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!
Today, on all platforms and in all countries, you can get my novel, Lex Talionis for only US$0.99! This BookBub deal will be available at least over the next few days, so pass the news on. About LEX TALIONIS: Vengeance is only the beginning... On one of Earth's planetary outposts, a young woman dies--and is … Continue reading LEX TALIONIS is a BookBub Deal!
My new story, 'Fire in His Eyes, Blood on His Teeth' is out today! It's one of the stories in the new 'Devil's Way's' anthology by Dragonwell Publishing and edited by the amazing Anna Kashina. Every story is inspired by the Devil and his many forms, and mine is about fighting your demons and features … Continue reading New Story Day!
...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!