Category Archives: News and Other SFF-Related Ramblings

2014 Nebula Awards – the reactions

The nominations for the Nebula Awards were announced today. As a resource, I’ve decided to try and collect links to the various reactions and discussions here, similar to what I did for last year’s Hugo award nominations.  (And later this … Continue reading

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From the Department of Shut Up And Take My Money: the Subterranean Press Humble Bundle!

Subterranean Press is one of my favorite publishers in the SF/F world. They publish a wonderful range of works, from novels to novellas to short story collections and even the occasional non-fiction work. They consistently put out gorgeous books (in … Continue reading

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You Can’t Take Back What You Already Have

Originally posted on Whatever:
First, go read this. This is only one dude, to be clear, but his defensive, angry and utterly terrified lament is part and parcel with a chunk of science fiction and fantasy fandom and authors who…

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Mind Meld: You Know We’re All About That Backlist

I was once again invited to participate in one of SF Signal’s fabulous Mind Meld discussions, where several members of the SF/F community (authors, bloggers, critics, etc.) are invited to submit responses to the same question. This week’s question was: Q: All About That … Continue reading

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Behold: Crocheted Muad’Dib Rides a Crocheted Sandworm

I got pulled into a huge work project so I haven’t been able to stick to my resolution of posting at least one new review per week here. So, for now, please enjoy this image of a crocheted Muad’Dib riding … Continue reading

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Elsewhere on the web: me!

It’s been quiet here at Far Beyond Reality, hasn’t it? Between starting to work full time for Tor.com and, somewhat connected to that, taking a brief vacation from reviewing so I can read some books just for fun, without taking notes … Continue reading

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Lookin’ Good: The Very Best of Kate Elliott

Coming soon from Tachyon Publications: The Very Best of Kate Elliott, which is the author’s first collection of short fiction and essays. I’m very excited about this one, as I primarily know Elliott from her fantasy novels and (confession) don’t think I’ve … Continue reading

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