Month: March 2015

What M. Darusha Wehm learned about writing from Magnum, P.I.

When I was talking about putting together a series about how science fiction and fantasy writers can learn the tricks of their trade in odd places, M. Darusha Wehm told me she just happened to have written a blog post about what she learned…

Unlikely Influences: What Arianne ‘Tex’ Thompson learned about writing from cake

Unlikely Influences is a series of weekly blog posts about how science fiction and fantasy writers can learn the tricks of their trade in odd places. Most are from guest authors, but I’ll pop in from time to time too. This week’s installment is by Arianne “Tex”…

My Ad Astra 2015 schedule

I’ll be at Ad Astra in Toronto from April 10-12. Here’s where you can find me: Friday 10 p.m.: Podcasting After Dark with Adam Shaftoe, Marie Bilodeau and Matt Moore Saturday 12 noon: Remembering Terry Pratchett with Kari Maaren and others Saturday 8 p.m.: Reading…

Unlikely Influences: What Arkady Martine learned about writing from translating medieval languages

Unlikely Influences is a series of weekly blog posts about how science fiction and fantasy writers can learn the tricks of their trade in odd places. Most are from guest authors, but I’ll pop in from time to time too. This week’s installment is by Arkady Martine….

Unlikely Influences: What Carrie Patel learned about writing from scuba diving

Unlikely Influences is a series of weekly blog posts about how science fiction and fantasy writers can learn the tricks of their trade in odd places. Most are from guest authors, but I’ll pop in from time to time too. This week’s installment is by Carrie…

New story on Daily Science Fiction: Isabelle the Stupendous

This is one of my favourite of my flash stories. It’s a short read, equal parts sweet and creepy.

Unlikely Influences: What Steve Bein learned from martial arts, Part 3

Unlikely Influences is a series of weekly blog posts about how science fiction and fantasy writers can learn the tricks of their trade in odd places. Most are from guest authors, but I’ll pop in from time to time too. This week’s installment is by Peter…