Doctor Who title card (1963)

A Message From the Colonies

Today my Facebook feed was cluttered with Brits crying foul about the new Doctor Who Anniversary trailer being a Comic-Con exclusive.  It’s our show! Why are those stupid Americans allowed to see it first? Allow me to set the record… Read more

Doctor Who title card (1963)

Goodbye Doctor

Once upon a time, Doctor Who (and science fiction in general) was, by and large, a guy thing.  These days there’s an ever-growing population of female fans. You’d think guys would be delighted to have so many girls getting their geek… Read more

Doctor Who title card (1963)

Marking Time

Here’s a depressing thought: It is 188 days until November 23.  Six months until a new episode airs.  I don’t know about you, but I think that’s a long time to be hanging off this particular cliff. Here are some… Read more

Doctor Who title card (1963)

Golden Times

Right now I’m feeling as bereft as Tegan did at the end of Time Flight.  You see, today the Doctor is travelling without me.  While the rest of you are experiencing The Crimson Horror, I’ll be on a chilly beach… Read more

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REVIEW: The Wheel of Ice by Stephen Baxter

Written by award-winning author Stephen Baxter, The Wheel of Ice is a Second Doctor adventure.  The plotline is vintage Doctor Who:  The Doctor and his companions arrive on the Wheel, a mining facility circling Mnemosyne, one of Saturn’s moons.  The… Read more