Author Archives: Kat Richardson

About Kat Richardson

Writer, editor, eccentric pain in the tail, bestselling author of the Greywalker novels.

Storm Update

Cliff Mass and the meteorologists have an update on our incoming multi-storm system. Lots of moisture right now and increasing. Wind may be a little lighter initially, with the big bad hitting late on Saturday night. At the moment potential … Continue reading

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Storm Warning

So, here’s the thing: I should be posting some stuff, but at the moment the weather is clear, yet we’re expecting a storm that might prove to be the worst on record for this region since 1964. Or just the … Continue reading

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Read. The. Guidelines

The Death Of All Things anthology is looking for short story submissions until December 31. But let me tell you a little story before you rush off to email your work to us. Long ago, I was a full-time magazine editor. … Continue reading

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Enter The Slush

The anthology Kickstarter met its minimum funding goal, so Laura Anne Gilman and I will be posting submission guidelines and putting on our slush-reading hats soon. If the project hits $25,000 by early morning Friday–and I know that’s a long … Continue reading

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Poor Jack Puppikins

So… Banjo and Jack were tussling in the yard last night and suddenly there was a long yelp of pain followed by several more. We ran out to see what was up and found Jack limping and looking very upset. … Continue reading

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Upcoming Stuff!

Yesterday I went to consult with Vlad Verano at Third Place Press in Lake Forest Park, WA about the limited edition chapbook for my upcoming guest appearance at Bellingham ComiCon on October 22. Here is the proof for the front … Continue reading

Posted in anthologies, blatant self-promotion, cheap, Conventions and signings, kickstarter, short stories, workshop/teaching

Upcoming Con News!

In addition to the November 5 Mystery workshop (see below) I’ll be the Guest of Honor at Bellingham Comic Con on October 22 and I’m bringing exclusive swag!  

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Mystery Workshop in November–Register now!

It’s official! Brian Thornton and I will be at Cascade Writers November 5, talking and teaching about Writing Mysteries. Register soon for this all-day workshop!

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More Kickstarter news

Oh my! The Kickstarter for The Death of All Things and 2 other new anthologies from Zombies Need Brains is over 50% percent funded. And there’s still 27 days to go. Spread the word and let’s hit those stretch goals! … Continue reading

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Chapbookery (Using Cheap Impostor)

I decided to create a small chapbook of a short Greywalker story that I did back in 2007, so I’d have something to take to Bellingham Comic Con. So, I’m relearning how to impose and mock up a small booklet. … Continue reading

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Death of All Things Anthology Kickstarter is LIVE!

The Kickstarter for the next Zombies Need Brains Anthologies is now open for pledges! Laura Anne Gilman and I are the editors for The Death of All things–a collection of stories featuring Death itself (himself? theirselves?) in many variations and incarnations– … Continue reading

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Urban Allies Reviewed

Urban Allies got a nice review at Publisher’s Weekly last week! “Readers will undoubtedly get a kick out of seeing their favorite heroes solving cases together and will enjoy being introduced to new characters and settings.” It’ll be out on … Continue reading

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