round the web’o’sphere fun stuff
Posted March 9, 2013on:
while I’m working on a review of Steven Brust’s Athyra, zipping through Marie Brennan’s A Natural History of Dragons (which is awesome, btw), here’s some fun stuff to keep you outta trouble for a little bit.
Judith Tarr is doing a kickstarter campaign for her space opera, Forgotten Suns. $5 gets you the e-book, $25 gets your name in the acknowledgments, and the extras pretty much skyrocket from there.
If you are nominating in The Hugos, you better get crackin’. Deadline is March 10th, that’s like, tomorrow. Interested in some suggestions? Here’s what The Wertzone, Fantasy Cafe , A Dribble of Ink, Calico Reaction, podcasters and fans over at SFSignal are nominating / suggesting as nominations.
I’m starting to come around to Iceberg Ink’s crackpot theory about Clara Oswald.
Not easily offended? Check out hysterical (also, disturbing) retellings of The Silmarillion over at Myths Retold. (NSFW. buckets and buckets of bad words. me likey!)
Win a copy of Wolfhound Century by Peter Higgins over at Pat’s Fantasy Hotlist
Fantasy Cafe is once again hosting Women in SF&F this April.
And if you live in the US, don’t forget to change your clocks tonight. Or actually, please do forgot, so I’m not the only one running super early/late tomorrow morning.
also in the department of random useless information: Sam Adams Alpine Spring seasonal lager – not so awesome. Decent enough that I’ll finish the 6 pack, but not one I’ll buy again. it’s balanced, but a little too light and fizzy for me.
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