Brian Evenson, my friend and creative writing director at Brown University, has written an Aliens novel.
Kameron Hurley, another friend and all around great person, has sold her novels to Juliet Ulman at Bantam.
Kater, one of the students at Clarion this past summer, has a great blog that should have been in my post about blogs that make me happy. There’s something about Kater’s worldview that is entertaining and fascinating.
Matt Staggs is a really nice, cool guy.
I jokingly told Colleen Lindsay I had 250 potential clients for her in her new role as literary agent, thinking she’d find that funny because she’s overwhelmed with queries…and because she’s a glutton for punishment, she was actually disappointed, so make my lie a reality–go forth and query her.
The Night Shade messageboards are back up, including my archive of strangeness. I haven’t posted there in awhile, but you’ll find a whole virtual antho on my messageboard, stuff about strange jobs, and tons of other weirdness.
The New Weird contest ends tomorrow night at midnight EST.