Don't forget that the Interfictions 2 Auction will start on November 1, 2009.
And it's almost the nomination deadline for the Best of the Web. Go nominate now.
Honest question: When it comes to genre podcasts (fiction and otherwise), is there a large trucker demographic?
- Writer's Digest interviews Cory Doctorow.
- The Agony Column interviews Jeremy Lassen (podcast).
- The Sci-Fi Guys Book Review interviews James Enge. (via Pyr Books)
- OF Blog of the Fallen interviews David Anthony Durham (part 1).
- Suvudu interviews Tony Shasteen.
- Dead Robots' Society interviews Scott Sigler (podcast).
- Jenni Hill interviews Gail Z. Martin.
- Genreville interviews Lilith Saintcrow.
- Jeff VanderMeer on The Discovery Process: Improving Your Abilities.
- Me and My Big Mouth on A Wicked Idea. (via Andrew Wheeler)
- Publisher's Weekly on What Do Teens Want? (via Greg van Eekhout)
- Gail Z. Martin on The Day After Tomorrow.
- Nadia Bulkin on In defense of english class, a.k.a. but what is the point?
- Adrienne Martini on Where are the WOACAs?
- io9 on Lovecraft 101: Get To Know The Master of Scifi-Horror.
- GD Falksen on The Steampunk Cold War, Part One: The Pax Europaea, or “Tommy’s got my bank account, Ivan’s got the bomb” and Steampunk Blogging, aka Tit-Tat.
- Jaymee Goh on With this Steam-Powered Prosthetic Arm, I Could Be As Strong as... A Normal Person.
- Jeff & Ann VanderMeer on Can Dirigibles Slouch Along? Can They Saunter?
- Terribleminds on Writer’s Block Is For Hippies And Slugabeds. (via Angela Slatter)
- Lynne Patrick on Cover Story.
- Janet Reid on "they like me, they really like me" and Notes from the Effective Query class at SCWW.
- Rachelle Gardner on All About Backstory.
- Pimp My Novel on Walmart.com: Part Deux.
- Nicola Morgan on Interesting Question About Genre-Crossing.
- Janice Hardy on Re-Write Wednesday: Jigsaw Wizard.
- Juliette Wade on Turn-Taking.
- SF Signal Mind Meld: What You Should Know About Speculative Fiction and Mainstream Acceptance (Part 2).
- Lovecraft Unbound Launch NYC October 27, 2009 photos by Ellen Datlow.
- Cory Doctorow's Makers has a website.
- 15 Days of Deverry Party Begins Today! (via DAW Books)
- Few options for Canadian ebook lovers. (via Fabio Fernandes)
- Prolific dead-author alert: Isaac Asimov estate announces new 'I, Robot' trilogy. (via Fabio Fernandes)
- J.R.R. Tolkien earns $50 million a year while still dead. (via Kristine Kathryn Rusch)
- 2010 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing. (via Maria Schneider)
- Artist Don Ivan Punchatz Dies.
- Aether Age guidelines.
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