This is a podcast of a reading I gave at SF in SF with Rudy Rucker in June, 2016.  Rudy recorded it, then put it on his blog.  Thanks, Rudy.  The full essay is titled “Thoreau’s Microscope”, and will be out in a collection next year. 

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In this issue you’ll find my novella “Choose Poison, Choose Life.”  How to keep going when you don’t think you can.  Oct/Nov, 2016, Asimov’s.

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New from Valancourt Press.  The Best of their Best, including my story “California Burning.”  A beautiful collection.

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A gobsmacker of a book, weighing in at a hefty 1216 pages.  Guaranteed to keep you reading past your bedtime.  This is the real deal.  Thank you Ann and Jeff.  It’s an honor to be included.

 

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THE BRAINS OF RATS, the acclaimed, award-winning collection, NOW in a new edition from Valancourt Press

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New from New Scientist:  YOUR QUANTIFIED SELF

Why settle for anything less?

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Meet in Seattle.  Sunday, Nov 2nd, 3 PM at

University Book Store, 4326 University Way, NE

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LonCon this August?  You bet.  Drop by our panel at 1:30 on Sat to find out all you need to know about Doctors in Space!

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Unwrapped, unwound and uncensored:

Blumlein tells all in a free-wheeling interview with DJ Red Viking of the Archers

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51By8v6++1L Two more BEST OF THE YEAR  Selections!

“Success”, the explosive story of madness, discovery, and emotional  healing, first published in F & SF, has been chosen for inclusion in two Best of the Year anthologies.

It’ll be the lead story in the inaugural volume of THE YEAR’S BEST WEIRD FICTION, slated for release this summer.  Here’s the official announcement.

It will also be featured in The Year’s Top Short SF Novels 4, due from Audio Text later this year.  Stay tuned!

 

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“Twenty-Two and You”, the heartwrenching tale of love in the time of genetic engineering, has been selected as one of 2013′s best.

Also included in the collection are stories by such SF & Fantasy luminaries as Ursula K. Le Guin, Robert Reed, Catherynne M. Valente and Kelly Link.

This is one you don’t want to miss.

Buy now.