Category: New Zealand

  • Sorry that you cannot go to Wellington, so here is my impression of it

    CoNZealand has announced that the 2020 Worldcon will be virtual: A very understandable decision. I think this could be an exciting and maybe even a positive step forward. The big challenge will be keeping the essence of the event while making it virtual. I don’t know if that is possible but that’s one of the […]

  • The Cat Equations

    With apologies to Tom Godwin. Camestros was not alone. There was nothing to indicate the fact but the small alert tab in the corner of his customised Tiffany iPad. The drawing room was empty but for himself; there was no sound other than the murmur of the drives — but the alert tab was flashing. […]

  • More antipodean chocolate

    New Zealanders may have been less than impressed  with the wall of tim-tams. I have sourced this delight  to placate them. I have tried L&P as a fizzy drink. I’m not sure what effect it has on chocolate. I’m also informed of this chimeric fantasy  monster that is apparently endemic to Australia. Hugo Best Related […]