Thursday, February 09, 2017
They intercede as an infamous portrait of Winston Churchill is about to be tossed in a bonfire on New Year's Eve 1955. (People in the U.K. have probably heard of the Sutherland portrait).
I came up with what I think is one of the best twist endings I've ever done, as the pair return from whence they came and place the Churchill painting next to another retrieved artwork awaiting restoration.
The story is called "Burning Churchill".
Word has come that the great British science fiction author Brian Aldiss has passed away at the age of 92. After such a long and distingui...