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Here is my somewhat hackneyed awards post. Yep I wrote ‘em so I should probably toot my own horn. Especially since I just received a voting reminder for nominations from the very fine folks at  97 more words


2015 Resolutions

Read 52 reviewable books.

I’ve set this goal on Goodreads, and I intend to stick to it. I only read 40-ish books last year, and I’d really like to improve upon that. 768 more words


The Future Starts Here...

Science Fiction writers (someone will pop up and tell me I should say ‘speculative fiction’ and not ‘sci-fi’ – *sticks tongue out*) have an interesting relationship with the future. 651 more words

So, Du möchtest also über den Ort der Worldcon abstimmen? Hurrah!

(Aka, our German teammates are awesome, and have given us a version of my “Worldcon voting info” post in Deutsch!)

Worldcon ist historisch gesehen eher schlecht wenn es um die Wahl des Ortes geht. 1,243 more words


247. On the Blogs -- Bloggers Discuss Their Roles at LonCon3 w/ Foz Meadows, Patricia Ash, Liz de Jager, Shaun Duke, and Erin Underwood

Books, blogs, and weird emails, oh my! This recording from LonCon3 features Foz Meadows, Patricia Ash, Liz de Jager, Shaun Duke, and Erin Underwood talking about book blogs, YA, book promotion, and much more.   184 more words

Genre Fiction

Convention Terminology

A friend of mine recently said something along the lines of, “hey, I go to conventions, and I still don’t understand more than half the lingo!”  I care a lot about making conventions inclusive and accessible, so this seems like a great opportunity to share some intel.  1,752 more words