Writing

Short Story or Long Story?  How to Decide on the Length of Your Story

Short Story or Long Story? How to Decide on the Length of Your Story

How do you determine what length to write? Complete with official SFWA story lengths! Read More »

Post Populares de Septiembre

Post Populares de Septiembre

A summary for our spanish speaking friends of our most popular items from September Read More »

No Hack, but Lots of Slash: An interview with M. Harold Page

No Hack, but Lots of Slash: An interview with M. Harold Page

An interview with house husband and practicing swordsman, M. Harold Page. Read More »

Titles

Titles

Titles can determine whether a story is read... Read More »

COMO “MATAR” A LOS ESCRITORES: Un análisis del efecto del “sistema” en el accionar del escritor

COMO “MATAR” A LOS ESCRITORES: Un análisis del efecto del “sistema” en el accionar del escritor

An examination of the types of writers and the manners in which their works offer social commentary Read More »

Science Fiction Theatre – Working With the Grain

Science Fiction Theatre – Working With the Grain

If we're to think of Science Fiction as a metaphorical mode, then SF Theatre might be thought of as a metaphor of a metaphor, which leads to mass confusion and discomfort - a strange sort of metaphor-inception. Read More »

When Do You Know Your Story Is Finished?

When Do You Know Your Story Is Finished?

How do you know it's time to write "the end"? Read More »

Science Fiction & Fantasy at the 2014 Baltimore Book Festival

Science Fiction & Fantasy at the 2014 Baltimore Book Festival

Science fiction and fantasy have a comprehensive and highly visible presence at the annual Baltimore Book Festival. In fact, SFWA is a programming partner and their tent is like a mini-Con. I’ve lived in the region since 1992, yet somehow managed t... Read More »

Stop the (parallel) Worlds – I Want To Get Off!

Stop the (parallel) Worlds – I Want To Get Off!

They're expanding everywhere: an infinite series of novels, an endless number of parallel stories, each one populated by people who seem similar to us but whose lives have changed in just one salient way Read More »

Joining the Ranks

Joining the Ranks

Good things come in small packages they say. Even stories? Read More »

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