Johnny Cash Wrote Science-Fiction – Arkansas Times

Good morning. Did you know that in 1953, before his first recordings, Johnny Cash wrote a science fiction short story called “The Holografik Danser”? According to Steve Turner’s biography, “The Man Called CASH,” he wrote a number of short stories during this period, many under the pen name “Johnny Dollar.”

Source: Johnny Cash Wrote Science-Fiction – Arkansas Times

Mary Midgley, 99, Moral Philosopher for the General Reader, Is Dead – The New York Times

Writing into her 90s — her last book was published last month — Dr. Midgley challenged with wit and verve the primacy of science as arbiter of reality.

Harlan Ellison Dead: Sci-Fi Writer Was 84 – Variety

Harlan Ellison Dead

Sci-fi author Harlan Ellison, who contributed to TV series including “The Outer Limits,” “Star Trek” and “Babylon 5,” has died.

Source: Harlan Ellison Dead: Sci-Fi Writer Was 84 – Variety