Author Archives: michaelmatheson

The 2016 Year in (Writing/Editing) Review Post

With the new year settling in, another year of writing, reviewing, and editorial work is done. 2016 was a decidedly full year in many ways, replete with financial hills and valleys, and definite peaks where career and personal life were … Continue reading

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Anathema Open to Subs, and Freelancing Notes

  I’m foregoing digging up an image for this blog as it’s just a quick couple of notes: – Anathema: Spec from the Margins In all the chaos of the last few days — what with the New Year and all … Continue reading

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Happy New Year and a 2016 Award Eligibility Post

Happy new year to one and all! It’s 2017! Fucking finally. I don’t normally do an award eligibility post for, well, some of the same reasons a lot of writers feel uncomfortable doing them: I’m of the opinion that other … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays and an Anathema Guidelines Preview

Happy holidays to all! The sun is down, so Hanukkah has officially started and will take us into 2017. And Christmas Eve here has been a nice day in the city, full of the beginnings of a gradual return to … Continue reading

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December Middle of the Month Updates

It being round about the middle of the month, seems an appropriate time for updates on several things. To start with, the prevalence of images heading up the last few posts has put me in the mood to try doing … Continue reading

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Upside Down is Out Today

Today’s the release day for Monica Valentinelli & Jaym Gates’ anthology Upside Down: Inverted Tropes in Storytelling. My story, “Until There is Only Hunger” appears alongside some exquisitely good work from a range of fantastic authors and essayists, including Maurice Broaddus, … Continue reading

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Anathema: Spec from the Margins, Live in 2017

It’s been a few hours since the fundraising campaign for Anathema: Spec from the Margins closed. At the end of that month-long effort, we slightly exceeded our goal (101%, with $2,025 raised), and that’s a full year of funds and change … Continue reading

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