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Join me for an open dinner in Torrance, CA, next Monday, 10/12 [ jlake.com | LiveJournal ] — Note the time is changing to 7 pm!

Chris Hsiang at io9 reviews Madness of Flowers [ Night Shade Books ] — He liked it a lot.

Only The Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy reviews Mainspring Powell’s | Amazon thb | Barnes & Noble | Borders | Audible ]

Drabblecast features my short story, “Over the Walls of Eden”

Hyperdrive Propulsion Could Be Tested at the Large Hadron Collider — The headline is rather misleading, but this is still quite cool.

In Surprise, Obama Wins Nobel for Diplomacy — Wow. The American Right is going to explode.

?otD: Who invented dynamite?


10/9/2009
Body movement: n/a (up late due to travelfail)
Hours slept: 6.0
This morning’s weigh-in: 229.0
Currently reading: Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman! by Richard P. Feynman; Unseen Academics by Terry Pratchett

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[podcasting|fiction] Starflower’s Crossing

This requires a modest amount of explanation. I offered a custom-written flash story as a prize in the Strange Horizons fund drive. Jennifer Hudock won the story, gave me the title “Starflower’s Crossing” as a prompt, and has now recorded the resulting story for podcast. It can be heard at her Web site, This Week in Awesome, and is wonderfully executed.

Go check it out!

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[podcast] First of our audio clips from the road trip

Thursday’s morning hymn, courtesy of and me.

 

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[podcast] The Niece explains why stars go nova

Thanks to lillypond, a/k/a my sister.

 

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[links] Link salad for a Monday

A podcast of me on GeekSpeek — From this weekend’s adventures in California.

Congratulatons to Kathleen Ann Goonan for winning the John W. Campbell Memorial Award

Surreal Botany ToC announced — In which I have a piece.

Susan Palwick on her Bay Area trip — Including our Saturday night adventures at SF in SF.

Sequencing a single molecule of DNA

Bush administration moves to bail out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac — Yep, market forces are definitely the bomb. Nice to see conservative ideological consistency when the investing class’s money is at stake. Oh, wait, this is a government bailout. Never mind.


7/14/08
Time in saddle: 0 minutes
Last night’s weigh-out: 254.2
This morning’s weigh-in: 252.0
Currently reading: n/a

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[podcast] Repost of “Three the Rivals”

This is a repost of a podcast originally recorded at Nippon 2007, of me reading “Three the Rivals”. That story is part of Green Grow the Rushes, Oh from Fairwood Press Amazon ], and was originally published at Strange Horizons as the third in a twelve-story cycle.

 

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