There's also an awesome essay and links over at Pimp My Novel (some of which actually made last week's essay on eBook pricing redundant) on the publishing industry.
If possible, donate to the Strange Horizons 2009 Fund Drive.
Oh, and your zen photo for the day is a Haikasoru title I got at the Fully Booked bookstore.
- Falcata Times interviews Chris Roberson.
- Maggie Jamison interviews Gene O’Neill.
- Lots of interviews at By Blood We Live and The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by editor John Joseph Adams.
- Jeff VanderMeer interviews Ann VanderMeer on WorldCon.
- Suvudu interviews Karen Traviss (video).
- Catherynne M. Valente On Writing SF.
- Paul Allen on Going Loooooooong in Fantasy: For the Love of Money or the Story?
- Boston Bibliophile on Book Blogs and Branding.
- Monica Valentinelli on “Game Fiction: Why It Works (and Why It Doesn’t)”.
- Joshua Palmatier on Revisions: The Aftermath.
- Pimp My Novel on Anatomy of a Book Sale.
- Jeff VanderMeer asks What College Creative Writing Programs Are Sympathetic to Non-Realist Fiction? and plugs the Shared Worlds Chapbook, Design by John Coulthart, Text from the Students.
- The Crotchety Old Fan on Why Traditional SF is BETTER Than ‘Literary’ SF.
- Edward Champion on Are Bookstores Being Too Censorious With Author Events?
- John Klima on 2009 Hugo Best Novella Spotlight.
- Magellan Media Consulting Partners on A Fix on Anything.
- Greg van Eekhout on Bacon Power.
- Steven Harper Piziks on Living in the Thirties.
- Maria Schneider on Juice Your Muse: 10 Creativity Starters.
- Editorial Ass on Questions to Ask Yourself Before Seeking Publication: What's My Category?
- Jeff Cohen on The Keyboard is Mightier Than the Something Else.
- Janet Reid on Rules for Writers!--an ongoing list.
- Melanie & Steve Tem on Beginnings.
- Carly Wells on Working With Your Partner, The Writer.
- PS Publishing sale and new acquisitions.
- Latest issue of Expanded Horizons just got released.
- Strange Horizons 2009 Fund Drive.
- Entries for the 2009 John Llewellyn Rhys Prize are now being accepted.
- Farrago's Wainscot: Farrago’s Final Issue.
- Table of Contents of The Mammoth Book of Mindblowing SF edited by Mike Ashley. Read comments for the reactions on a female-less SF anthology.
- Scherherazade's Facade call for submissions.
- Ekaterina Sedia looking for recommendations for her upcoming anthology Running With the Pack.
- The Swivet Opening to submissions but there's a catch.
- Paul Di Filippo reviews some books/comics at Barnes & Noble.
- Apex Magazine Vol. III, Issue II now available!
By Blood We Live edited by John Joseph Adams