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Guest Post: Lesley Smith on Disability in Fiction

I first “met” Lesley Smith a year and a half ago, while looking for beta readers for a short story. Lesley is also an author herself. Her book The Changing of the Sun came out this month, and she’s currently working on a Kickstarter for the second book in the series, The Parting of the(…)

Victim or Perpetrator?

The Guardian recently published a piece called “Am I Being Catfished?” An Author Confronts Her Number One Online Critic. In the article, author Kathleen Hale describes her anxiety after her first book came out, how she obsessed over Amazon and Goodreads and other review sites. I can definitely relate to this part. Book #10 comes(…)

Writer’s Ink: N. K. Jemisin

N. K. Jemisin recently posted a pic of her brand new tattoo on Facebook. Naturally, I immediately asked if she’d be willing to talk about it for Writer’s Ink For those of you who aren’t familiar with Jemisin … where exactly have you been? I’ve reviewed her books here and here. She’s a good writer,(…)

Cool Stuff Friday

Friday has spent the past few years building up an immunity to iocaine powder. The Mary Sue presents a gallery of cute kid cosplay from NYCC. Animal family portraits. (I feel like I may have posted this one before. But they’re cute and I’m tired, so I don’t care.) LEGO Mash-up with Han Solo, Malcolm(…)