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Bitterwood

Re-stocked The Bitterwood Bible cards today, and remembered how much I love the cover of the book. Kathleen Jennings’ artwork always seems to be drawn straight from my head.

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The Starlit Wood: Jeffrey Ford

Today in The Starlit Wood blog series one of my favourite writers, the amazing Jeffrey Ford, talks about his tale “The Thousand Eyes”.

1. What was the inspiration for your story in The Starlit Wood?

We were asked by the editors to pick an
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GenreCon 2017 Plenary Address

That title is a fancy way of saying I ranted at a bunch of nice people at 9.20am this morning. It was fun!

Here’s the transcript of my rant.

Awards Don’t Matter

Good morning to you all, hungover or otherwise.

My name is, as you might
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And for those of you playing at home …

Luke Spooner

Part Three of “The Night Stair” is up at Gamut!

Here’s a snippet from the opening of the tale:

The Steward is a tall man, entirely bald, gaunt in the face, yet rotund in the belly. His legs
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Shadows & Tall Trees 7: Rosalie Parker

rosalieRosalie Parker runs Tartarus Press with her partner, R.B. Russell. She has written two short story collections The Old Knowledge and Other Strange Tales (Swan River Press, 2010, reprinted 2012) and Damage (PS Publishing, 2016), and her stories
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ICYMI – St Dymphna’s School for Poison Girls …

st-dymphna4… is available to read over at Tor.com. bitterwood-bible-cover-200x300

This tale won the Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Short Story last year and is a
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Talking About Our Collaboration!

Over at the Tor.com Tube of You channel, Lisa and I talk about collaboration, specifically on Midnight and Moonshine.

And talk and talk and talk!

Bitterwood Bible paperback!

bbible12The paperback edition of the World Fantasy Award-winning The Bitterwood Bible and Other Recountings is now available!

Head over to Tartarus Press to purchase this lovely thing with illustrations by Kathleen Jennings, an Introduction by Stephen Jones, and an Afterword by
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Aaaaaannnnnd ….

Bitterwood_0004_Layer 29… the Bitterwood giveaway is at last open! Spread the word

Go here.

Over at Dirge Magazine …

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hires… Of Sorrow and Such gets an utterly gorgeous review!

This is why Of Sorrow and Such is an important tale of modern fantasy. It embraces the magic of the genre while giving it a necessary update, all the while maintaining gorgeous
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