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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


A story you should go and read right now

If you’re a fan of science fiction, you should go and read ‘Salvage Opportunity’ by Jack Skillingstead, over on Clarkesworld Magazine’s website. Link here. It is my favourite kind of science fiction short story. 129 more words


Non-Zero Fiction

Ever feel like things just aren’t going your way? My free fiction selection for the day is “Non-Zero Probabilities” by N. K. Jemisin (Clarkesworld… 127 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


WriteFest 2016

The first ever WriteFest occurred last week at the headquarters of a fantastic non-profit writing community support organization in Houston, TX, Writespace. There were two tracks- weeklong intensive workshops in a specific genre (such as speculative fiction) and the weekend panels. 433 more words

Author's Voice

How You Can Support the Art of Fiction

People often have more power than they think. The easiest thing to do in the world is throw up your hands and say: “Well, what am I supposed to do about it?” and just move on and forget. 690 more words

Review: "Extraction Request" by Rich Larson (Clarkesworld #112)

(Read it here!)

About the Author:

According to his website, Rich Larson has received the 2014 Dell Award and 2012 Rannu Prize for Writers of Speculative Fiction, and has been nominated for the Theodore Sturgeon Prize. 388 more words