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The Dangerous Type

Today is The Dangerous Type’s 4th birthday. Four years ago today, the book came out from Night Shade Books. There were things I loved about the book release: that cover image is one.  It captures the attitude of the main … Continue reading

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Five Science Fiction Novels that Center on Bisexuality

I grew up thinking that everyone was bisexual. When I came out in the 1980s, I believed that all people were, in varying degrees of self-awareness, lying to themselves about being straight or gay. They just hadn’t met the right … Continue reading

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Behind “The Arms Dealer’s Daughter”

My story “The Arms Dealer’s Daughter” appears in the electronic edition of the new issue of Space and Time magazine. It’s a bonus story for those who read the ebook, since it doesn’t appear in the print edition. “The Arms … Continue reading

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5 Questions for LJ Cohen

LJ Cohen is another member of Broad Universe, an international nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting, encouraging, honoring, and celebrating women writers and editors in science fiction, fantasy, horror and other speculative genres. LJ is a Boston-area novelist, poet, blogger, ceramics artist, … Continue reading

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How you can win National Novel Writing Month

This is the talk I gave in September at this year’s Nanowrimo Kick-Off Party in San Francisco. I did Nanowrimo for the first time in 2003. I was a new mom of a two-month-old preemie. Not surprisingly, I couldn’t rub … Continue reading

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