Daily Archives: September 3, 2013
Me and the Missus, 9/1/13
Posted on September 3, 2013 46 Comments
Yes. I’ve been very lucky in my life, in more than one way. Don’t think I don’t know it. Photo by Alan Wagner-Krankel.
Aside From That, Mr. Scalzi, How Was the Rest of Worldcon?
Posted on September 3, 2013 16 Comments
It was pretty good, I have to say. I’m going to admit that for various reasons I didn’t walk into Worldcon this year in the best of moods, so LoneStarCon had a high hill to climb in order to get me in a happy space. Obviously being handed a Best Novel Hugo will do wonders […]
Hugo Thoughts, 2013
Posted on September 3, 2013 145 Comments
Now that I’m home, had a good sleep and have generally calmed myself down, some thoughts on Redshirts winning the Hugo Award for Best Novel. * Maybe some people can be cool about winning the Best Novel Hugo, but those people are so not me. When Paul Cornell announced Redshirts as the winner, I pumped […]
The Big Idea: Gwenda Bond
Posted on September 3, 2013 9 Comments
The path to creation is not always a smooth and drama-free one, especially when deities are involved. Just ask Gwenda Bond about this, and how this idea manifested in her latest novel, The Woken Gods — and how she finally found the right road to her novel’s true form. GWENDA BOND: The Big Idea for […]
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