Archive for April, 2016

April 1, 2016

Hit or Miss, January-March 2016

Here’s what I have been reading and viewing so far this year


  • Secret Manta (Yeow Kai Chai)
  • 《文字就是生命》尤今
  • Life is Text (You Jin, English version)
  • Scifaikuest (recent and back issues)
  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist (Mohsin Hamid)
  • Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim (David Sedaris)
  • The Forge of God (Greg Bear)
  • Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (movie)
  • The Translator (Leila Aboulela)
  • Star*Line (recent issue)
  • Chimeric Machines (Lucy A. Snyder)
  • The Girl on the Train (Paula Hawkins)
  • Not Like a Native Speaker (Rey Chow)
  • A Fire Upon the Deep (Vernon Vinge)
  • Objects of Affection (Krishna Udayasankar)
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
  • The Time Traders (Andre Norton)
  • All the King’s Men (Robert Penn Warren)



Neither Hit nor Miss

  • Jonah Hex (movie)

I think the read of the month for January was The Reluctant Fundamentalist, The Translator for February, and in March, All the King’s Men.