Re: Vulcan's Forge and Abrams' Trek
The "Vulcan's..." novels are some of my favorites. Vulcan's Heart
, for example, is my absolute favorite Trek novel of all time.
I think the Abrams portrayal of Spock and Sarek's antagonism is compatible with most of the ways it's done in the novels.
It is by caffeine alone I set my mind in motion. It is by the beans of Java that thoughts acquire speed, the hands acquire shakes, the shakes become a warning. It is by caffeine alone I set my mind in motion.