Daily Archives: December 30, 2015

Insulting Things I Called People on Twitter Today: A Collection

Why did I insult people on Twitter today? This is why: Roughly one day left to fulfill your 2015 resolutions! Mine was to insult everyone on my follow list individually! Here I go! — John Scalzi (@scalzi) December 30, 2015 And what did I call people today on Twitter, and in ALL CAPS to boot? […]

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The Year in (Non-Kitten) Pets, 2015

This was a somewhat sad year at the Scalzi Compound, pet-wise, as two of our cats, Ghlaghghee and Lopsided Cat, left us — Ghlaghghee in January and https://whatever.scalzi.com/2015/11/07/lopsided-cat-2000-2015/. But then the two kittens we acquired, Sugar and Spice, have been making life interesting again as well. It’s a reminder that pets come and go and […]

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The Big Idea: Erin M. Evans

The last Big Idea of the year! And a very interesting one too, as Erin M. Evans goes deep about what it takes to write in already-existing worlds, as she is doing with her novel Ashes of the Tyrant. Think it’s easy to write a tie-in novel? Think again. ERIN M. EVANS: I. “If I […]

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