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More Tor! More Tor!

Another piece up on Tor.com, about the recently-concluded X-Factor comic book from Marvel, which has consistently been one of my favorite titles (despite its low-selling b-list cult status) for the last 7 years or so. 14 more words

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The Multiverse On Stage

Over at Tor.com, I talk about Nick Payne’s Constellations, a play which I unfortunately have not seen, but one that I have read and would absolutely love to see. 53 more words

Writing

Where Does Nick Fury Get All Those Wonderful Toys?

I recently read through the original Stan Lee – Jack Kirby (and later, all Jim Steranko all the time) run of Strange Tales: Nick Fury, Agent of SHIELD… 119 more words

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Tor Dot Com Rejection!

So, several months ago I sent a piece to Tor.com for publication. 

If you haven’t checked it out, you should. It’s an excellent geek-community, with fantastic fiction, and great writing. 301 more words

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Superhero Politics

Instead of the usual political opinions, I tried instead to write a piece that explores politics without being overtly political. Although my editors at Tor were initially hesitant of the controversy, they were ultimately pretty pleased with the product! 66 more words

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Ghosts! Ghosts! Ghosts!

In case you’ve missed it, a collection of links to the Ghost Week on Tor dot com.

It’s a feast of articles, short stories (some favourites like Lovecraft and M. 9 more words

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"The Commonplace Book" by Jacob Clifton

“The Commonplace Book” by Jacob Clifton

10.04.12

Story 274/366

This is a quite wonderful steampunk story that (in the author’s words) substitutes Jane Austen for Jules Verne. 20 more words

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