More London, in Brief!
More London, in Brief!So, in an attempt to actually talk about London before the month in which I traveled to it is entirely over, here’s a late-night photo recap of some miscellany from the trip! From the Victoria Revealed exhibit at Kensington Palace); this was a display about the Great Exhibition, which has been the subject of a short story that I can hopefully announce in the near future.…
London: The Costumes of Angels
London: The Costumes of AngelsWhile planning my trip to London, I was trying to tackle several facets of research for upcoming projects, and saw that the astounding Angels costume house was now open to the public for (very!) small-scale tours of their warehouse and workshops. The time it took me to apply was so small it cannot be measured by modern science.…
Catching up, and also David.
I still have some things from London I want to talk about (including some musical theatre that I saw,, live on purpose, who am I any more, I don’t know), but in the meantime, some things have happened writing-wise and I wanted to round them up in one place! First of all, I’m thrilled to announce that “Things to Know about Being Dead”, published last year in the Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling anthology Teeth, is a Shirley Jackson Award nominee, in excellent company, including Nathan Ballingrud’s story in Teeth!…
The “Mechanique” audiobook is here!
Today’s news is something I’ve been waiting to share for a while: Mechanique is now available as an audiobook, and today is its birthday! The fine folks at Audible.com have put the book together and sent it out into the world, and I’m really excited about it; I even had a chance to chat with Scott Aiello prior to his recording, and got to take a new look at the book as a template for a performance.…
Kensington Palace and the Artsy Shenanigans
Kensington Palace and the Artsy ShenanigansIt’s been a rush of things since I got back from London, but there are still some touristy things to talk about! My trip largely involved research, which means that I came back with photos that mean nothing to people who aren’t me. However, I did make the time to take some photos of stuff that I thought was too good to pass up!…
Eastercon
I’m back from over a week in London! I have a lot to talk about, a lot of which is fun and fluffy, but I’m going to talk about Eastercon first, because I have Some Feelings About It. This was my first Eastercon (the UK’s biggest SF con), and I wasn’t sure what to expect.…