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Editing, Titles, and What I’ve Been Up To

on July 26th, 2013 in Blog Post by | 1 Comment

The wife and youngest child, The Grunch, are away for two weeks in Germany visiting friends and the eldest progeny, Rojo, is at choir camp. And I’ve been here alone, slowly going mad, looking at myself in the mirror more often than I usually do, talking to the dogs, eating…

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THE INCORRUPTIBLES goes to GOLLANCZ!

on April 15th, 2013 in Blog Post by | 9 Comments

It’s with extreme happiness that I tell you that THE INCORRUPTIBLES, my first foray into fantasy, has sold to Gollancz in the UK. Gollancz, an imprint of Orion Books, is the premiere fantasy and science fiction publisher over there, across the pond. I’ve been sitting (uncomfortably) on the news for…

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A Few Words About Speaking With Journalists

on September 30th, 2011 in Blog Post by | No Comments

Today I was one of a panel of authors in the Arkansas Democrat Gazette’s Style section. What I learned from the exercise: do NOT try to be funny when speaking to journalists. Due to size requirements and whatnot, they (or their editors) will edit out either the set-up or the…

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