- Create and publish your own magazine with MagCloud. (Been there, done that, and I learned eight years ago how much I sucked as a layout artist.)
- Beyond the Guidelines: 25 Ways You Might Be Annoying Editors Without Even Knowing It by John Joseph Adams.
- Zoran Zivkovic book launch of his latest novel, Escher's Loops. (PS Publishing should be coming out with its own version in the future.)
- Want to know more about Spicy Slipstream Stories? Nick Mamatas gets interviewed by Ian Rogers and you get a sample story as well, "Hydraulic" by Ekaterina Sedia. Go order it now!
- Forbes's The World's Best Paid Authors. (Slideshow here.) Is it me or does Ken Follett look like Dustin Hoffman? (That would explain the "best paid" part.)
- If you haven't yet bought Kelly Link's latest collection, Pretty Monsters, check out this interview with her at Meeting House. Then go buy the book.
- Bill Ectric interviews Ekaterina Sedia (Paper Cities, The Secret History of Moscow, The Alchemy of Stone).
- Transcriptase has been updated! New stories!
- Stephanie Campisi has a series where she asks various personalities what their favorite bookshop is. Here are some of the people she's covered: Marshall Payne, Margo Lanagan, Lucy Sussex.
Monday, October 06, 2008
October 6, 2008 Links and Plugs
Here's some links that gathered over the weekend: