to celebrate with friends and it was okay but nothing special. In a way, I was disappointed. In a way, I was thrilled that I was finally who I wanted to be 24/7/365. I got to be me all the time and not just for special occasions.
Blue Blood contributors have been guests and panelists and exhibitors at every important SF/fantasy convention in the U.S. and many abroad. Shariann Lewitt, one of the first women to write hard SF, contributed fiction to the very first issue of Blue Blood in print.
I will always have a soft spot for armor and swords and sleek black business suits and implausible weapons and the Mad Max/Tank Girl stuff which falls in between. One of my favorite cinematic love scenes is the opener for Excalibur. William Gibson remains the only celebrity I have ever choked upon meeting.
-- Amelia G