Monthly Archives: August 2010

Accursed mystery ailment

Since the end of June, I’ve been dealing with periodic nausea. It resulted in leaving for ReaderCon later than planned and missing half of NASFiC because I was in the hospital. Because the universe finds it amusing, I woke up … Continue reading

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Official site live!

My friend Tammy did all the hard work, and I’m grateful that she’s got an eye for design (I don’t!) Point your browsers to CD Covington.com and have a look. I’m not abandoning my blog, don’t you worry 🙂

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I got a smartphone.

I got a Samsung Propel in February 2008. It’s not a bad phone, really. I got a data plan on it, and Ben and I split unlimited text messaging. At the time, I was looking at a smartphone of some … Continue reading

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Interview

Retro Spec was in the Outer Alliance spotlight this week. I talk about my inspiration for “U8: Alexanderplatz (1989)” and my somewhat embarrassing history with 80s metal bands.

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Interview: Outer Alliance Spotlight

Retro Spec (specifically editor Karen Romanko, fellow contributor Leonard Richardson, and I) was featured in the Outer Alliance spotlight this week. Have a read! (And thanks, Julia!)

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Reading at Dragon*Con

I’m participating in the Broad Universe Rapid Fire Reading, which will be on Saturday, September 4, at 11:30 am in one of the lit track rooms. I’ll be reading from “U8: Alexanderplatz (1989)”. If you’re at the con, stop by … Continue reading

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Welcome!

This is CD Covington’s website. More information will follow.

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Retro Spec is available!

In my inbox this evening was a great little piece of news: Amazon and B&N have Retro Spec available for purchase! You can get a copy at Barnes & Noble or Amazon.

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Book review: A Woman’s Liberation

A Woman’s Liberation, eds Connie Willis and Sheila Williams, 2001. This is a collection of short stories reprinted from Asimov’s and Analog, where Williams was an editor (at the time; possibly still). All the authors are female, and the main … Continue reading

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Book review: Total Oblivion, more or less

Total Oblivion, More or Less, Alan DeNiro. 1st ed, 2010. I picked this up at ReaderCon, while I was looking for Ellen Kushner’s chapbook “The Man with the Knives.” Alan was working at the Small Beer table, so we chatted … Continue reading

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