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What Indie Publishing Is Not

First, before I go into this rant, a quick note to say that I will be at MileHiCon in Denver at the end of the month.  898 more words


Best Series Hugo

The Helsinki Worldcon has just announced that it will present, on a trial basis, a Hugo award for “Best Series,” in 2017. Personally, I would just as soon see the award stay in Finland and never get a visa, as it were. 327 more words


Worldcon and a Story

I promised to report on my Worldcon experience “next week” a month ago.  Better late than never.  But first, some writing news…

I sold a story titled “Time and Not Space” to… 481 more words

Scide Splitters

Tour Recap

Industry, Chicago

Wrigley Hostel

Romeo & Juliet, Palmer House Hilton

Twelfth Night at Columbia Park

Richard Chwedyk, vooming.

Burger Time.

The Runcible Spoon, Bloomington Indiana… 377 more words

Belated Thoughts on WorldCon

If there’s a phrase that encompasses my overall sense of self these days, I think it’s growing pains. I have a big-girl librarian degree now, but being a paraprofessional means I’m not technically using it. 820 more words


Best of MIDAMERICON 2 -- Part 4

When I grow up, I still want to be Connie Willis or  Walter Jon Williams or John Kessel or Michael Swanwick (who took this photo of Marianne Porter and the rest of us). 154 more words

Science Fiction & Fantasy

The Fandom, the Awards and the Business

It looks like that 2016 will be remembered as a turning point for a lot of matters about modern-day fandom and for all the turmoil connected to the awards. 418 more words

Science Fiction