Category: Uncategorized

A free story and an interview

August is flying by, and I’m busy working away on my game, on Draft 3 of a novel, and on spending some time with my kid. But in the meantime, a few bits and pieces of news: I’ve made my story “Traveller, Take Me”…

20 years to overnight success

The announcement went out on Publishers Marketplace yesterday: I’m going to have a novel published! Actually, I’m going to have two novels published! By the wonderful, award-winning, kickass Canadian house, ChiZine Publications. I know the people at ChiZine and many of their authors and…

A short essay on story mechanics

Over on the SFWA blog, I wrote a little post about learning to tinker with story mechanics through interactive fiction. Starts with Robert Pirsig with a detour through George Saunders.

New story: Ad Infinitum

I’ve got a short SF thought experiment up at Daily Science Fiction today, called “Ad Infinitum.”

Sundry developments in fiction-land

May was a month of good things happening, on the fiction front: it began with the publication of I Know All of His Names at Liminal Stories. (I’m really happy to see that it’s on the SFWA recommended reading list). The month ended with…

New story: I Know All of His Names

I love the new-ish magazine Liminal Stories and am so proud to have my story “I Know All of His Names” appear in the latest issue (alongside works by some of my favourite short-fiction writers, eee!). I adore the art by AJ Gabriel that…

Cabbages and Kings podcast

Here I am in conversation with Jonah Sutton-Morse on the Cabbages and Kings podcast. There’s a little about my own history as a reader and writer, but the focus is on historical fantasy. With a break in the middle for the excellent Charles Payseur…