Author Archives: michaelmatheson

Onward! To Victory! And Clarion West 2014!

So, as many of you already know (and as I’ve been mentioning a little bit here and elsewhere since April) I’ve been accepted into the Clarion West 2014 Six Week Summer Workshop. Which, if you’re not already familiar with Clarion, … Continue reading

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May [Insert Deity Here] Have Mercy On Us All, I Was Tagged In a Blog Hop

So, I agreed to do this blog hop thing. (Two, if you want to be technical about it.) Because I don’t have enough to do with my time anyway, right? -_- But, actually, it’s an interesting idea: One receives questions … Continue reading

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Doing Some Teaching Tomorrow (Fiction Writing Workshop)

Yes, yes, this is a super last minute reminder. (Been a little busy around here.) Nevertheless, for all those of you who were on the fence about whether or not to come to the fiction writing workshop I’m teaching tomorrow (“The … Continue reading

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More Additions/Changes Coming to the Website

I’m doing some revising and content addition to the website this weekend. Going to see, specifically, about finally putting two things together: First, I’ve been talking for ages about actually building a dedicated Freelance Editing page here, and I really … Continue reading

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A Very Fast Ad Astra Follow-Up and Some Free Fan/Slashfic

(I’m refraining from linking to anyone named in this post because of the fan/slashfic I’ve pasted into the post below.) Ad Astra con had. Time spent hanging out with other authors, local friends, and friends who came in specifically for … Continue reading

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A (Fairly) Brief Update on Everything Going on Around Here

So, not that you’d know it from all the focus I’ve given the Start a Revolution anthology while the reading period was open, but there have actually been a fair number of other things going on around here while that was … Continue reading

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Start a Revolution: Update 3

I’m tying all of these updates to the guidelines page for whichever anthology they’re written for (at the bottom of the page), so all the updates are listed together for easy reference. So I just had a query on the Start … Continue reading

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Reminder Notice: The Architecture of Fiction Workshop (April 2014)

We’re now one month out from the fiction writing workshop, “The Architecture of Fiction: Critical Approaches to Writing Fiction from the Ground Up,” that I’ll be running in April. There are still tickets available for same. The total number of … Continue reading

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Start a Revolution: Update 2

I’m tying all of these updates to the guidelines page for whichever anthology they’re written for (at the bottom of the page), so all the updates are listed together for easy reference. – With the deadline now less than a … Continue reading

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Public Service Announcement: Best Damn Advice to Writers You Will See For a Long Time to Come

Just going to point everyone who hasn’t already seen it in the direction of Stephen Graham Jones’s “Reeling in the Years” post on his website. Said post written in light of his hitting a rather particular milestone: Stephen’s looking at … Continue reading

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