Monthly Archives: March 2014

“Thief of Futures” Goes Nordic

I haven’t had a great March I terms of writing, but I did manage another sale.  This one is a reprint sale (“Thief of Futures,” originally appearing in Lightspeed Magazine), but it’s still special for me because it’s to a … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Nebula Nominees: Short Story

March has been a lost month in terms of my fiction writing.  The day job picked up incredibly and ate into my designated writing time.  I’ve written over 100 pages of scientific reports in the past month—which I actually enjoy … Continue reading

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2013 Nebula Nominees: Novella and Novel

A few days ago, I posted the Nebula Award nominees in the novelette and short story categories.  I saved the novella and novel categories for later because, while I’m interested in the longer works, I won’t have time to read them before … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Wheat King

My flash story “Wheat King” appeared today at Every Day Fiction.  I wrote this piece a long time ago, and it found its way almost immediately into the trunk.  It simply didn’t work, and at the time, I wasn’t a … Continue reading

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Asimov’s Makes its Nebula Nominees Available

A quick update on my post from yesterday about the Nebula Award nominees.  I had links to all of the short fiction pieces except the two published in Asimov’s, which originally appeared in print only.  I’m happy to announce that … Continue reading

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SFWA Announces 2013 Nebula Award Nominations (with links)

It’s award time again, and I’m not talking about the Oscars.  My little segment of the fiction-writing world has two major awards: the Hugo Award presented by the World Science Fiction Society and the Nebula Award presented by the Science Fiction … Continue reading

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Every Day Fiction Accepts “Wheat King”

For a variety of lame reasons (e.g., travel, the day job has gotten busy, been sick, etc.), I’ve fallen behind on writing things I want to post here.  The Nebula Award nominations came out this week and I’ve got my 2014 writing goals … Continue reading

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