Daily Archives: September 8, 2013

A New Hypothesis, Regarding the Dudebros

There are dudebros out there in the world who keep trying to paint me as a doltish oaf, akin to Homer Simpson. The problem for them is, in this formulation, they’re all Frank Grimes. Yes, this just about explains it perfectly.

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Your 2013 Best Novel Hugo Nominees, In All Their Quiet Dignity

This was before the ceremony, I’ll note. I believe we all survived the night. Participants, from left: Saladin Ahmed (Throne of the Crescent Moon), Kim Stanley Robinson (2312), Seanan McGuire (Blackout, writing as Mira Grant), Lois McMaster Bujold (Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance) and me. I got this from a tweet by Saladin; the photographer is not […]

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