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Living the Lie

“Sometimes we just want to lie. I meet a woman I’ll never see again at a swimming pool. ‘How many children do you have?’ she asks, never imaging the number zero. 617 more words


Random Friday

Because I caught 3 on Facebook (the first, by Holland, and the last two mentioned here) and don’t know how to embed them in WordPress… I found a link to the… 318 more words

The Human Being

My Hugo Eligibility Post

Hugo Awards nominations are open until March 17th, which means it’s time to write an eligibility post! I didn’t publish any fiction or art or podcasts in 2016, myself, but I did do a lot of fan writing on various platforms, so I am eligible to be nominated as a Fan Writer. 526 more words


What Do I Get With My Worldcon Membership?

I get asked this … a lot. Even now. So, okay, this is kind of a question about how the Hugos work, and kind of a question about how Worldcon in general works, in my opinion. 1,856 more words


Interlude: The road to the Hugos

So, let’s begin the campaign.

In 2016 and the beginning of 2017 (Human was published 2017 but copyright 2016, so it counts), I published four books that are eligible for a… 264 more words

Astro Tramp 400

Worldcon75 and the Hugo Awards

Nominations for the 2017 Hugo Award are open now. The Hugos are the biggest awards in the Science Fiction and Fantasy world, and are given out each year at the World Science Fiction Convention. 926 more words

Science Fiction

Hugo Awards: Cirsova Eligibility

This is a quick guide to eligibility by category for pieces published by Cirsova in 2016. It is not a recommendations list. While I may post my recommendations and favorites for other categories, we will not do so for any categories in which we published fiction. 417 more words