Category Archives: Hugos

Uncanny is a Hugo Award Finalist! And so is Folding Beijing!

Uncanny Is a Best Semiprozine Hugo Award Finalist and Folding Beijing Is a Best Novelette Finalist! SPACE UNICORNS! UNCANNY MAGAZINE IS A FINALIST FOR THE BEST SEMIPROZINE HUGO AWARD! We are beyond thrilled about this. There are so many great … Continue reading

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So, WorldCon. We’re trying to be grownups about it.

If you went over to my appearances page, you might have noticed that I crossed LonCon off the list. ūüė¶ As much as we’d love to attend LonCon3 (WorldCon) in London this year, we’ve gone over the finances, and the … Continue reading

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ICYMI: Hugo Award Nominations!

Hey, in case you missed it this weekend … I was nominated for¬†two Hugo Awards!   BEST FANCAST Verity! Deborah Stanish, Erika Ensign, Katrina Griffiths, L.M. Myles, Lynne M. Thomas, and Tansy Rayner Roberts   BEST SEMIPROZINE Apex Magazine edited … Continue reading

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Book review: A Stranger in Olondria by Sofia Samatar

This is a slightly expanded version of the review I posted to Goodreads. Upfront, I should say that I knew I would enjoy this novel on a prose level, because I’m a huge fan of Sofia’s short fiction. We are … Continue reading

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So, How Was Your WorldCon?

I’ve been answering this question all week. And that answer is … complicated. We traveled by car from DeKalb, IL to San Antonio, TX over 2 days, as we had to bring Caitlin with us to WorldCon, and traveling by … Continue reading

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WorldCon Schedule! (The beginning, anyway)

This is my initial WorldCon Schedule. It is not the combined Thomas Family Schedule, and it does not include a bunch of meetings/meals/etc. with people that I’ve yet to schedule. Nor, alas, does it yet contain a live SF Squeecast … Continue reading

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How I Found My Hugos Dress.

So, as a triple (ulp!) Hugo nominee, I needed to find something to wear to the ceremony. That has now been taken care of, thanks to Elise Matthesen. If you don’t know Elise, she makes jewelry.¬†Beautiful jewelry.¬†In fact, she created … Continue reading

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5 Things Make a Post

1. There is a new episode of Verity! Available, in which we discuss “Journey to the Center of the TARDIS”¬†¬†I may have neglected to mention that Verity! has also reviewed every other episode in season 7B, and you should go … Continue reading

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Hugo Nominations! No fooling.

While I’m posting this on April 1, I promise, this is not a joke. The announcement of the Hugo Award Nominations went out on Saturday. I’m nominated in three categories. THREE. O_O Apex Magazine is ¬†nominated for Best Semiprozine. SF … Continue reading

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New Year, New Awards Season

As the new year turns, nomination season for the Hugos is underway. The Hugo nomination period is open until March 10th. If you were a member of Chicon last year, or are already a member of LoneStarCon this year (2013 … Continue reading

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