Music to Muse By… and Other Questions

Thursday, August 23, 2012

I thought I’d use today’s post to answer a few questions I’ve received. 1. Why didn’t you like the third Skaith book by Leigh Brackett? First, when I…

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Chicon 7 Schedule

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

If any of you are planning to attend the 70th World Science Fiction Convention in Chicago this year (aka Chicon 7), I hope you’ll drop by to hear…

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Thursday, August 16, 2012

I wanted to give a shout out for the talented Sarah Newton, whose first novel, Mindjammer, has just been released. I stumbled on Sarah’s work as an RPG…

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Help Scott Lynch Help Steven Brust and Emma Bull

Thursday, August 16, 2012

I just learned today that two industry treasures are involved in alarming medical procedures. Fortunately, another industry treasure is lending a hand. The talented Scott Lynch is running…

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Under Construction

Monday, August 13, 2012

This week I’m going to be experimenting with a new blog look, so some of my sidebars and links may or may not be working for a while….

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My Query Letter

Friday, August 10, 2012

So here’s the point where I’m supposed to sit back and provide great advice about how to write a query letter to get your book into the hands…

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The Best of Jungle Stories

Monday, August 6, 2012

Over at Black Gate today I waxed on about the peculiar glories of the adventures of Ki-Gor in old Jungle Stories magazine. My friend Charles Rutledge was posting…

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August Update and New Review

Thursday, August 2, 2012

I was delighted to stumble across a glowing new review of The Desert of Souls earlier this week. You can find it here, over on a great looking…

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Celebrating the Work of Ben Haas

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

John C. Hocking introduces me to some of the best fiction I read, although in the case of Ben Haas westerns, it was via sword-and-sorcery scholar Morgan Holmes….

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Contest Results Finalizing

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Hello all — just a quick note today, as the morning’s waning and I have a lot of words left to write before day’s end. I’m making a…

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