You don’t have to be creating great art right now.
updates to the conference
Nebula Awards conference goes online
Publisher offers free stories for virus shut-ins; Tartarus magazine opens Apocalypse anthology to submissions The Tartarus Magazine
Nebula Conference to go virtual
Murder mysteries. Perhaps reading or watching one can sublimate your desire to commit the real act
Stay calm and wait for updates.
Jemisin and Gaiman's presentation will be remote
Inspired by experience in the Coast Guard, this milSF novel is explored with an interview with the author
Our topic at the SFF Seven this week is: "The most difficult scene you ever wrote and why." If I have a scene that for...
SFWA on the up-coming Nebula conference
The most difficult speculation for a science fiction writer to undertake is to imagine correctly the *secondary* implications of a new factor.
DOCILE author KM Szpara hits us up with his top five Nineties pop songs as science fiction and fantasy anthems because why the hell...
Who should be on your reading team?
Science Fiction and Fantasy just go together sometimes, and I feel like they're the perfect vessels for conversations involving gender.
Use the real world for other worldly inspiration
Are you a "Groundhog Day" writer?
He's awkward. He's adorable. He's alien as hell and he's a four-time loser in the annual Choosing.
Quotes about reading. Ursula Le Guin's is pretty cool.
The world is full of opportunities, changing tides, and new ideas. Give it a shot.
Accepting myself was freeing and terrifying; coming out was both to the extreme. I still come out nearly every day. For many of you, I’m coming out right now.
Creatinig Romantic Holidays
The Odyssey site, www.odysseyworkshop.org, provides information about Odyssey’s workshop, online classes, webinars, critique service, consultations, coaching, and many free resources
what do you do to nourish your creative self
Trota will be the 20th Editor-in-Chief in SFWA’s 54-year history, and is the first Person of Color to serve as the organization’s Editor-in-Chief.
“Only literary fiction and other genres are typically not only disallowed but actively sneered at.”
Filtering feedback is a complicated process and one that is unique to every project. Fortunately, though, there are strategies
The China Science Fiction Research Institute aims to support "...the development of the sci-fi industry and related literary and artistic endeavours"
On the creation of fictional holidays - with an excerpt
Addressing the "older woman" issue in genre fiction: The SFR author community seems very open to writing stories of action, adventure and romance for women of any age, depending on the story the writer wishes to tell.