Monthly Archives: July 2012
Avaunt, with floppy hat
… or exit stage right, or something.
Yes, finally, last Tuesday I graduated. The PhD whinge shall never be heard again.
It was a good night. Flowers from Brain arrived just before we left home for QPAC. My family (Parentals,
In the mail today, The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror 2012 from Prime and the lovely Paula Guran and Sean Wallace. Huzzah!
My extremely rare story “Sun Falls” (rare coz it’s vampire fiction), originally published in Ticonderoga’s
New books in the mail
An embarrassment of riches in the mail 😀 . Particularly loving the cover of Cashore’s Bitterblue (Graceling and Fire also had FTW covers).
Peek of sneak
Here is a sneak peek at the cover for Midnight and Moonshine, by the very talented and patient Kathleen Jennings (that’s the cover, not the book, which is by us, Lisa and I). More soon!
In the meantime, I
The Lair’s Just So, So Special: Robert Shearman
We love writer, director and playwright Robert Shearman – we don’t even have to kidnap him. He travels quite willing to the country of interview and stays for tea and cupcakes. It’s such a
The unquiet quiet
Yes, this place has been very quiet … still.
In my defence, I’ve been finishing Midnight and Moonshine with Lisa.
We’ve sent it to Russ the Publisher.
Now it’s back to a kind of normality.
In apology, I offer an historic
By the Weeping Gate audio
My reading from “By the Weeping Gate” (part of the Bitterwood Bible suite) is now available for listening here.
Thanks, Kate Evans. 😀
By the Weeping Gate
My reading from the new story “By the Weeping Gate”, which I did in April at the Avid Reader Salon (in the train of the Margo Lanagan Experience 😀
Awaiting Le Grand Flense
Here it is, the printout of Midnight and Moonshine, awaiting the Great Flense of Next Week, when the Brains have a little distance from it.
The drawing on the front is one of Kathleen J’s initial sketches. I