Local writer Paolo Chikiamco has a new site, Rocket Kapre, and features an interview with local writer Kate Aton-Osias (or whatever variation she goes by these days) and a round table discussion on people's favorite Philippine speculative fiction story.
In the rumor corner, it seems that the short-list of winners in the Fully Booked Graphic/Fiction Awards are slowly being informed but I have no reliable sources yet to confirm this.
And GenreVille is Looking for A Few Good Artists.
- The Nebula Awards interviews Ysabeau S Wilce.
- Powell's Books interviews Chelsea Cain.
- The Guardian profiles Iain Banks.
- Rick Kleffel interviews Marta Randall (podcast).
- The Dragon Page interviews S.M. Sterling (podcast).
- Radio Drama Revival on How to Record Radio Drama with Skype (via SFF Audio).
- Jeff VanderMeer on Writers: Are you a Face-hugger, a Grub, a Maggot, Godzilla, or What?
- Josh Jasper on Happy Labor Day!
- Dean Wesley Smith on Killing the Sacred Cows of Publishing: Rewriting.
- David Forbes on All Tomorrows: The Demolished Man.
- Jim C Hines on Why Linkbacks are Better than Reposting.
- Rose Fox on How Not to Get Published.
- Kyle M on Five "It Could Happen" Ways to End the World: or at least civilization as we know it.
- Maria Schneider on Editor Unleashed 25 Best Writing Blogs 2009 (Go Moonrat!).
- Rachelle Gardner on Maybe You Shouldn't Quit Your Job Just Yet.
- Juliette Wade on A different value: water.
- The Intern on scientific proof that publishing a book won't make you happier.
- The Rejectionist On Rejection.
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