Author Archives: Esther Thetis

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Richard MathesonSo long,And farewell,Richard Matheson,Science fiction and horror author. You are best known for your novelI Am Legend:The tale of vampires in a post-apocalypticWorld.It has been adapted for film in19641971And 2007That last one starring Will Smith and the most peculiar motif of a butterflyI mean, what the f*** was that about?!Not that it concerns you, […]

Obituary

Iain BanksSo long,And farewell,Iain Banks,Author who sometimes uses an ‘M’. Your novels were controversial:Killing wasps is a hobby whichOnly a minority subscribe to,But you were never afraid of controversy:You wrote mainstream novels despite your editor’s pleas. As M you wrote sci-fi,About outsiders on the edge of utopia,And your robots always had great names likeNo More […]