians is Moscowood’s answer to the Avengers by way of a plot reminiscent of an Asylum film without the cheeky … Continue reading

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A Very Special Episode of Geek Gab

Tomorrow, yours truly will be making an appearance as a very special guest on a very special episode of Geek Gab.  We’ll be talking about all the usual stuff: films, games, books, and more! Here’s last week’s episode:

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Hawaii Five-Uh-Oh

If you’re into network action/dramedy shows, you’ll want to give tonight’s episode of Hawaii Five-O a look.  For one thing, the show has not been renewed for an eleventh season.  Ten years is a pretty good run for any show, … Continue reading

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