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Convention Time Coming in 2018!

HEY KIDS!  I’ll be hitting the science fiction convention circuit with a force next year, as we’ve just bought our registrations for three of them that will be our neck of the woods!  95 more words

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In times to come

It’s been a quiet few months on the book front, but I wanted to quickly bring everything up to date as I enter the home stretch. 240 more words

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Nimakim in Finland

Nimakim visited Finland with his friends Pia and Timo back in August. Being a forest guardian, he felt very much at home there in the countryside. 145 more words

Pia Long

The Ghosts of Dead Gods

Back from the Worldcon in Helsinki this August, a gathering of science fiction’s great and good. Japanese attendees maintained a strangely low profile at an event that often made me muse upon the thinning of the old guard, and the continuing onrush of the new. 397 more words

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Worldcon 75 & Helsinki

This post is almost two months late. I could never quite think of what I wanted to say in it, and I didn’t try very hard. 1,331 more words

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Helsinki Worldcon write-up Part 5: Translation, Cats, award categories #Worldcon75

My account of the recent World Science Fiction Convention continues.

Saturday at Worldcon was the day on which I hate a disgustingly large lunch. Or so I recall and have the photographic evidence to prove that this event took place, yet when I look back at the programme I cannot see a gap in events I attended large enough for me to consume an obscenely large meal. 1,013 more words

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