Category Archives: Time Travel

Like to poke holes in science fiction? Take Princess Elsa’s advice

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A former colleague¬†of mine, every time Star Wars was mentioned (which, since I was in the office, was pretty often) would automatically go into a¬†diatribe that he can’t get into the movie because there’s no sound in space. That the entire saga was ruined for him because he couldn’t get over the fact that TIE fighters and the Millennium Falcon… Read more »

Buffalo-Based Driving School Offering Flying Car Lessons

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  The time travel buzz continues… Stevens Driving School, based in Western New York, announced today that it will be offering a new service – driving lessons for people wanting to make the jump from “normal” vehicles to flying cars, a la Back to the Future II. It’s great to see such forward thinking! People will be able to sign… Read more »

Marty McFly Trending

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Time travel is making a comeback! As I’ve been pitching my time travel trilogy, WILTON’S GOLD, I’ve extended my belief that there will be a revival in time travel interest in 2015. Next year being, of course, the year that Marty McFly visited in Back to the Future II. I’ve been making the case, using every piece of supporting evidence… Read more »

Time Travel is “In”

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In the Spring of 2013, I went to see Star Trek: Into Darkness. As is the case with motion picture marketing now, there were nine (9) previews before the movie started. I happen to like previews, so seeing that green screen come up telling you that your movie isn’t starting just quite yet isn’t a problem (though in general I… Read more »

“My” Time Travel vs. “Your” Time Travel

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Got some great feedback (albeit in a rejection) from an agent the other day on my time travel novel. The topic was the genre of the book in general – time travel. She said she wasn’t convinced that someone could go back in time and have impact that affects only my small array of characters. She thought that changes 150… Read more »

Time Travel Concepts: Multiple Versions of Characters

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If you screw around with time travel enough, in theory you’ll ultimately end up with a scenario where you have multiple versions of yourself. It’s a simple concept if you think about it. If I’m 30 years old and I go back in time 10 years, there will be two versions of me – a 20-year-old living a “normal” life… Read more »