Archive for April, 2012

Forthcoming appearances

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

First: Scott Lynch and I will be appearing tomorrow night (24 April 2012) at Flights of Fantasy in Albany NY for a reading/signing. Events kick off at 7 pm. We will also be at the MITSFS (at MIT, in Cambridge MA, where we usually keep it) on 25 April 2012 to hang out and answer [...]

4th Street Fantasy and Why It’s Awesome

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

So, as some of you know, I’m involved in running Minneapolis’ 4th Street Fantasy, fondly known to many as The Best Fantasy Convention On The Block. It’s a small, intimate, awesome borderline relaxacon with a single track of extremely nerdy book-focused programming that is designed to include the audience as well as the panelists, a [...]

All over the northeast in the unseasonable heat

Monday, April 16th, 2012

It’s a geographically localized not-a-book-tour starring me and Scott Lynch! My dear Mr. Lynch will be reading at the KGB Bar in Manhattan on Wednesday night with Caitlin R. Kiernan. I will be along to clap and throw roses, or something. Then Scott and I will be adjourning to Boston (technically, Cambridge) on the 21st [...]

Transplanting shoggoths for Autumn

Sunday, April 15th, 2012

Isn’t it pretty? It will contain a number of my previously uncollected short stories, including one original piece. It comes out on Halloween! It’s also available for pre-order.   

We call this a success.

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

First things first: It’s publication day for Chicks Dig Comic Books, edited by Lynne Thomas and Sigrid Ellis. Here’s a picture of my long-suffering, desperately-in-need-of-a-bath dog with a pile of awesome nonfiction on his back. The anthology includes “You’re on the Global Frequency,” my essay about how Warren Ellis wants you to save the world, [...]

New Shadow Unit.

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

“Latency,” on the WTF. A return… and a departure.