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Posts tagged 'Hugo Awards'

Eligibility and reflection

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

It’s that time of year when various awards open their nomination period, triggering the annual calls for creators to share a list of their eligible works, creators fretting about whether this is crass and the inevitable declarations from someone who says it is and then an exhausting week of arguing about it. Thankfully I was […]

Regarding Tea and Jeopardy being included on a certain list

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

The following is a statement regarding the Sad Puppies and the Hugo Awards. If you have no idea what I am talking about, please breathe a sigh of relief and go on with your day. It’s been brought to my attention that Tea and Jeopardy has been put on the Sad Puppies 4 Hugo Recommendations […]

In case you are wondering…

Thursday, February 18th, 2016

… I am actually still alive. I am simply SWAMPED at the moment, which is both wonderful and very tiring. I’ve been recording an audiobook in the studio (will tell you about that when it comes out), working on the 4th Split Worlds novel ‘A Little Knowledge’ (sheer JOY to be back in the Split […]

The good, the bad and the scary

Friday, March 6th, 2015

A week today I will be in hospital, hopefully floating on the best post-operative drugs, with the surgery behind me. Yeah. More surgery. Last year’s hellish events weren’t satisfied with a standalone, they wanted a sequel. I just hope this medical crap isn’t going to go in for a trilogy. I’m scared. No getting away […]

Hugos thoughts and some Split Worlds news

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Even though I wrote a post about Nine Worlds and Worldcon last week, I wanted to write a little something about my experience at the Hugos. Tea and Jeopardy was nominated in the Best Fancast category and I still couldn’t quite believe it right up until I collected my pack at registration and found the […]