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Progress Report (4 April 2016)

It’s been a busy month – six rejection messages!

“Harmony’s Choice” has been bounced by Beneath Ceaseless Skies and Fantasy & Science Fiction, with the latter responding once again with lightning speed – they appear to be doing a great job keeping ahead of their slush pile these days. 376 more words


Sir Julius Vogel Award Nominees Announced

The list of nominees for the upcoming Sir Julius Vogel Awards is now available. I’m honoured to have my name among some fine company.

I’ll be attending the awards on June 5th in Wellington at… 37 more words


Sir Julius Vogel Awards Finalist

A few posts back I mentioned the possibility that a couple of my stories: “The Molenstraat Music Festival” in Asimov’s, and “The Harpsichord Elf” in Capricious could make it onto the ballot for the Sir Julius Vogel Awards – New Zealand’s Science Fiction awards. 104 more words


100,000 words. So far.

A slower start this year, but I’ve still hit over a hundred thousand words so far. That’s averaging a bit over 1400 a day. I’d like to be at 1500, but hey. 368 more words


Progress Report (7 March 2016)

Just a quick note, since it’s been about three months since the last writing update.

My story, “Galen and the Golden-Coat Hare,” appears in this year’s… 557 more words


Finalist Badge

Some years ago I was a finalist in the Writers of the Future contest (WOTF).

Since that time I’ve entered every quarter. I’ve had numerous Honorable Mentions and a Semi-Finalist placing. 104 more words


The Molenstraat Music Festival shortlisted for Aurealis Awards

I’m thrilled that my novelette published last year in Asimov’s – “The Molenstraat Music Festival” has been shortlisted for Australia’s Aurealis Awards. With baited breath, I must wait until March 25th for the ceremony. 90 more words