...and it's not even half over. It's extra hard to figure out how best to say what I want to say, given all that's going on in the world, so here goes. I'll try to keep this to the point. I'm lucky enough to be in a country that prepared for the pandemic and managed … Continue reading It’s Been One Hell Of A Year…
My novelette The Sun From Both Sides is on the Locus Awards long list and voting closes TOMORROW, Wed 15 April! Locus Magazine is one of the premiere scifi magazines in the world, and being long listed is a great honour for me. I'm actually on it twice, as my story 'The Anchorite Wakes' … Continue reading Locus Awards!
Click here to view my Facebook interview with the St. James Public Library of Trinidad and Tobago as part of their initiative to interview and support more local authors via books clubs in libraries around the country. Coronavirus may have put an end to my library tour, but this was one way to keep the … Continue reading Another Interview!
So the world kind of went and exploded since the last time I posted. I'm okay so far, and my country's doing pretty well, all things considered. By which I mean, my people more 'harden' than the damn Italians and twice as sociable, so the government is pulling their hair out trying to get us … Continue reading An Interview with the Author
The results for Clarkesworld's Readers' Poll were released on March 1st and the winner for favourite story of 2019 was.... A.T. Greenblatt's beautiful 'Give the Family My Love'! This was entirely foreseeable as the same story has been nominated for a Nebula for Best Short Story. Congrats to A.T. and Clarkesworld! Second place went to … Continue reading It’s Official! Or, This Post Has a Lot of Exclamation Points!
Today is the deadline for Nebula nominations. Please remember to vote for your faves! And yes, my novelette 'The Sun From Both Sides' in May's Clarkesworld is eligible and I'd be deeply grateful if you considered it. http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/garcia_05_19/ See you on the other side!
I have two huge announcements! Locus Magazine, has released their yearly recommended reading list, which is the long list for the Locus Awards. My novelette, 'The Sun from Both Sides' has been nominated alongside such incredible authors as Elizabeth Bear, Nnedi Okorafor, N.K. Jemisin, Tobias Buckell, Karen Lord, Nalo Hopkinson, and Rebecca Roanhorse! My … Continue reading Locus Recommended Reading List and Clarkesworld Readers Poll 2019
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/cwm2019 My novelette, 'The Sun From Both Sides' is nominated on this list! Would appreciate it if you'd consider voting for it and any other two stories, as well as three covers you like. You have until tomorrow, January 28th! Links to the stories and covers are included. Thanks for your consideration and please feel … Continue reading Clarkesworld Readers Poll 2019
I know I've been gone a while and that was because life took a really hard turn in the second half of the year. I lost a few family members. Most importantly, in September, my mom had a stroke. Shortly after, she passed away. She was barely in her 60s and we had no warning … Continue reading Goodbye, 2019
Happy to announce my first ever novelette has been sold to Clarkesworld Magazine! The Sun From Both Sides is now live and can be read for free here. This is a very special one for me, and also one of the things I worked the most exhaustively on in the recent past. More editing passes … Continue reading The Sun From Both Sides – Clarkesworld