Interviews & Profiles
- Short Story Review interviews Aliette de Bodard.
- The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy interviews Felicia Day.
- My Bookish Ways interviews Adam McOmber.
- Reading & Writing podcast interviews Mike Resnick.
- SFF World interviews David J. Peterson, language creator for Game of Thrones.
- Adventures in SciFi Publishing interviews Michael J. Sullivan.
- The Skiffy and Fanty Show interviews Michael R. Underwood.
- From 1995: Los Angeles Review of Books interviews Arthur C. Clarke.
- Tor Books is looking for a Senior Publicist. [via Andrew Porter]
- Garyn G. Roberts was named the winner of the 2013 Munsey Award.
Events & Event News
- 2013 Hugo Award Ballot Guide.
- September 14, 2013 in Virginia City, NV: 3rd Annual Victorian Steampunk Ball! | Steampunk at Coffee Time Romance & More.
- Wednesday August 21st, 7pm at KGB Bar in NYC: Fantastic Fiction free reading series – Ellen Datlow and Matthew Kressel present Libba Bray and Nova Ren Suma.
- Jane Frank on The Artful Collector: Another Question from my Archives: Will They Still Love “it” When I’m 64?
- Ruth Nestvold on Saying goodbye with a laugh: The Jay Lake Wake.
- Karen Lord on Readings, Shared Worlds and more readings.
- Charles Stross on Crib Sheet: The Apocalypse Codex.
- John Scalzi on Novel Writing and Related Topics FAQ.
- Mike Allen on Myths & Delusions.
- Douglas Smith on Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 27).
- Peter Stenson on Story Behind Fiend.
- Jack Clemons on The Apollo Program, A Personal Journal: Ground Computers.
- Ricky L. Brown on Rockets and Missiles: Past and Future.
- Lawrence Person on Hollywood Auction Alert.
- Shelf Inflicted on Jay Lake Pre-Mortem Read-a-thon: Trial Of Flowers.
- Gav Reads on Sort of Taking a Break.
- Shadowhawk’s Shade on Reviewer’s Etiquette: Making An Apology.
- Letters from Gondwana on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the Pterosaurs.
- BBC News on Jules Verne to Star Trek: Does sci-fi show the future? [via Andrew Porter]
- The Guardian on Summer voyages: The War of the Worlds by HG Wells.
- Salon.com on Arthur C. Clarke: Science fiction writers are accidental prophets.
- Warhammer Fan Art.
- Superhero Splatter Art by Kacper Kiec.
- 20 Cult Movie Posters Remakes for Movie Lovers.
- “Star Wars Rebels” Logo & Concept Art.
More Fun Stuff
- Dangerous Women: “Raisa Stepanova” (Excerpt) by Carrie Vaughn.
- Dangerous Women: “City Lazarus” (Excerpt) by Diana Rowland.
- The Shambling Guide to New York City by Mur Lafferty – Chapter 13.
- Paperback Writer: Free Disenchanted & Co. e-book by Lynn Viehl.
- Doctor Who fan-mania: Why I had to build my own Tardis. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Tor.com celebrated its fifth birthday in style.