Author of the After Terra series, avid blogger, novelist and musician. I am an explorer of science fiction, philosophy, culture, movies, video games, music, really almost anything that strikes my fancy and presents a new and interesting way of looking at the world and the human condition.

Wikipedia, and similar sites, have become incredibly robust and useful tools for finding information on the internet. However, they are somewhat demonized in academic and critical circles. Why is this the case, and where do I stand on the issue? (more…)