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The Hugo Dispute: Round II

The shortlists for the 2016 Hugo awards were announced yesterday. The results are a clear demonstration that the Hugo nomination process has a serious vulnerability in it, and that once again, Theodore Beale is willing to exploit that vulnerability to seize control of the nominations process. 1,369 more words


Regarding My 2016 Hugo Award Nomination

Today, MidAmeriCon II announced the nominees for the 2016 Hugo Awards, chosen by the attendees and supporters of the 74th WorldCon for the best works in science fiction, fantasy, and fandom produced in 2015.  909 more words

Back In The Sad-dle Again

So the Sad Puppies list is up. Has been up, in fact, which shows you just how closely I follow Hugo drama in the pregame season. 1,076 more words


Book Reviews: Stranger in a Strange Land

Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert Heinlein

This my favorite story opening of all time. Do you grok this? I mean, do you really grok this?  220 more words

Book Review

The Catholic Geek: Erin Lale on WorldCon 09/20 


Tonight, host Declan Finn (Honor at Stake) will talk with Damnation Press’ Erin Lale, as Erin gives us an after action report on this year’s WorldCon. 119 more words

Science Fiction

An astounding announcement

I’m very pleased to announce that Dey Street Books, an imprint of HarperCollins, has agreed to publish my nonfiction book Astounding: John W. Campbell, Isaac Asimov, Robert A. 979 more words