Daily Archives: August 20, 2008

It Has Been Revealed

You will no doubt recall, all of you, that I have been making cryptic pronouncements about a thing that I have done, which was evil yet awesome, which was to have been visited upon one of you. Now it has been revealed — and it is this: Yes, yes. A black velvet Wesley Crusher, delivered […]

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It Could Be Made Into a Monster if We All Pull Together As a Team

A little birdie tells me that The Last Colony made the New York Times Bestseller list for mass market paperbacks. It’s on the extended list (i.e., “the part of the list we don’t actually publish in the book section”) but apparently it still counts. So: Hey, I’m a New York Times bestselling author now. Go […]

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My Dragon*Con and Decatur Book Festival Appearances

As many of you know, I and Tobias Buckell will be parachuting into the Atlanta area on Labor Day weekend to show our faces at the Decatur Book Festival and at Dragon*Con. I now have some idea of my appearances at both, so here they are: SATURDAY, 8/30: Decatur Book Festival 11:15am -12:00pm: Young Ones […]

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Zoë Arrives

Due to hilarious circumstances too wacky and zany to go into here, my author copies of Zoe’s Tale and the paperback of The Last Colony were delayed in getting to me, so the first time I actually laid eyes on finished copies of both were while I was out at Denvention and ArmadilloCon. But upon […]

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The Door Into Summer

What a lovely squared-off hole in my house. There used to be a door there; there will yet be another door there, hopefully before the end of the day. For the moment, however: square hole. Hopefully the raccoons will stay out until the door goes up. I’m mostly posting this so Krissy can see what’s […]

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Bang Bang Bang Bang Saw Thump Bang

In my house at the moment are men who, in no particular order: * Are tearing down one of the doors of my house * Are sawing through the ceiling * Are loitering in the master bathroom Is it a zombie attack? Have I enraged the neighbors with my incessant playing of the new Journey […]

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