Category Archives: Cool writerly people

A Bad Situation for Writers

I’m sure you guys know I rarely talk about “the business.” I think about it a lot, but I rarely manage to say the things I have on my mind before someone like John Scalzi, Jim C. Hines, Charles Stross … Continue reading

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Dr. Talon Speaks!

The most-excellent David D. Levine presents “Dr. Talon’s Letter to the Editor”. Hehehehe… long, but worth the time.

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The Next Big Thing (again): Possession–Greywalker #8

So, the wonderful Dana Cameron tagged me for The Next Big Thing. I met Dana in person at Bouchercon a few years ago when we were sitting on a panel for the then-new Wolfsbane and Mistletoe Anthology. Since then I’ve … Continue reading

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Missed it….

I missed my goal and missed putting up a Daily Dog yesterday because the fabulous Cherie Priest was back in town. And the audience was rapt: And today, Bella wants to know why everyone isn’t reading Cherie Priest books, because … Continue reading

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Three Things, They Say…

… Make a blog post. So here are my three today: First, the Murder and Mayhem in Muskego anthology can now be purchase via Barnes and Noble and Amazon. So you have no excuse not to get one. For Giftmas! … Continue reading

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Thanks, Scalzi

I’d just like to say that the perspicacity of people like John Scalzi is why I so rarely blog about politics or other issues that may be close to my heart. Mr. Scalzi so frequently manages to say everything I’d … Continue reading

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Squeefulness!

Look what got posted today: (click image for full size) And look whose name made it to the cover between Jay Lake and K. W. Jeter! Oh. My. DoG! I’m so excited I could die! US release is June 4 … Continue reading

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Challenged

So, my friend Robin MacPherson tagged me with a Work In Progress (WIP) Challenge and although I am not where I’d like to be, here’s the scoop: What is the title of your Work In Progress? Posession (Greywalker #8) Where … Continue reading

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Bella Spies With Her Little Eye… (and some books)

Yesterday we went past the salt marsh on our walk and for some reason, Bella’s interest became quite piqued by this: You’d think she’d never seen ducks before–which she has. For some reason they utterly enthralled her. Today when we … Continue reading

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Foolscap!

Hey, I’ve got (most of) my schedule for Foolscap: Villains Workshop Salon 4, Friday Time TBA Cooperation vs. Competition: Gender-Driven Stories Salon 3, Fri, 4:00-5:00 PM Competition is seen as masculine; cooperation, as feminine. And yet, both genders engage in … Continue reading

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Murder and Mayhem Anthology

There’s a Harper Blaine short story–among many wonderful others by some amazing writers–in the upcoming Murder and Mayhem in Muskego anthology. M&M in M is a fabulous event to support the Muskego public library and more fun than a bar … Continue reading

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Once and Future Podcast

Hey I’m chattering with Anton Strout on The Once and Future Podcast today! Go, listen, and possibly win books!

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