Stye was turning black,
Exploded in pus and blood.
Will recur too soon.
- Sarah Monette Q&A 26.
- Jeffrey E. Thomas interviews Paul Tremblay.
- The Los Angeles Times has a feature on Ursula K. Le Guin.
- Alex Carr interviews Jaime Hernandez.
- Heidi Broadhead interviews Michael Scott.
- Pablo Defendini interviews Craig Engler (SyFy).
- Sheila Finch on Old Man River.
- Muhammad Aurangzeb Ahmad on Introduction to A Mosque Among the Stars.
- James A. Owen on This is why they call them Grandmasters.
- Bruce Baugh on A few words on selective reading.
- Jeremiah Tolbert on 4 Wonderful Tools for Writers in the Digital Era (That Aren’t Word Processors).
- Charlie Jane Anders on SF Writers Who Make Art Are Seeing The Future Anew.
- Jeffrey E. Thomas on Weird Detectives.
- Most Interesting Bookstores of the World.
- Jo Walton on Is Alternate History SF?
- Judith Berman On Heroes and Humiliation.
- The Book Publicity Blog on Why a *pre-publication* web presence is important.
- Diana Rowland on Happily ever aftering.
- Greg van Eekhout on I thought I’d be taller.
- Angela Slatter on Writing Week – The Autopsy.
- Anna David on Embracing the Rewrite.
- William Shunn on How line height relates to word count.
- Paula Guran on Publishing Info.
- Justine Larbalestier on Hurtful Words.
- Bill Lindblad on Getting the Most Out of Your Bookseller.
- Kelly McCullough on Writing and Self Promotion, A Dialogue With Myself.
- Janice Hardy on Slash and Burn.
- John Scalzi on Nitpickery on a Non-Trivial Scale.
- Shira Lipkin has a call to artists for Blogathon 2009.
- Tom Jackson on Lost novel a final gift from science fiction great Roger Zelazny.
- Norton Lawsuit Over.
- SF author up against Booker winner for short story award.
- Mobifusion Releases New Cellphone Content Viewer.
- The Lifted Brow Call for Submissions.
Oh, and in honor of this year's O. Henry Prize winner Graham Joyce (you can read an excerpt of his story here), I give you: