D. Thomas Mintonwrites speculative fiction from an undisclosed location in the Pacific Northwest.
Monthly Archives: February 2015
A friend of mine sent this picture from Powell’s Books in Portland: That’s Wastelands 2 , which includes my story “Dreams in Dust,” next to Terry Pratchett on the new arrival shelf. Very cool.
I have several stories available for reading at a site called Quarterreads. I’ve posted previously about their new approach to distributing short stories. Basically a reader pays US$0.25 to read any story from the extensive and ever growing library of short … Continue reading
As an author, I’m supposed to push the books and magazines where my stories appear—you know, the business side of things. Well, this one almost slipped by me, but is one that I’m particularly proud of because I share pages … Continue reading
It’s award time again in the science fiction world! The season kicks off with the 2014 Nebula Award nominations, which were announce late last week by the Science Fictions and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA). While the Nebulas cover many … Continue reading
During my internet silence, I may not have been writing much, but I was fortunate to keep making some sales. Instead of dumping them all into a single post, I thought I’d spread them out a little (get some mileage … Continue reading