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On Being An “Older” Female Writer – Cat Rambo

Cat Rambo, in addition to having the coolest name ever, has been an active part of SF/F for about as long as I can remember. She’s served in SFWA, and is currently running for president of the organization. She edited Fantasy Magazine. She’s a prolific author. And she has the best hair! I’m happy to(…)

The Advice Checklist

This rant list has been brought to you by a few comments on this blog post, and by observations about the internet in general. Before jumping in to immediately offer advice on all the things, please consider asking yourself the following questions. Thank you. And yeah, I get the potential irony of giving advice about(…)

Aftermath of a Kindle Daily Deal

Earlier this month, Libriomancer [Amazon | B&N | Mysterious Galaxy] was a Kindle Daily Deal, meaning Amazon was selling the e-book for a mere $1.99. This was the first time one of my books had been selected for the KDD program, and I have to say, it was pretty sweet. But how much of an(…)


Depression lurks in the corner. Depression waits for an opening. Depression is exhausting. Depression has little patience for others, and even less for you. Depression remembers every mistake, real and imagined. Depression is afraid of change. Depression is “fine.” Depression teaches you to lie. Depression is ashamed of you. Depression is forgetful. Depression doesn’t want(…)