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AMAZING THINGS:  Ellison Calls for Grand Master Status for Spinrad

AMAZING THINGS: Ellison Calls for Grand Master Status for Spinrad

Norman Spinrad deserves a Grand Master Award. Now. Read More »

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? Comple... 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 a... Read More »

Beauty, the Eye of the Beholder and Miss Universe

Beauty, the Eye of the Beholder and Miss Universe

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. That is to s... Read More »

AMAZING THINGS: Catherine Asaro’s Kickstarter Project

AMAZING THINGS: Catherine Asaro’s Kickstarter Project

Catherine Asaro is trying for a stretch goal on Ki... Read More »

Nebula Awards Livecast

Nebula Awards Livecast

Nebula Awards webcast Read More »

AMAZING THINGS You Should Know: Delany To Be Inducted As SFWA Grand Master

AMAZING THINGS You Should Know: Delany To Be Inducted As SFWA Grand Master

Open Road Media celebrates Samuel R. Delany's indu... Read More »

19th Nervous Breakdown?  34th Kerfuffle? SFWA & The Petition

19th Nervous Breakdown? 34th Kerfuffle? SFWA & The Petition

A roundup, links and commentary on the SFWA Anti-c... Read More »

Walking the Tightrope Between Innocent and Cynical

Walking the Tightrope Between Innocent and Cynical

Nina offers help to new writers navigating the sha... Read More »

AMAZING News 12/8/13

AMAZING News 12/8/13

Read ALLLLLL About It! Read More »

Introduction to SFF – 7 – Grandmasters

Introduction to SFF – 7 – Grandmasters

Who are your Grandmasters of Science Fiction? Read More »

The Language of Scandal: Why Do Speculative Fiction Writers Love Disgusting Scatological Insults?

The Language of Scandal: Why Do Speculative Fiction Writers Love Disgusting Scatological Insults?

Why has this man been labelled "a poo-flinging chi... Read More »

Having a Sexual Harassment Policy is not Enough

Having a Sexual Harassment Policy is not Enough

The topic of sexual harassment, in general and spe... Read More »

The Wheel of the Winds, by M. J. Engh

low intensity – 3 – M. J. Engh

M.J. Engh can hardly be said to have sailed under ... Read More »

Amazing News Weekly – 6/23

NEW CONTEST! WIN A COPY OF HAUNTINGS, edited by EL... Read More »

The Artful Collector: Vulgaris Triumphus? on Judging (SFWA) Magazines by Their Cover

The Artful Collector: Vulgaris Triumphus? on Judging (SFWA) Magazines by Their Cover

Judge books by their cover?  Everyone does it.  Th... Read More »

TIME MACHINE: Past Popular Posts

TIME MACHINE: Past Popular Posts

Like the Omega 13 Device – but Better! Trave... Read More »

A Case for Courtesy

A Case for Courtesy

The controversy over the SFWA Bulletin that erupte... Read More »

Popular Posts 6/1-6/8 2013

Popular Posts 6/1-6/8 2013

Have Literary Luddites Taken Over SFF Fandom?! Sex... Read More »

Sexism and the SFWA

Sexism and the SFWA

So there’s a brouhaha brewing around the Sci... Read More »

From the In Box 6/1/13

From the In Box 6/1/13

SFWA CONTROVERSY:  RESNICK & MALZBERG & &#... Read More »

Atlanta Nights:  A good, bad example.

Atlanta Nights: A good, bad example.

Science Fiction authors have frequently felt that ... Read More »

NaNoWriMo Woes

After last week, I talked about the whole process ... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 11 in series)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 11 in series)

Dear Editor…: How to submit short fiction (c... Read More »

Self Publishing for Beginners

Self Publishing for Beginners

This week I became an author. After reading about ... Read More »

Pulling back the publishing veil

Pulling Back the Publishing Veil: Life of Copyright Terms

There has been much talk this week about the contr... Read More »

Amazing News March 21, 2013

Our Own Felicity Savage is profiled in Lightspeed ... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 7 in series)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 7 in series)

Where to First?: How to choose short fiction marke... Read More »

Inspiration and Writing, or: OMG It’s Full of Light Bulbs!

Where does fresh-squeezed idea juice come from? Re... Read More »

Demolition

I was going to devote this initial essay to The Sh... Read More »