And the reviews are in

Some readers have been kind enough to post their reactions to my story in Beneath Ceaseless Skies. First up is a short notice from Michelle Ristuccia at Tangent Online. Thanks, Michelle! Then we have Charles Payseur at his site Quick Sip Reviews. I appreciate your kind words, Charles. And the latest is from the estimable […]

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Where do stories come from?

Where do stories come from? Of course, the real answer is: You don’t want to know. But in this case I’m going to tell you anyway. One morning, towards dawn, I was lying abed half asleep when these sentences began circulating in my head: Ryan North was no magistrate. Why, he was not even a […]

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Notes & sources (I)

Maybe you’ve read the story “Sinseerly A Friend & Yr. Obed’t” and maybe you wondered how much was fiction, how much was fact, and how much was some messy mixture — also known as conjecture. I wanted to append a short note on sources to the story, but the editor persuaded me not to. Here, […]

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