Dafydd ab Hugh

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Born David Friedman, on October 22, 1960) In the 1980s he served in the United States Navy training to be a Radar Intercept Officer, hoping to be selected to become an astronaut (none of which panned out). Ab Hugh is most noted for writing fiction in media franchises, including several novels for the Star Trek […]

Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame

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Science fiction is one of the most influential artistic genres of modern times, though it is rarely given its due by mainstream critics. Freed from the constraints and limitations of other more conventional art forms, science fiction explores important and relevant issues with unbounded clarity. A reflection of society’s hopes and fears, it provides insight […]

Star Trek: Enterprise Cancelled!

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“Star Trek has been an important part of UPN’s history, and Enterprise has carried on the tradition of its predecessors with great distinction,” said Dawn Ostroff, President, Entertainment, UPN. “We’d like to thank Rick Berman, Brannon Braga and an incredibly talented cast for creating an engaging, new dimension to the Star Trek universe on UPN, […]

Science Fiction Authors “Sting” Vanity Press

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[Washington, DC] What in the world could induce thirty professional authors to spend hours writing the WORST prose they could produce? They did it to prove a point – that a Maryland-based company called PublishAmerica is lying when they claim to be “selective” and reject “70-80%” of the manuscripts submitted to them. Over a holiday […]