Category Archives: Michael

Some new stuff! in 5 things format.

1. There’s a new Verity! Episode out! Episode 44, The Next Big Thing is now available for your listening pleasure. 2. I have a brief academic article about the Sylvester McCoy era of Doctor Who out. The Summer 2014 issue … Continue reading

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5 Things Make a Catch-Up Post Phoenix ComicCon Post

Here are 5 things that I’ve been up to and therefore not blogging about. 1. New SF Squeecast! Episode 35: Literary Influence is a Social Disease  features Sofia Samatar as our special guest! 2. A New Verity! Extra! Summer Reading List episode has come … 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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Updates of Caitlin and stuff

This entry is reblogged from Michael, who said it better than I.   The picture tells the story. That is Caitlin sitting up straight and unassisted 2 1/2 months after her spinal fusion surgery. 🙂 $300,000 or so worth of … Continue reading

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A Brief Caitlin Update

…because the good news is, there isn’t much to update. Trust me, when it comes to medical stuff and kids, it is BORING that you want, and we have been deeply grateful to be in the land of boring for … Continue reading

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Locus Recommended Reading List!

So, another thing I didn’t get a chance to note because we were in the hospital is that there are FIVE stories on the Locus Recommended Reading List that appeared in either Apex Magazine or Glitter & Mayhem. This list … Continue reading

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Caitlin’s Scoliosis Surgery, part 5

So, uh, sorry that it took me 10 extra days to wrap all of this up. It’s been a bit busy. We spent several days in our new hospital room in the pediatric ward, where the attempts to fix Caitlin’s … Continue reading

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Caitlin’s Scoliosis Surgery, part 4

We were moved out of the ICU yesterday to the pediatric floor. This was a slight deviation from the usual plan, which would put us in the orthopedics floor. However, Cait’s surgical stuff has done great. The problem has been … Continue reading

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Caitlin’s Scoliosis Surgery, part 3

The past 2 days have been full of ups and downs. Cait’s heart rate is still more elevated than everyone would like, and her breathing is still on the shallow side, and the “why” of both of those things has … Continue reading

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Caitlin’s Scoliosis Surgery, part 2

Tuesday was a very long day. It started at 4:15 am. It didn’t end until nearly 11pm. So, she went into surgery around 8am. The first incision was at 9:15 am. We got updates from the operating room around 10, … Continue reading

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