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Special Offer for Walmart AND Germline and Chimera Fans

You’re an early shopper for Christmas or someone’s birthday is coming up¬†and you’re looking for the perfect gift for the science fiction fan in your life. What should you do? You know that it’s hard to find a good science … Continue reading

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Chimera: 10 Days and You Better Pre-Order

My final installment in the Subterrene Trilogy is being released on 31 July 2012, and stores are not allowed to stock their shelves or sell it before then. This is called “strict on sale.” I’ve learned a lot about this … Continue reading

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Nick Mamatas on Germline

There is this cool webzine called Clarkesworld, and a few years ago I submitted a story to them but then withdrew it because of one name: Nick Mamatas. His rejections were legendary. I have no idea why I was so … Continue reading

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2012: A Heck of a Ride So Far and Chimera is on the Way…

Awards, Reviews, and Overall Kick-Assedness This has been a great year, although I could do without the heat. Then again, we all have complaints so I’ll stop mine right there and get to the point: 2012 is shaping up to … Continue reading

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In the Press

My local paper interviews me about Germline, Exogene, Chimera, writing, and oh yeah: DragonCon!

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Sensored News Footage from the Subterrene War…

Doctor Jennifer Parson, PhD, MD serving in the maintenance unit for the Germline forces:

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Women in Military Science Fiction (cont) – What About Moms?

At WorldCon in Montreal (2009), there was a panel discussing the question of why we rarely/never see middle aged women as the protagonists/heroines in any science fiction – let alone in the¬†military subgenre. At least I think that was the … Continue reading

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It’s Hugo Award and Campbell Award Nomination Time…

Don’t forget: the Hugo and John W. Campbell Awards are open for their nomination period. To nominate a work, you must have been a member of the last WorldCon (Reno), or you have to be a member of the 2012 … Continue reading

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Tor.com: Reader’s Choice Awards!

Help me get some buzz going for Germline? Tor is running their Reader’s Choice Awards and the rules are loose, so you don’t just have to nominate one work for best novel, one for short story, etc. – you can … Continue reading

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Recap: Fiction Published in 2011

Looking back on 2011, it was the busiest year I’ve ever had. I wrote and submitted two books (the sequels to Germline), wrote and submitted I don’t know how many short stories, worked a full time job, and found the … Continue reading

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