Category Archives: FYI

So I got home from a weekend away and a surprising number of you have requested my thoughts on the SFWA petition, the forum re-posts, the libel suits, and the general wash of buffoonery that I missed while I was … Continue reading

Posted in FYI, sci-fi, sexism in SFF 9 Comments

So this week, two notable things happened. First, two dinosaurs went on a rampage. Granted, that didn’t happen this week, technically, but this is when the backlash occurred, first for the initial column that ran in the SFWA bulletin, and … Continue reading

Posted in about me, anti-bullying, books, duh, FYI, opinion, peeves, sexism in SFF, writing 618 Comments

This is going to be long and ranty, so buckle up, children. I had a lovely stay with the Bree half of Moira Rogers, and I did get to meet the Donna half more than once. She’s fabulous, as is … Continue reading

Posted in about me, FYI, opinion, peeves, rant 20 Comments

Most authors give away some swag. Pens, notepads, mugs, water bottles, mouse pads, and more. Giving away that stuff is just money tossed down a hole, and you often never know if it’s doing you any good. Then I discovered … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, FYI 18 Comments

People blog a lot about authors. How they should do this, shouldn’t do that, and it’s so shocking when they do this other thing. Then everyone gets to huff with righteous indignation and shake a virtual finger. Frankly, I’m bit … Continue reading

Posted in FYI, random 13 Comments

I’m blogging over here today. Go comment and make me happy. And there’s a contest over here, so you might want to check that out. Go congratulate Wendy for doing well on her finals and you could win a copy … Continue reading

Posted in fun stuff, FYI 2 Comments

No, really. Go. What’re you doing here on a Sunday anyway? You know I’m over here on Sunday. Jeez. You’d forget your own head if it wasn’t attached. Seriously, get out of here! Nothing to see, move along, these are … Continue reading

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