The Android’s Dream Nominated for the Seiun Award

So, this is turning out to be a pretty good week for me in terms of award nominations, since in addition to Hugo and Kurd Lasswitz nods for Redshirts, the Japanese translation of The Android’s Dream has been… Read More

Note: E-Mail Choking

So, if you tried to send me e-mail in the past hour or so, you might have had it bounce back. Don’t panic; I’m fixing it. Give me a few minutes here. Update: Fixed. If you sent me… Read More

The Big Idea: Mary Robinette Kowal

Short version: Mary Robinette Kowal is awesome and one of my favorite people on the planet, her two previous novels have both been nominated for the Nebula Award, which is a fine trick, and Without a Summer continues… Read More

The Human Division, Episode Twelve: The Gentle Art of Cracking Heads is Now Live

It’s Penultimate Tuesday — the week before the thrilling finale of The Human Division. Which is not to say that this episode — “The Gentle Art of Cracking Heads” — does not have a few explosive moments of… Read More