- Charlie Stross wrote a blog post called “The Next Big Thing,” sharing his own thoughts about writers chasing the market.
- I reviewed William Alexander’s book Goblin Secrets on Monday. If you’re interested in checking it out, Edward Greaves mentioned that Goblin Secrets is $1.99 for Kindle in the U.S. today.
In addition, I’m Guest of Honor at MarsCon in Virginia this weekend, which is also excellent! My schedule looks like so:
- 6PM — General Early’s — Opening Ceremonies (if available)
- 7PM-10PM — Jefferson Davis 1 & 2 — Meet the Guests of Honor. (Interviews and introductory talks)
- 10AM — General Early’s — Simply Fabulous: the Best in Fairy Tale Literature (M)
- 11AM — General Early’s — We’ve Got a Funny Bone to Pick: the Dos and Don’ts of Writing Humor (M)
- 1PM — General Early’s — Guest of Honor Readings
- 2PM — General Early’s — Author Signing Event
- 11AM — Stuart’s Redoubt — Beyond the “Strong Female Protagonist”: Writing Women Who Are More than “Kickass” (M)
- Noon — General Longstreet’s — Nerdiquette 101