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In Thailand

February 6, 2007

As I was roaming through Thailand and Laos doing research for a novel I’m working on, I was reminded by my kind hosts in Chiang Mai that I should blog. And of course, they’re correct. Why don’t I? Because I suffer from a sort of stagefright. It’s hard enough trying to write a story for […]

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World Fantasy Convention

October 23, 2006

I’ll be at the World Fantasy Convention from Nov. 2-5. Busy schedule of con-going, but I can’t resist the pull of WFC.

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Going to MileHi Con

October 20, 2006

I’ll be in Denver for MileHiCon in another week, Oct. 27-29. I’m on a couple panels about breaking into short fiction markets and workshopping stories, doing a reading early on the first day, and then just trying to get into a lot of trouble. Looking forward to hanging out with Daniel Abraham, Carrie Vaughn and […]

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I knew it was a difficult name, but still…

August 31, 2006

I knew Bacigalupi was problematic. But I would have thought it would have at least ranked…

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Pop Squad

August 30, 2006

“Pop Squad” is out in the Oct/Nov issue of F&SF. Gordon Van Gelder included a warning label on it, noting that this story might not be a good one to read to your kids.

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Worldcon thoughts

August 30, 2006

Went to Worldcon. It was both exciting and exhausting. Obviously, I lost the novelette Hugo to Peter Beagle, (and Cory Doctorow, and Howard Waldrop), but was content to see Beagle win, and was pleased to be in such excellent company on the ballot (Yes, it is an honor just to be nominated). Good things about […]

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