For the past few months, I’ve been living in the bizarre and exquisite surreal world of Leonora Carrington. This year is her centennial, and the publishing world celebrated by bringing most of her writing back into print! Dorothy, a publishing project published THE COMPLETE STORIES OF LEONORA CARRINGTON in the US, while Silver Press launched […]Read more "Leonora Carrington’s Centennial & Some Giveaways at WeirdFictionReview.com"
I am excited to be on tonight’s Lovecraft Ezine Chat where I’ll be joining Mike Davis, Acep Hale, and crew to discuss my short story collection, Calls for Submission, and all the dark, sundry things within. If you’d like to tune in LIVE you can do so here at 6 pm EST: https://youtu.be/9GtcQ-Vsw14. But if […]Read more "Guest on Tonight’s Lovecraft Ezine Chat!"
I know this may look familiar, but while bookstores and contributors have been receiving copies early, today is the official release date for MIXED UP: COCKTAIL RECIPES (and Flash Fiction) FOR THE DISCERNING DRINKER (and Reader). Mixologists and Fabulists are going to be thrilled with this new anthology from Nick Mamatas and Molly Tanzer. Published […]Read more "Happy Book Release Day to MIXED UP: COCKTAIL RECIPES (and Flash Fiction) FOR THE DISCERNING DRINKER (and Reader)"
I’m trying something new. Or, new to me anyway. I now have a TinyLetter called Gentle Gasps of Enlightenment . This is my newsletter, of sort, where I go beyond latest update bits and publishing announcements to send you exclusive looks at forthcoming works, resurrections of many a dead bluestocking, and the odd reflection on […]Read more "Personal Note: Brand Spanking New…Newsletter"
Mixologists and Fabulists are going to be thrilled with this new anthology from Nick Mamatas and Molly Tanzer. MIXED UP: COCKTAIL RECIPES (and Flash Fiction) FOR THE DISCERNING DRINKER (and Reader), published by Skyhorse Publishing, is a lovely new gift book that pairs fantastic fiction with annotated and updated recipes. Even better, it’s now shipping […]Read more "Publishing Notes: New story in MIXED UP, edited by Nick Mamatas & Molly Tanzer"
Next week, I’m heading down to the Southernmost part of the US to participate in the 37th annual Hemingway Days! There are a lot of events throughout the week, and I am excited to be part of Wednesday’s evening readings alongside some of Florida’s best! Because speculative fiction isn’t exactly associated with Hemingway, I will […]Read more "Appearances: Hemingway Days — “Voices, Places, Inspirations,”– literary readings on July 19th, Key West, FL"
Some other great stuff has been going on in #CFSBOOK land in addition to the great event I had at Midtown Reader in Tallahassee. June, Lovecraft eZine Review In June, Calls for Submission received another glowing review from Lovecraft eZine’s Acep Hale, who calls it: “the showcase of a writer with a deliberate and […]Read more "CALLS FOR SUBMISSION: Electric Lit, Lovecraft Ezine, & Hemingway Days"
Two weeks ago was my book release party for Calls for Submission. And, as usual, I’m blogging about it in a totally timely manner. The delay in posting doesn’t diminish how amazing of a night it was! My book had been out for exactly a month by the evening of the reading, but it didn’t […]Read more "RECAP: CALLS FOR SUBMISSION at Midtown Reader, Tallahassee, June 16, 2017"
It has been raining for three weeks semi-straight here and I’m going nuts! So, after moping about all morning, I’ve decided to amp it up a bit with this Spotify Playlist: I included the link in case the embedding stuff doesn’t work. Blrgh. Stay dry, I guess?Read more "Personal Notes: Random Playlist because…"
Hey Tallahassee! Wanna party? Then come join me this Friday, June 16th at Midtown Reader to celebrate the release of my debut collection Calls For Submission! From 5:30 pm to 7 pm, I will be reading from and discussing the book, as well as signing copies. There will be some fun Selena/Pelekinesis swag-bag giveaways, cupcakes […]Read more "Appearances: Book Release Party at Midtown Reader"