The magic of book day squared!

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

It’s Book day, busting out all over! Of course, today is US launch day* for my own Shattered Pillars, second in the Eternal Sky trilogy. Shattered Pillars is a novel of crumblimg empire, necromancy, Rukhs, Djinni, ghulim, Wizards, tiger-warriors, martial monks, and magic ponies set in a fantasy realm inspired by the cultures, sweep, and [...]

What a day for a new year…

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

…okay, a bit late, but I’ve been busy! I’ve recommenced work on Steles of the Sky, which cannot be finished soon enough to suit me at this point, but will probably take another couple of months at least. It’s the Only Thing On My To-Do List until it’s done. And then I have a metric [...]

Range of Ghosts, coming soon to a backpack near you! (I hope)

Monday, March 26th, 2012

Tomorrow is Book Day! I’m afraid this means that there is going to be some spam between now and then. All about this: Here’s an essay at Black Gate, about how I always wanted to write an epic fantasy–and now I have! “I wanted to write a book that had the sense of scope and [...]

It’s a good day for author copies…

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Look what came in the mail! You all missed the part where I danced around the kitchen singing “I got the cover story in Asimov’s!” As you’ve probably heard, that’s the last ever issue of realms of Fantasy, alas. But it does have my essay on the history and trifurcation of urban fantasy in it, [...]

And while we’re on wolves, the leavings of one…

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

My divorce story with Norse mythology, “The Leavings of the Wolf,” is available for free in the new issue of Apex magazine until month’s end. They also have an interview with me about the writing of the story, which is a little more personally revelatory than I usually get.