Author Archives: michaelmatheson

The Humanity of Monsters Coming Soon to TPL Circulation Near You

I was just looking at the Toronto Public Library page for The Humanity of Monsters, and there are five copies on order for general circulation! I wax rhapsodic about libraries generally, and my home city’s library system, fairly frequently. (Usually in … Continue reading

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Writing/Editing Workshops in 2016

Though things are still in the planning stages at this point, I’m going to be resurrecting the one-day (two hours usually) writing/editing workshops I’ve run in past, and design some new ones as well. Looking at starting in April, at … Continue reading

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Review: Year’s Best Weird Fiction Volume Two edited by Kathe Koja, series editor Michael Kelly

Year’s Best Weird Fiction Volume Two edited by Kathe Koja, series editor Michael Kelly ISBN: 978-0-9938951-1-1 Undertow Publications October 2015 All of Undertow’s books thus far have been beautifully produced, and Year’s Best Weird Fiction Volume Two is no exception. Koja’s approach … Continue reading

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The Further Review Adventures of … The Humanity of Monsters

There’s a new review of THoM up at Examiner.com. It is a 4/5 review. Some shoutouts in there too, for six of the authors in the book. With lines like these speaking to the reviewer’s reaction: “… a walk into the shadows of … Continue reading

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Up in the Air

Well, I was yesterday. The plane has since landed. Which is to say that I’m currently travelling. And though I’m continuing to work while out of town, will be taking on new client work as it comes in, and will … Continue reading

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The Humanity of Monsters and the BPL

You know what’s awesome to have going into 2016? The Humanity of Monsters updates. :D And this one I am particularly delighted by. Because it pertains to libraries, which is a topic that always makes me happy anyway. But in … Continue reading

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Superhero Universe (Tesseracts Nineteen) Table of Contents is Live

In truly timely fashion Claude Lalumière has posted the ToC for Superhero Universe: Tesseracts Nineteen, in which my story “Change as Seen Through an Orrery of Celestial Fire” will appear. Timely as I just mentioned the story again in the writing … Continue reading

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