(See what I did there...:) It's that time of year again! FIYAHCON and the IGNYTE Awards are back! FIYAHCON begins with a welcome THIS Thursday 16 September, 2021, and then kicks off for real the next day, Friday. One of the best new conventions around, it was established by, and for, BIPOC artists and their … Continue reading FIYAHCON IGNYTES!
Just a note that today is the US launch of the new anthology, THE BEST OF WORLD SF, with me, Lavie Tidhar, Silvia Morena-Garcia & Ng Yi-Sheng. We're having a panel discussion at 2pm AST(Trinidad and Tobago time) / EST & 1pm CT. It's being hosted by Murder By The Book, in association with Kaye … Continue reading Best of World SF Launches Today
Sunday 4 April, 2021 was the day I ventured out of my shell a little to participate in an event that sounded so fun, even my fear of public appearances couldn't stop me from trying it out. FIYAH Magazine had one of the most fun scifi conventions and awards last year, and one of best … Continue reading The Em-Dash Game and FIYAHCON
I have a new blog post up at Fantasy Book Cafe for Women in SF&F month. In it, I talk about the things I love and celebrate as part of this worldwide community of SF&F lovers. And a little about the things that made me, me. You can read it here. Hope you enjoy! Till … Continue reading New Blog Post at Fantasy Book Cafe
Just a quick note to say that today a new anthology launched with my story, 'The Sun from Both Sides'. The Best of World SF is out for pre-orders in the US. I believe you can purchase in the UK. The amazing line up for this collection comes from 21 countries and includes some of … Continue reading Book Birthday! The Best of World SF
It's that time of year again! I only had one story published in 2020, but it's eligible for the short story category for awards such as the Nebulas, Hugos, World Fantasy Awards, and anyone else awarding for fantasy stories. Fire in His Eyes, Blood On His Teeth was published in the Devil's Ways anthology edited … Continue reading Awards Eligibility Post
So, I got the best Christmas present ever when, a few days before Christmas, I got the news that Clarkesworld Magazine would be publishing my first ever novella. 'Philia, Eros, Storge Agape, Pragma' is the prequel / sequel to my Locus recommended novelette, 'The Sun From Both Sides', about war, forgiveness and all the loves … Continue reading New Novella at Clarkesworld!
Hi Guys! It's been a while, but everything's sort of in suspension mode as I wait to see how the US election and Covid-19 shakes out. I'm mostly at home and masked when out, and hoping you're doing the same. In good news, Part 1 of my novelette, "The Sun From Both Sides", has now … Continue reading ‘The Sun From Both Sides’ Has Two New Homes!
So, in addition to becoming a bestselling author for the first time in my life, I found out the day after the Hugo Awards winners were announced that I'd been long-listed for the Astounding Award for Best New Writer. Very chuffed about that. Thank you so much to everyone who voted for me. Congratulations to … Continue reading Hugo Awards and CoNZealand Fringe
The sale on LEX TALIONIS has been a roaring success, and that's entirely due to you, dear reader! Over the last weekend, LEX TALIONIS was an Amazon bestseller in the US, Canada and Australia -- and climbed the rankings into the top 10 in the UK as well -- in both the broad science fiction … Continue reading Thank You!