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Longform vs Shortform …

… plus carrots and sticks … and hands. All of the waving hands.

2015 Rundown and highlights

Well, this post is only about six weeks late. Not too shabby. Not too shabby at all. I’ll mix the WFC post with a 2015 rundown post, methinks, and get it all out of the way in one fell swoop.

So, 2015: stuff happened.

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Cover and ToC Reveal: The Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror 2014

years-best-fantasy-and-horror-v5.webAlways happy to have stories (two!) in this glorious publication edited by Liz Grzyb and Talie Helene, and published by Ticonderoga Publications. The fifth volume of The Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror has yet another gorgeous cover and, most importantly, can
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Special Offer: The Female Factory

Screen Shot 2014-11-09 at 1.13.32 pmTo celebrate the forthcoming release of The Female Factory by the award winning duo Lisa L Hannett and Angela Slatter, we’re giving away the ebook version with every preorder of the paperback for the whole
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The Bitterwood Bible: Cover Reveal

bbpartsI cannot begin to tell you how excited I am about this, but I’ll try: a dog with two tails just about covers it.

I came home tonight from listening to Karin Slaughter talk about Coptown to find that the release date for
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Because I can …

MandMcushion… the cushions on our couch are getting pretty ratty, so I’ve made the executive decision to get new ones … courtesy of Kathleen Jennings and Redbubble.

This is the cover from Midnight and Moonshine.

State of the Writer

BWA-ARC-coverI’m around, I’m breathing, I’m writing.

And I’m waiting.

Waiting, waiting, waiting.

Coz being a writer, if you’d not noticed, is largely a waiting game. Of course, it’s not ideal to be idle whilst doing said waiting. You need to keep writing coz that’s the
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FAR VOYAGER POSTSCRIPTS #32/33

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Artwork by Pete Von Sholly’s “Troop Inspection” f

Huzzah! At last it’s happening! FAR VOYAGER POSTSCRIPTS #32/33 from PS Publishing is on its way. The ToC is awesome, and I’m really pleased by how many Aussies
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The Female Factory is done!

And so last night, Lisa and I finished our Twelve Planets collection for Twelfth Planet Press, and sent it off. The collection-formerly-known-as-Baggage is now called The Female Factory, after the final tale (which is a novella).

And as a teaser:

By WrittenOnTheSand at DeviantArt

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The Dark – first issue, first review

TDMCoverWell, the first review of the first issue of The Dark, featuring stories by Nnedi Okorafor, Rachel Swirsky, Lisa Hannett and myself, is out.

A. J. Sikes has some lovely things to say, including this about “By My Voice I Shall Be Known”:

The world-building
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