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I did four cons/festivals in three weeks, three of them as a guest or staff, which took some time and energy. Am hermiting and posting short blurts on twitter for the time being. Pip pip.
is out, with works by authors like Ursula le Guin, Sofia Samatar, Lavie Tidhar, Caitlín Kiernan, Genevieve Valentine, Jeffrey Ford and me. Exciting!
They don’t honk to make others move out of their way; they honk for company. Great stinking carapaced things, announcing their position in the flock.
Right then. I’m off to the Beijing Bookworm Festival in China, so wish me luck. If you’re actually going to the festival, here’s where I’ll be present. The panels are all at the Bookworm, the morning read at Opposite House. … Continue reading
The events of the past week can only be described thus: the universe is a large, enthusiastic Afghan dog, and it’s licking me in the face – actually kind of slobbering all over it. Earlier in the week, I found … Continue reading
Here’s the TOC for the seventh volume of Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year. So many favourite writers, so many names I’ve been curious about. It’ll be a good one. And, happily, “Reindeer Mountain” is in it. “The … Continue reading
I have an author page on Facebook now. Here.
Handed in the final final final edits for both Jagannath and Amatka. Preparing a week-long course on writing f&sf for beginners. Reading a manuscript for coaching purposes. Naturally having trouble with my fingers as a result of all this work, … Continue reading
Borta på Tystnad har Johan Jönsson skrivit om Åcon i njutbar kåseriform. Tänk om jag också orkade skriva så utförligt och underhållande om grejer jag vart på. Tur att han gjorde det istället.