Watch this space.
LegumeMan Books is a site for great underground stuff, no I mean seriously. Take Orange Crush by Michael Dillon. Sad, savage, hilarious.Especially the mid-tale riff on limb number five.
Still and still the coalface calls—I’ll be five feet under myself by tomorrow. Sixty juniors await iambic pentameter illumination.
WHAT IS IT about a little cubicle with two red chairs and a black computer that makes you feel human? Why do we need such inhuman surroundings to tell us what we really are? After three years alone in my little home-office elbows-deep in the living clutter, it’s good to be here, good to be…
Revealing Ben Baldwin’s final cover art for Aletheia, out soon from Crystal Lake Publishing. Pretty much one of the most gorgeous covers I’ve seen, still can’t believe it’s mine. Thanks to Joe Mynhardt from Crystal lake for setting this up. In other news, just found out I’m on the Weird Fiction panel at World Fantasy…
I’m teaching a Creative Writing Stage 1 Course, and Novel Writing Essentials Course at AWC – just finished the first couple of rounds—and although it’s early days, I’m already loving it. Lots of keen students, a fantastic curriculum for all levels, really great support, and a very effective online learning platform—which is a big plus….
measureformeasure.blogs.nytimes.com/: The song writing process sounds familiar to writers—nine-tenths perspiration and one-tenth inspiration. Too bad more top writers won’t step down from their ivory towers and confab like this. Our profession could use this kind of cool. Maybe the decreasing chances of what we think of as “success” has led to a kind of over-protectiveness….