Sean Williams

nebula unveiled

posted on 4 Oct 2006 at 11:41 am
The universe is so beautiful I could weep. This image of the Lagoon Nebula, with stars removed, confirms something I’ve been thinking for a while: that stars may be the engines driving many interstellar process and the campfires around which li

parting the fog

posted on 17 Aug 2006 at 3:50 am
Well, here I am in San Diego, brain-fogged from jetlag and a 30-hour flight to get here. Security wasn’t as bad as I had expected. My new itsy-bitsy laptop proved invaluable on many occasions. That may have been the best purchase I made this ye

skeletons on the wind

posted on 9 Aug 2006 at 10:13 am
The US cover of The Blood Debt is online at the Pyr-o-mania blog page. Greg Bridge‘s artwork looks better every time I look at it. I can’t wait to see this in print. Lou Anders is a legend. While on the subject of the world of the Change:

august holes

posted on 2 Aug 2006 at 8:50 am
Something odd is going on in the field of black holes, if New Scientist is any judge. During my recent reading of the magazine (passive research is a wonderful thing), I’ve learned that they might well be: compact balls of plasma called “