Ramblings Across the Spectrum

T.V. Hernandez
Random thoughts about my life and the world around me, plus reviews of novels from the 70s and 80s.
Created 22 Feb 2021
  • 50th Anniversary Review: The Lathe of Heaven
    12 Dec 2021 • 18 min read • 1 0
    The Lathe of Heaven by Ursula K. Le Guin Originally Published: May 1971 Science fiction was becoming a strong genre in the two decades proceeding the 70s. From novels like I, Robot and Dune, and the m...
  • Thoughts On Turning 27
    25 Nov 2021 • 8 min read • 3 1
    Without further context, turning 27 doesn’t seem significant. You’re not celebrating another decade of your life or the age you’re finally allowed to do something you couldn’t legally do before. It sh...
  • 40th Anniversary Review: Stranger With My Face
    15 Nov 2021 • 24 min read
    Stranger With My Face by Lois Duncan Originally Published: October 1981 In the ten years since Lois Duncan published A Gift of Magic, we saw much more amazing work coming from her. After A Gift of Mag...
  • 50th Anniversary Book Review: A Gift of Magic by Lois Duncan
    28 Oct 2021 • 16 min read • 2 1
    A Gift of Magic Originally Published: September 23, 1971* The cover of the first edition for A Gift of Magic. Many of us love stories involving ESP, no matter what medium they're told through. The Soo...
  • Announcements for Upcoming Newsletters
    19 May 2021 • 3 min read • 2 1
    Yes, I realize it’s been a while since I posted anything. The main reason why is because I’ve been having a lot of issues with my laptop lately. They’ve always popped up at some of the most inconvenie...
  • When Your Problem Becomes Everyone Else's Part 1
    12 Apr 2021 • 13 min read • 2 1
    To say this past year has changed many people’s lives would be an understatement. Usually when something in our life changes, it’s only ourselves and those closest to us who are impacted by the change...
  • Why Write About Myself?
    01 Mar 2021 • 8 min read • 3 1
    Writing about myself isn’t usually my favorite thing to do. In fact, if I were given the choice between writing a novel or a memoir, I would choose the former option in a heartbeat. In the seven years...
  • Random thoughts about my life and the world around me, plus reviews of novels from the 70s and 80s.
    22 Feb 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
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