In the world of Windswept, people sign long contracts with conglomerates to become Indentures. Part of that contract is that you have a tattoo on your cheek denoting your field of expertise. These tattoos are fashionable, flattering, and they hurt like hell when applied. When people Breach their Indenture and […]
Behold! The symbol of the Universal Freelancer’s Union! The Union Fist was designed by Jessica Smith, who is awesome. I’m releasing it under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. That means you can do whatever you want with it as long as you a) credit Jessica Smith as the […]
Stuff is happening, people.
In early June, Mike Underwood from Angry Robot Books sent me a picture. It was the rough draft of the cover to Windswept. That’s when it hit me: it’s really happening. Now, it was really happening when I signed my contract with AR. It was happening even more when the […]
I hope you’ve never read Terry Pratchett. I hope you look at Twitter and Facebook and see all the encomiums to Terry Pratchett and ask yourself, “What’s the deal? Why is everyone getting worked up over one English guy with a giant hat?” I hope that curiosity sends you to […]
I feel like I read and watched and listened a lot last year. In retrospect, a lot of that was older, but them’s the breaks when you uncouple yourself from things like broadcast listing and publishing schedules and the mad crush of getting a steel rocketship as validation of one’s […]