Tag Archives: Friends of the Merril Collection

Friends of the Merril Collection Communications Policy Update

So, popping in to make quick mention of an update to one of the Friends of the Merril Collection communications policies and codify a personal policy as well, because the thing that prompted this came up the other day in … Continue reading

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An Upcoming Book Launch, and the Current State of Things

Yes, there is a book launch at which I will be reading coming up this week. Tomorrow (November 18th) in fact. Said book launch is for Fractured and Dead North and will be held at the Dora Keogh in Toronto. … Continue reading

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Updates, and the Diversity in SF/F Roundtable at the Merril

Keep meaning to talk about things here, and always seem to be busier than I expect to during the course of a week. Wouldn’t mind being able to do that once a week blogging thing, but things are a little … Continue reading

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The “No Hell, Just High Water” Post

So, for the past couple of weeks I’ve been obscenely busy. Which, oddly enough, suits me just fine, normally. And there were several things I wanted to talk about on here (you may have noticed the internet kept exploding … … Continue reading

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2012-2013 Friends of the Merril Short Story Contest is Now Open

Right … Should probably mention that the 2012-2013¬†Friends of the Merril Short Story Contest¬†is now open to entries (Nov. 15, 2012 – Feb. 15, 2013). http://friendsmerrilcontest.com/2012/11/14/its-time-the-2012-2013-fomssc-reading-period-opens-at-midnight/ The contest is run in support of the Merril Collection of Science Fiction, Speculation … Continue reading

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Good News on a Couple of Fronts, and Some Inevitable Ranting on Others

Oh, long posts, how I have missed you. They haven’t been feasible for a while. I’ve been in – and still am in – the middle of reviews, longer writing projects, and critical non-fic related projects. So, there may not … Continue reading

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More Happens Around Here Than You’d Think

I’m not generally much of one for marking anniversaries. Well, my own, in any case. I’m quite happy to celebrate the special occasions of others. But, I note that a year ago yesterday I sold my first short story. Though … Continue reading

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A Little Housekeeping and the 2012 Aurora Awards

Been doing a little housekeeping for the site. Getting rid of sections I wanted to use, but don’t have time to update. Reorganized (and split) the Bibliography section. Also reorganized the Contact section in preparation for something coming up in … Continue reading

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Finalist Selections for the 2011-2012 FoMSSC Announced

The finalist selections for the 2011-2012 Friends of the Merril Short Story Contest are now live. Go check them out, and in a month or less the three winners will be declared and their stories posted up, free to read, … Continue reading

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The Unbearable Light(headed)ness of Being

Been doing a fair number of things lately, the totality of which has left me somewhat less than garrulous as of late. For that I apologize. It’s not that I don’t love stopping by to natter, I simply seem to … Continue reading

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