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An Interview with Chris Avellone

So, as well as loving reading and writing - gaming is a big deal to me. I grew up playing games like Fallout 2, Planescape: Torment, Icewind Dale, Star Wars: The Knights of the Old Republic II etc etc.... There...
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World Book Day Twitter Contest Winner

Yesterday was World Book Day, and IPR Licence hosts a contest for followers to tweet their favourite children’s book. I mentioned ‘Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator’ – because I could never forget the Vermicious Knids. Today I got the terrific news that I’d won the contest – so I’m the proud owner of a new IPR licence author account.
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Carnival!

Last time I saw my Clarion West 2012 buddies was the summer of 2013, so this Feb, I flew down to New Orleans for a mini meet up. My knowledge of New Orleans mostly comes from Bryan himself, (including the amazing pronunciation of the word ‘eggs’), and his writing, so it was good to see the crescent city — the Big Easy – itself. The fact that it was also Mardi Gras at the same time – gosh, coincidence!
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Women Destroy – well, everything

I’m proud of my contribution to ‘Women Destroy Science Fiction‘, however small. It’s been chosen as Potlatch 24′s Book of Honour, New Mexico State University are adding it as required reading for thei...
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Off to Loncon

Off to the 72nd World Science Fiction Convention in London tomorrow. It’s a great programme, I’ll be meeting up with Clarion West friends, and hopefully some fellow Lightspeed people. Plus I get to see Connie Willis and George R.R. Martin again for the first time since Clarion West 2012.