Hey look, here I am being interviewed by Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy–about worldbuilding, the Eternal Sky, and, er, being wrong.
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travel and appearances 2014: January 10th at 6 pm: MIT SFS: Cambridge, Massachusetts (with Scott) February 13-15, 2014: Boskone: Boston, Massachusetts March 14-16, 2014: Tucson Festival of Books: Tucson, Arizona March 22-24, 2014: Vericon: Harvard University, Cambridge Massachusetts April 17-20, 2014: Minicon: Minneapolis, Minnesota April 25-27th, 2014: RavenCon: North Chesterfield, Virginia (Guest of Honor) May [...]
Today is the first day of the rest of the book. I need a finished submission draft of Karen Memory by the beginning of January, and I expect to be pounding out words pretty much every single day between now and then–which means I need to shake off this lingering ennui and malaise and get [...]
Hello! You are all getting part II of TRIP TO ENGLAND before Part I, because my Brighton photos are on the camera I forgot to bring a cord for. There is, however, evidence of High Seas, and I will have it up eventually. So as not to bury the lede–I’ll be signing at Forbidden Planet [...]
(Photo credit Andrew Williams, via flickr) The SF Squeecast has won its second and final Hugo*! I don’t think I could be more pleased, quite frankly. Thank you, fandom, for justifying the underpinnings required by that dress… not to mention what I went through packing it. Worldcon was insanely busy and stressful but also awesome in [...]
Bear’s Worldcon Schedule NOTICE! The pocket program has me listed for two Monday program items. I will not be at those items, because I will be on an airplane. Fantastic London Thursday 2:00 – 3:00 London has inspired many fantasy writers, and continues to do so. Cornell, Bear, Willis, Doctorow, Kowal… What is it that [...]
My schedule through 2014, as it currently stands: MIT SFS: Cambridge, Massachusetts, January 10th at 6 pm. (with scott_lynch) Boskone: Boston, Massachusetts, February 13-15, 2014 Tucson Festival of Books: Tucson, AZ, March 14-16, 2014 Vericon: Harvard Univerity, Cambridge MA, March 22-24, 2014 RavenCon: North Chesterfield, Virginia, April 25-27th, 2014 (Guest of Honor) 4th Street Fantasy: [...]
In completely random news, this Guardian article on the problems of writing Lovecraftiana in the modern era quotes from a number of working SFF writers, including my own 2009 essay on the same topic. In celebration of the fact that I’ve cleared my decks until mid-August (Well, I have one more editing pass on “Green [...]
I’ll be a Guest of Honor at RavenCon in Virginia next April! And I will be joining That Boy I Like at NYC ComiCon for One! Day! Only! in October. And now, back to the word mines. travel and appearances 2013: Boskone: Boston, MA, February 15-17 2013 Signing: New England Mobile Book Fair, Newton Highlands MA, [...]
I will be signing at Uncle Hugo’s bookstore in Minneapolis on Saturday 4/13, along with the mighty Robin Hobb!