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Swancon report- so late!

This is a long time coming. I’m so sorry to be so distracted to write this up. In my own defence I did write up the Ditmar awards straight away! 783 more words

Science Fiction Conventions

My NAFF Journey to Swancon 40 (Natcon 54)

I was very excited to win the NAFF race this year, which allowed me to attend Natcon 54 (Swancon 40). I’d thrown my hat in the ring for the 2014 race but lost by one vote to Matt Lindus, who came over from Perth to the Melbourne Natcon at Continuum. 1,970 more words


Swancon and the #c1blitz!

I’ve had a flat out week. It’s been a real doozy.

I went over to Swancon last week, and participated as a panellist and the paperback version of Frontier Resistance was officially released as well, and then this weekend has been the critique and winner reveals of… 461 more words

Deeply honoured to recieve the A. Bertram Chandler Award

As per my previous post, I was in Perth to visit the awesome Glenda Larke and go to the 40th Swancon SF convention. Swancon was a national convention this year and thereby host to the Ditmar awards and a few other awards, including the A. 582 more words

Glenda Larke

SwanCon 40 Report (Easter 2015)

SwanCon 40 was, as always, a great weekend for me, and ended with a pleasant shock that I won’t be forgetting any time soon. 545 more words

Thank You SwanCon 40. Thank You So Much

As I write this I’m a little more coherent than I was when I received the Mikey and tweeted this:

No. Not real. This did not just happen.

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A few days in Perth

I have been spending a lovely few days in Mandurah south of Perth with the lovely Glenda Larke and her hubby, Ramly before we head into Perth tomorrow. 252 more words