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Author Archives: Karin
Jag är inte bara författare, jag jobbar för brödfödan också. Alltså kan man anlita mig för skrivpedagogik och manuscoachning.
This essay: “We Have Always Fought: Challenging the Women, Cattle and Slaves Narrative” by Kameron Hurley, which is a look at how we talk about women’s role in history and how screwed-up most people’s image of “realistic” is. It’s an … Continue reading
Summer arrived with a bang as it always does here; from icy winds to sweltering heat (sweltering = slightly above room temperature) in one day. Living off freelance work and occasional employments doesn’t leave much room for vacation, but I’ll … Continue reading
“I have to post something on the blog”, I told Janetta. “Okay”, she said. “What’s your spirit animal?”
I finally got to see Fields of the Nephilim live. They haven’t been in Sweden since 1987, so this was a Big Deal. I haven’t listened to them regularly for many years, so it was very nice to realize that … Continue reading
Finished new story draft. I was stuck until I found the right song, and with that one on repeat, everything just unfolded. Funny that, because I normally don’t like Peter Gabriel. But there it was. I listened to Mercy Street … Continue reading
So, Saturday. Working on a story draft that doesn’t know if it wants to be a short story or a novella. Hopefully it’ll tell me soon. I just finished Elizabeth Hand’s Available Dark. Not only is it a brilliant story … Continue reading
My stories seem to travel in packs. “Sing” is now available at Tor.com.
“A Fine Show on the Abyssal Plain” is now available at Lightspeed Magazine, together with an author spotlight. http://www.lightspeedmagazine.com/fiction/a-fine-show-on-the-abyssal-plain/