Archive for May, 2010

Third Bear ARC, Kosher Guide Limited

Jeff VanderMeer • May 3rd, 2010 • News

A couple of cool things (from my POV) in the mail today–the ARC of my Third Bear story collection and the limited of the Kosher Guide.

*Diving back into deadlines…*

What’s the Weirdest Experience of Your Life?

Jeff VanderMeer • May 2nd, 2010 • Uncategorized

Over the past few weeks I’ve posted a bit about fictional “weird” in the context of the anthology we’re editing. But how about the real “weird”–instances of the inexplicable or of odd epiphany or reverie or absurdity in your lives that you can’t quite shake or rationalize?

Let’s run this for the next week, through Friday night. I’m counting on you to use the honor system and not make anything up. If a lot of people decide to share, we might just gift a couple of people with some free books.

Coulthart’s Finch Cover Wins Spinetingler Award

Jeff VanderMeer • May 1st, 2010 • News

I’m ecstatic that the amazing John Coulthart has won the Spinetingler Award for his amazing cover for Finch. Votes in that category totaled 806–about the same as the Hugos, no?–and all of the winners will be announced tonight.