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NPR: Max Gladstone’s CRAFT Sequence

NPR Books recently launched a new feature called TIME MACHINE, to encourage more thorough coverage of series, since mostly there are a lot of reviews of first and last books, but not a great deal of critical attention given to a series … Continue reading

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Readercon 2015 Schedule

I’m going to Readercon this year! By which I mean — in TEN DAYS AHHH! Below is my schedule. I’m very excited about all of these panels. I’m also scheduled for a reading and kaffeeklatsch! Both of these are Readercon … Continue reading

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“The Truth About Owls” Wins the Locus Award

It’s been a rollercoaster of a week. I’m writing this beneath a rainbow banner WordPress has put up to celebrate SCOTUS’ decision to grant equal marriage rights in the US. This week “Madeleine” appeared online in Queers Destroy Science Fiction. People have … Continue reading

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“Madeleine” up at Lightspeed

Today my story “Madeleine” was released online from the Queers Destroy Science Fiction issue of Lightspeed magazine. It’s accompanied by a gorgeous illustration by Orion Zangara (whose work has also graced a past issue of Goblin Fruit!), and a wonderful reading by Paul Boehmer … Continue reading

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Down and Safe: Episode 3 – Pink Leather Fire Hydrants

Last week, the third episode of Down and Safe, the podcast where Scott Lynch, Liz Myles, Michael Thomas and I watch episodes of Blake’s 7 and talk about them, went up!  We watched TIME SQUAD, which is so great and wacky and made me very … Continue reading

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QDSF Lightspeed Column: Queer Communities

My review column in the Queers Destroy Science Fiction (#QDSF) issue of Lightspeed is now available online, with a focus on friendship, chosen family and queer communities in Nicole Kornher-Stace’s Archivist Wasp, Elizabeth Bear’s Karen Memory, and Hal Duncan’s Scruffians! collection of short stories. Enjoy! #SFWApro

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Down and Safe: Episode 2 – Worshipping Brian Blessed

The second episode of Down and Safe, the Blake’s 7 podcast consisting of Liz Myles, Michael Thomas, Scott Lynch, and myself, has landed! In it we look at S1E3, “Cygnus Alpha.” In the second episode of Down and Safe, Michael, Liz, Scott, … Continue reading

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Queers Destroy SF + Uncanny Magazine 4B

Well, it’s June. June is a thing that is happening. I am distracting myself from how very June it is (in name more than climate) by gazing out at a trio of cormorants on the river, weaving in and out … Continue reading

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NPR Reviews: Naomi Novik’s UPROOTED and Hannu Rajaniemi’s COLLECTED FICTION

I have been reading books! Amazing books! Great tremendous books! Here are some things I have written about those books! Collected Fiction is what Golden Age science fiction might look like if it were written today by someone who loves … Continue reading

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PodCasts: Rocket Talk and Down and Safe

I’m learning to accept that as much as I’m a regular blogger in my head, the reality is that I’ll keep that head down for months at a time working on various things only to have them all come to fruition … Continue reading

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