Monthly Archives: May 2015

You may be wanted, but you still need to show up

All right, the new documentary on the porn industry, “Hot Girls Wanted”, is showing up in my news feed a lot. And, as you can well imagine, there’s a goodly amount to say about it. To make my point the … Continue reading

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Good News

“Second Thoughts” was rejected! From an anthology called “Spark”. Yes, this really is good news. To see why, here is the e-mail: Thank you for sending us “Second Thoughts.” We appreciate you considering “Spark: A Creative Anthology” as a potential … Continue reading

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I’ve been looking at “The Crucible” all Wrong

H/T Vox Day: Lori Coulson on May 21, 2015 at 8:38 pm said: The one thing the Hugo packet has demonstrated to me? That there are a bunch of authors out there I never want to read again, and not … Continue reading

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The Hugo Novellas

“Big Boys Don’t Cry” is decent, and I’m only partly through it, but I didn’t “get” “Flow”. I’m not done with it yet, but so far it just seems kind of disjointed. I suppose it has its own style that … Continue reading

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Read the Five Hugo Stories

This was a very strong category. The weakest story was probably “The First Samurai”. A cool story about a samurai who kills a mountain monster, but nothing about it marked it out to me as especially memorable. I still liked … Continue reading

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Just Read the Miss Marvel Hugo Offering

*mumblemumble*I didn’t hate it, actually.*mumblemumble* I know that’s technically the politically correct thing to say, but not in the circles I frequent.

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“God, Robot” Sneak Preview: An Excerpt of “Modified”

So as of right now my anthology “God, Robot” is made up of four stories, with five more on the way, which happily will bring the total up to my minimum of nine. To celebrate the good news, here is … Continue reading

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