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A Shameless Plug and Happy Birthday to Dr. Schrödinger

Leave it to Google to tell me something I didn’t know, but can now use as shameless promotion for my work.  Today would have been Erwin Schrödinger’s 126th birthday (if he were still alive, that is, or maybe undead—do zombies … Continue reading

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“The Schrödinger War” Set for September

I’ve gotten word that Lightspeed Magazine has scheduled my story “The Schrödinger War” for the September 2013 issue.  I’m excited about this news because this is one of my favorite stories—it was incredibly hard to write, and took me over a … Continue reading

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Your Editor is Your Friend

An editor should be a writer’s best friend.  A good editor can take a decent story and help the writer make it a very good, or even great, one.  I’ve had the opportunity to work with several editors that I … Continue reading

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“The Schrödinger War” Snapped Up at Lightspeed

I sold one of those stories I mentioned the other day.  Lightspeed Magazine has accepted “The Schrödinger War,” and it took about six hours from submission to acceptance.  Wow, light speed indeed.  I guess one of my fellow Hopeful Monsters … Continue reading

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“Dreams in Dust” Gets Listed

I’ve been offline for about 10 days, so I only recently learned that my story “Dreams in Dust” has made Tangent‘s recommended reading list for 2012.  Woo-hoo!  I’ve never made a recommended reading list before, so I’m excited and honored. Tangent and … Continue reading

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“Dreams in Dust” Gets the Audio Treatment

I wasn’t aware that Lightspeed Magazine had produced a podcast of “Dreams in Dust” until I stumbled over the news at SF Signal on Thursday evening.  Very cool.  I was then pleasantly surprised to find a check for the audio rights … Continue reading

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Inspiration: “Dreams in Dust”

My story “Dreams in Dust” went live for free reading today at Lightspeed Magazine.  Unlike some of my recent stories, I can easily point to the direct inspiration for this story.  Back in February, I stumbled across a regular column … Continue reading

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“Dreams in Dust” Now Available

My story “Dreams in Dust” in now available for purchase in the December issue of Lightspeed Magazine.  I very proud of this story, and the novel I was working on during NaNoWriMo is set in the same universe.  Here’s a story teaser … Continue reading

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Proofs and a Possible Title Change

Last week I received the proofs for my story “Dreams in Dust” from John Joseph Adams, editor of Lightspeed Magazine.  They looked good, with only a few minor edits. Mr. Adams asked if I would consider a title change for … Continue reading

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“Dreams in Dust” Scheduled for December

I received news yesterday that my story “Dreams in Dust” will appear in the December issue of Lightspeed Magazine.  What an awesome way to close out 2012!  Lightspeed is one of my favorite publications, and this will be my second appearance … Continue reading

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