Monthly Archives: January 2013

Experiments in outlining

I’m the type of writer who is variously known as a “discovery writer” or a “pantser.” I get an idea, usually a beginning, middle, and end, then start writing.This isn’t necessarily bad for a short story, since it’s much harder to write yourself into a … Continue reading

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Book review: Behind the Curtain

I reviewed Behind the Curtain: Travels in Eastern European Football by Jonathan Wilson for Bundesliga Fanatic.Have a read over there, if you’re interested. Continue reading

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Book review: Interfictions

Interfictions, edited by Delia Sherman and Theodora Goss, 2007, Interstitial Arts FoundationWhat is interstitial fiction? The introduction by Heinz Insu Fenkl and the interview with the editors try to put a point on it, but the answer seems to be “I kn… Continue reading

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Book review: Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance

Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance, by Lois McMaster Bujold, 2012I received a gratis review copy of this book from Baen.Last year, I expressed a bit of worry about the long-awaited Ivan book. Thankfully, the things I worried about didn’t (quite) come to pass… Continue reading

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