Daily Archives: February 8, 2013

And Now, An Announcment

Effective midnight, I’m taking ten days off from the Internet. Because I want to, that’s why. The Fabulous Kate Baker has the Mallet while I’m gone. Heed her. I may schedule some really old stuff here to keep you amused while I’m away. Be afraid. Oh, and some Big Ideas. Don’t be afraid of those. […]

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Macmillan Settles With DOJ

A letter from Macmillan CEO John Sargent is hereĀ and is an interesting read, especially regarding why Macmillan has chosen to settle. By all means add your thoughts in the comments. But read the letter first, please.

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Signed ARC of The Human Division Up for Auction

Yes! The whole book! Signed and everything! For the Con or Bust drive. Go here if you want to bid on it. And while you are there, why not check out all the other very cool auctions? You’ll likely find something else you’d want to bid on. Update: D’oh! I jumped the gun. The auction […]

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If You’re Here Because of the CBC Interview

What you’re looking for is here (also, hi!)

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The Big Idea: Laura Lam

Sometimes, in the telling of the life of a character, it’s not just what the author reveals that’s important, but also the when — that is, when in the life of the character the author focuses her attention. So Laura Lam learned while considering the main character of her novel, Pantomime. She’s here now to […]

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