Artemis's Blog (15)

Philip K Dick - Iconic Sci-fi author

I follow @brainpicker on Twitter who has a posted a fascinating read on Philip K Dick, the renowned American, iconic sc-fi author who would have been 83 on 16th December.

The movie Blade Runner was loosely based from his novel…


Added by Artemis on December 17, 2011 at 11:00 — 1 Comment

Happy New Year Mosman Readers


Happy New Year to All on Mosman Readers


 For last year's words belong to last year's language

And next year's words await another voice.

And to make an end is to make a beginning.

~T.S. Eliot, "Little Gidding"


If you have an… Continue

Added by Artemis on January 5, 2011 at 15:00 — No Comments

Budding Writers - Time to join the Ebook Express !

The resurgence of the Ebook is sky rocketing due to new technology ie hardware and software and an affordable price. Time for those budding authors to contemplate a new platform for their bestseller!

Here is a slideshare from San Franciso's Writers Conference 2010 - the Ebook Revolution…


Added by Artemis on September 11, 2010 at 10:37 — No Comments

"Get Your Game On:Gaming at Your Library" - Beth Gallaway


Added by Artemis on August 31, 2010 at 17:00 — No Comments

"Studying in a Library" Amusing Video !!


Added by Artemis on July 17, 2010 at 23:51 — No Comments

#rugame2010 - NSW State Library Seminar 23rd June

Gary Hayes was one of the guest speakers at the RU game : games and public libraries. He is a Coordinator and Lecturer of Multi Platform Content at the Australian Film TV and Radio School. I had a post on Gary's Social Media Counter in my Wallerawang Library Blog. Here is the web link - Counter

Gary Hayes presentation was fantastic! He previously has worked as a senior development producer with the…


Added by Artemis on June 25, 2010 at 21:48 — No Comments

NSW Premier's Literary Awards 2010 - People's Choice


Added by Artemis on May 5, 2010 at 15:25 — No Comments

Moments in Time at Mosman

Sydney Morning Herald

Sat 29th December 1934

pg 8

Added by Artemis on May 1, 2010 at 22:00 — 1 Comment

"Star Trek -Technologies of Disappearance" by Alan Shapiro

Alan Shapiro is being interviewed (play audio below) by Father Roderick Vonhögen recently at Amsterdam's Public Library.

Although the book was published in 2004 it is still a bestseller! (Due to us Trekkie Fans)

This podcast below however is intriguing…


Added by Artemis on March 27, 2010 at 14:01 — No Comments

St Patrick's Day - And Everything Irish!

He Wishes For The Cloths Of Heaven

By William Butler Yeats (1865-1939)

Had I the heavens' embroidered cloths,…


Added by Artemis on March 13, 2010 at 13:51 — 1 Comment

Oscar, Oscar !! The Academy Awards 82nd Presentation

And the Acadamy Award Winner is !!!!

Great Fiction & True Stories, transformed into Hollywood Magic!!!

Stanley Tucci in “The Lovely…


Added by Artemis on March 7, 2010 at 17:30 — No Comments

Out of Print Sci Fi Novels


( image thanks to UFO Clip Art )

Hello Everyone!

I love anything to do with Science Fiction - books, movies, TV series!

Here is a fantastic link looking at Sci Fi novels. Here is one of my re- tweets from…


Added by Artemis on February 16, 2010 at 21:30 — No Comments


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