Occam's Fireaxe

A Monthly Podcast reviewing books for you

Occam’s Fireaxe #4: Epic Space Opera

About this episode In this episode we look at two epic space operas, Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi, his new book and the first in a new series by this award winning author, and Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey, a well-established series that is the basis of the...
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Occam’s Fireaxe #3: A Big Bear Talking Ghosts

About this episode After a bit of an unplanned hiatus (sorry about that!) Occam's Fireaxe returns talking about two books: Ghost Talkers by Mary Robinette Kowal, a historical romance spy novel set in France during World War I, with ghosts. Sword at Sunset by Rosemary...
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2016 Favorite Podcasts

I’m compiling a few lists of favorite things as I exit 2016 and look forward to 2017 because I want to share these things with you in hopes that you’ll discover some new things that might make your favorites list for 2017. These lists are in no particular...
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Occam’s Fireaxe #2: Hiding on a Desert Island

About this episode On this episode of Occam's Fireaxe I talk about the ten authors and books I'd carry with me when I go off to hide on a desert island to avoid the upcoming zombie apocalypse. About Occam's Fireaxe Occam’s Fireaxe is written and produced by Chuq...
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Announcing Occam’s Fireaxe, a new podcast about books

I seem to have committed podcast... About Occam's Fireaxe Occam's Fireaxe is a podcast by Internet veteran and two-time Hugo Award nominated Chuq Von Rospach. Every two weeks Chuq will have a short discussion on a topic of the day and review a new book that's caught...
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Occam’s Fireaxe is a podcast written and produced by Chuq Von Rospach. Once a month we’ll sit down for about 15 minutes and review two books, primarily Science Fiction and Fantasy works but but with side trips into other works including history, biography and whatever random titles catch my eye.

Occam’s Fireaxe #4: Epic Space Opera

About this episode In this episode we look at two epic space operas, Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi, his new book and the first in a new series by this award winning author, and Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey, a well-established series that is the basis of the...

A Few of my Favorite Podcasts

This posting starts a new series I’ve been considering for a while which I’m calling a few of my favorite, where I’m going to give a quick shout out on various topics to things that I use and depend on in my world. To start, I’m going to look...