Back in 2013, I did a blog post about women SFF authors, “Reality and the Welcome Sign — Gender and SFFH,” in reference to Tor UK’s editorial director Julie Crisp’s blog post at the time about how Tor welcomed women authors but they weren’t showing up in submissions, or at least not for things like […] … More I Got Quoted in Academia This Year — The Open Window
Finished! No, I didn’t get in 50,000 words. But I did get to the end of my story. As you may know, I decided to go NaNoWriMo Rebel this year and finish up a work in progress I had started over the summer. While I wasn’t entirely sure how many words I needed to finish … More NaNoWriMo 2016 – The End
This year’s SFFWorld.com’s anthology is out! We finally got it all together and published it yesterday. I’m proud of it. I hope folks like it. There’s something for everyone in this anthology. The first story is a fun little wizard story and the last is a great piece by Lindsay Buroker set in her popular Fallen Empire world. … More It’s out!
Half way through the month and I’m failing. Okay, maybe failing is too strong a word. How about…falling behind? Playing catch up? Waiting for a burst of inspiration? Or maybe failing is appropriate… Regardless, I am forging ahead. I have managed to hit the 10,000 word mark. 10k is a fair accomplishment and I’m rather … More NaNoWriMo 2016 – Day 15
Well, what do you think? Do I look like I’m from the 25th century? My partner says I look like I’m from the ’70s, which by today’s very low standards, is pretty much the future. I am from the retro-future. The future that should have been. Tomorrow is the big show. At 7:30pm, I will… via … More Distant Skies – Tomorrow @ 7:30pm! — Once & Future
For half of you, it is a sad day. For the other half, a triumphant day – though I’m 99% sure most of these folks don’t visit my blog. Regardless… For the half of you feeling depressed and adrift, do not despair. History teaches two things: It will get worse before it gets better (ouch!). … More NaNoWriMo 2016 – Day 9
Wanna free e-book? All I ask is that you consider reviewing it. You don’t have to, of course, but if you did…I’ll send you a box of chocolates. No joke. If you’re interested, drop me a line in the comment section. I’ll email you an advance reader copy of You Are Here – Tales of … More ARC for You Are Here