Czech and German covers…

September 25, 2010

…for PUMP SIX AND OTHER STORIES and THE WINDUP GIRL I really like both of these. Very cool to think of them finding their way into new languages.

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WINDUP GIRL nominated for the Hugo Award

April 9, 2010

Just like the headline says, THE WINDUP GIRL has made the final ballot for the Hugo Award, along with a very strong slate of other works. It’s been a wild ride with TWG, and I want to thank everyone who read the book and liked it enough to vote for it. When we launched it […]

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Back from India

December 29, 2008

I’m going through the photos of the trip, mostly wedding photos and family stuff, but this was a funny moment in Ranchi. We got shaken down by an elephant on the outskirts of the city. Through the windshield: Looking over the roof of the SUV: He blocked the SUV, and wouldn’t let us pass until […]

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Headed for India

November 28, 2008

I’m going to be in India for the next three weeks, visiting relatives in Kolkata, Ranchi, and Mumbai. Probably checking email sporadically. And yes, I am feeling a little hesitant about this. We stopped watching CNN yesterday because it just fires up lizard-brain panic functions that aren’t really relevant to our situation. We won’t be […]

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new eyes on old objects

November 21, 2008

Last night as Anjula and Arjun and I were coming home from a school event, Arjun looked up at the sky and said, “Look at all the stars.” The night was absolutely black, no moon, and the sky was full with them, the Milky Way clearly visible. Arjun said, “They’re like snow.” And in that […]

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What kind of blog are you?

November 20, 2008

The Typealizer tool claims to analyze your blog and classify your type. Here’s the result for INTP – The Thinkers The logical and analytical type. They are especialy attuned to difficult creative and intellectual challenges and always look for something more complex to dig into. They are great at finding subtle connections between things […]

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