Third Bear and Surgeon’s Tale Make StorySouth’s Best of 2007

Jeff VanderMeer • April 30th, 2008 @ 8:17 am • News

StorySouth’s list of the best online fiction of 2007 includes both “The Third Bear” and my collaboration with Cat Rambo, “The Surgeon’s Tale”. Judges will now pick a top ten and readers will then pick a winner. Some really cool stories on that list, including “Bufo Rex” from Weird Tales.

6 Responses to “Third Bear and Surgeon’s Tale Make StorySouth’s Best of 2007”

  1. Laird says:

    Congratulations. I thought the Third Bear was wonderfully horrific.

  2. Jeff VanderMeer says:

    Thanks, Laird. That means a lot coming from you.

  3. paul jessup says:

    Holy shit.

    I did not notice my name on that list until now. Well, damn. I’m sure I can’t compete with the Third Bear….but I damn well will try!

  4. Will Hindmarch says:

    Congratulations, Jeff!

    Somehow, I’d missed “The Third Bear.” Through the wonders of online fiction, I’m off to correct that right now. In the past two weeks I have been introduced to Cat Rambo’s work and have read “Bufo Rex” (night before last, in fact) for the first time. I’m glad I did. Good week for short fiction for me!

  5. paul jessup says:

    You should also check out Cat Rambo’s story that’s on Fantasy Magazine, The Dead Girl’s Wedding March. It’s really good:

  6. Will Hindmarch says:

    Oh, and it’s also set near Tabat, like the piece of hers I just read in Weird Tales. A colorful, mystifying world she’s building there.

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