Monthly Archives: September 2014

Loscon 41

September 25, 2014

(via facebook.com/freebabylon5) Just sent in an application to Loscon 41 for a panel and fan table over Thanksgiving weekend. JMS will be Writer Guest of Honor. http://loscon.org/41/ The con will be just a few days after the 16th anniversary of ‘Sleeping in Light’ airing.


For Writing and Life: Who are You?

In the TV show Babylon 5 there are four questions that are central to the series’ theme, and that are asked by different characters throughout the story: Who are you? What do you want? Why are you here? Where are you going? In this blog series, I want to cover each question individually – what …

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Remembering The Silly B5 Quote Conversation

September 14, 2014

Who of us remembers The B5 Silly Quote Conversation? In the days before Facebook, faithful fan Jan M Schroeder started this thread (or conversation) on the JMS News Website (you can get to it via our Jump Point section), which is still running and has reached 491 pages and 7,360 individual posts! Don’t you think …

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Storytelling Tips from Babylon 5: Fantasy Creatures and Alien Species

September 8, 2014

This is part of a series about storytelling techniques for epic fantasy. I’m drawing my examples from the 1990s sci-fi TV show Babylon 5. If you’ve never seen it, that shouldn’t affect the validity or usefulness of my storytelling tips. If you do want to see the show, you can probably find it on Netflix or the …

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#FreeBabylon5 T-Shirt Available!

September 6, 2014

T-Shirts are back! The last of the popular #FreeBabylon5 t-shirts in these designs are available again. When they’re gone, they’re gone, though, so act now! http://www.freebabylon5tees.org/ Proceeds benefit Claudia Christian’s C3 Foundation, so get your T-shirt today!


Long-Time Fan Interview: Tim

September 2, 2014

Another long-time fan (a first one) who is very enthusiastic about Babylon5 is Tim. He has watched the show from quite a young age, so he has been a fan for most of his life! And without any further ado, I present his Fan interview!   So, a little bit about me. Hi, I’m Tim, …

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