Interviews & Profiles
- The Qwillery interviews Emma Newman.
- Book Chick City interviews M.L . Brennan.
- Steampunk at Coffee Time Romance interviews Karina Cooper.
- A.C. Wise interviews Silvia Moreno-Garcia.
- Finding Wonderland interviews Prudence Shen and Faith Erin Hicks.
- The Qwillery interviews Delilah S. Dawson.
- The Book Smugglers interview Christian Schoon.
- 2013 Edgar Award Winners Announced.
- Ellen Datlow’s Fearful Symmetries open to submissions until May 31st.
- New from Wizard's Tower Press: Fallen Host by Lyda Morehouse.
- May 11: Middle-earth Weekend in Birmingham.
- May 18: Fractal ’13 featuring Johanna Blakley, Keiichi Matsuda, Paul Graham Raven, and Reshma Shetty.
- The Alternative Typewriter on [Women in Genre, Day 27] Margo Lanagan and Thousand Other Voices.
- A.C. Wise on Women to Read: Where to Start Part 2.
- Liz Bourke on Ebooks & physical books: reading processes & experiences.
- Eleanor Arnason on SF and Literary Fiction.
- Eleanor Arnason on Self-Publishing.
- Patty Jansen on There are girl cooties on my space ship–on women writing hard SF.
- Ben Bova on Good sci-fi films are few and far between.
- James Aquilone on The Big Post of Writing Advice.
- Tobias Buckell on The fate of today’s book bloggers.
- Stainless Steel Droppings on Iron Man 3: A Non-Spoiler Film Review.
- Amazing Stories on Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 16 in series.
- American Thinker on Philip K. Dick and Our Predicament.
- Omnivoracious on Graphic Novel Friday: Celebrating Iron Man.
- Star Wars Books on Star Wars: Little Characters with Big Stories?
- WhatCulture on Batman: 10 Awful Villains The Dark Knight Should Be Ashamed Of.
- Listverse on 10 Brain-Breaking Scientific Concepts.
- All Things Urban Fantasy on M. L. Brennan's Vampire Influences.
- Mythic Scribes on 10 Ways to Find Inspiration for Fantasy Writing.
More Fun Stuff
- Suvudu May the 4th Exclusive Excerpt of Star Wars: Crucible.
- Lawrence Kasdan’s Handwritten Screenplay Pages for Empire Strikes Back.
- Star Wars Infomercials.
- Alien’s USCSS Nostromo Blueprints. [Thanks, Aldo!]
- Clifford D. Simak – The International Bibliography. [via The Lensman's Children]
- Periodic Table of Middle-Earth.
- Beware the Hairy Mango #156 – “Walkman” by Matthew Sanborn Smith.
- Beware the Hairy Mango #157 – “Ramón and You and Ramón” by Matthew Sanborn Smith.
- Beware the Hairy Mango #158 – “Babygami” by Matthew Sanborn Smith .