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Who has tattoos out there? I have, at the moment, an offer to write a small piece of fiction around a tattoo for a guy out of Amsterdam, who is putting out a book called Ink. From what I understand, the tattoo will be reproduced in...

Black Sheep has been reviewed by Martin Lewis (ninebelow) on Strange Horizons: Through an accident of history two sub-genres of science fiction have achieved unquestioned literary respectability: post-apocalypse novels and dystopias. They are both forms that are essentially about the struggle for survival; in post-apocalypse...

The Ditmars had that award nominations on the weekend. If you're not up on the award, it's the popular vote award in Australia speculative fiction, where you can win an award because you and a handful of mates decide you want one. That pretty much...

For 24 hours, we will not post or comment to LJ. Not in our own journals, not in communities. Not publicly, privately, or under friends-lock. Why? Because the new owners of LJ said they were going to listen to a user driven advisory board before making...

Rjurik Davidson pointed out a competition by SMITH online to tell your memoir in six words. A riff on the Hemingway story, but I thought I'd give it a go: Broke, again. Art? Yes. Career? Pass. Heh. But, really, it's not a whole life. I think it would...