Monthly Archives: March 2015

Impressions of the Nebula-nominated Novelettes

Whew!  I barely made it, but I finished the last of the 2014 Nebula nominees for best novelette with a few hours to spare, and got my votes in before last night’s deadline.  So what did I think of the … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Nebula-nominated Short Stories

March is Nebula month for me.  The Nebula award nominees are announced at the end of February and voting for the awards closes on March 31st, and as a member of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, I … Continue reading

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European Tour Continues for “The Schrödinger War”

My short story, “The Schrödinger War,” continues its European tour, this time making a stop at Catarsi.  The Catalan publication has accept and translated it for their spring 2014 issue, due out sometime around April.  As always, I’m excited whenever one … Continue reading

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2014 Nebula Nominees: Novel and Novella

Too long ago, I posted the Nebula Award nominees in the novelette and short story categories, and I promised to post the novel and novella nominees soon.  Hmm . . . .  This isn’t exactly soon, but here they are, as … Continue reading

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A Little Bookkeeping

A quick post with some scheduling news. My story “From the Darkness Beneath” will appear in the summer issue of Space and Time magazine (issue #124).  It’s been a long turn-around time (over 2 years) for this story, so I’m happy … Continue reading

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“The Negotiation” Heads to Poland

I got a pleasant surprise in my email yesterday from one of the editors at Szortal, a Polish science fiction site.  They liked my story “The Negotiation,” had translated it into Polish, and published it.  This is a first translation … Continue reading

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“Portraits from the Shadow” Goes In the Trenches

I mentioned in an earlier post that I had made several sales during my December-January absence. I’ve already announced that “My Mask, Humanity” is getting more readers in The New Accelerator.  I’m now please to announce that my story war/ghost story “Portraits … Continue reading

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Today Should be a National Holiday

As far as I’m concerned, today should be a national holiday because it’s Dr. Seuss’ birthday.  He was the first author I remember reading, the first writer whose name I actually knew, and first person whose books I would simply … Continue reading

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