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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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Author Fest

Tomorrow I’ll be joining some of my favorite local authors for Author Fest at the San Mateo Public Library.  We’ll be reading short excerpts from our work and talking — and selling — books from noon to 3 pm.  Admission … Continue reading

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Reading this Weekend in Oakland

I’m joining Rebecca Gomez Farrell to celebrate the release of her first book on Saturday, August 26 at 4 p.m.  It’s my first visit to the Octopus Literary Salon at 2101 Webster St @ 22nd, Oakland, California 94612. Octopus has food, … Continue reading

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My first WisCon

Tomorrow I’ll be going to Madison for my first WisCon. I’ve never been to Wisconsin before, so I’m really looking forward to it. Here is my schedule. It’s pretty loose, which means there is plenty of time to hang out and meet people.  I … Continue reading

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