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A zombie giveaway: win author Samie Sands’ new book “Lockdown”!

Guest Post by Samie Sands, author of Lockdown Lockdown Giveaway Samie Sands, author of the brand new zombie book Lockdown, is offering you the chance to win a free, signed paperback … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Blog Hop: the writing process!

I was invited by the Planetary Defense Command blog–their tag line is “defending the planet from bad science fiction”–to participate in a blog hop around the theme, the writing process. … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · 3 Comments

Death to the boring author website: long live the Revolution!

One year ago this weekend, something happened to this website. I doubt very many of you noticed it because I know for a fact that almost no one who is … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · 6 Comments

My awesome horror weekend: the World Horror Convention & Bram Stoker Awards. [pics!]

This weekend I spent some time at the World Horror Convention in Portland, Oregon, and attended the Bram Stoker Awards banquet last night. This was my first horror convention, my … Continue reading

May 11, 2014 · 4 Comments

How and Why Printed Books Will Survive

Originally posted on The Bully Pulpit:
“I am more optimistic, both about reading and about books… I have no Luddite prejudice against new technology; it’s just that books look as…

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

I’m signing books at the World Horror Convention in Portland, Oregon next week!

I’m kind of a recluse, so unless you happen to be in my class or hang around my campus, you’re not likely to see me in the flesh. Thus it’s … Continue reading

May 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

Earth, “Mad Men” location (and some history): White Horse Tavern, 567 Hudson Street.

This post is more history than anything else, and its connection to Mad Men is tenuous–it is mentioned, but never seen, in a line of dialogue in a season 4 episode … Continue reading

April 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Charles Dickens’s” toxic auto-tweets: a cautionary tale for authors on Twitter.

I’m going to tell you a little story. It is a story, as the main character is made up, though as most good stories are it’s based on fact. Pretty … Continue reading

April 23, 2014 · 5 Comments

Richard Shephard’s Fav Five: The First Computer Programmer, The Father of Science Fiction & More

Originally posted on Yesterday Unhinged:
Watercolor portrait of Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (Ada Lovelace). By Alfred Edward Chalon, 1840. This is the fifth part in our weekly Fab Five…

February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fyodor Dostoyevsky and His Epileptic Nirvana

Originally posted on A R T L▼R K:
On the 9th of February 1881, one of the most prolific Russian writers, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, died of complications after a pulmonary…

February 16, 2014 · Leave a comment
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