Month: March 2016

“Mama got nominated for an award.” “What does that mean?”

Here’s how Canada’s National Newspaper Awards work: Every year, journalists dutifully compile entries showing what they think is their best work, and send it off. A panel of three judges creates a shortlist of nominees, and then there’s an award ceremony. I’ve entered in…

Publication day! Monstrous Little Voices, welcome to the world

Here it is! And it’s beautiful. A lot of love went into this collection, from the five of us writers (Foz Meadows, Emma Newman, Adrian Tchaikovsky, Jonathan Barnes and me), from editor and mastermind David Thomas Moore, from everyone at Abaddon Books and Rebellion…