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I’m speechless: “Mono no aware” has been nominated for a Hugo in the Short Story category (along with Aliette de Bodard’s “Immersion” and Kij Johnson’s “Mantis Wives” — and Aliette is also nominated for her novella, “On a Red Station, … Continue reading
I don’t understand the process by which a reader connects with a story. As far as I can tell, some kind of secret frequency has to be matched between the story and the reader, and they resonate. When it happens … Continue reading
I’ve been ill this last week, so this post is a bit delayed. I’m delighted to see the list of nominees for the Nebulas. Lots of deserving friends on there: Helena, Aliette, Jay, Rachel, Leah, Cat, Tina, Tom … Many … Continue reading
Note: this post will also appear on the IGMS blog. You can read the stories on the IGMS web site if you are a subscriber: “Always Here” and “The Postman”. There is also an interview of me by the amazing … Continue reading
I’ve started my annual page on awards where I discuss my recommendations.
Yes, it’s true. I’ll be translating Volume One of the Three-Body Trilogy (《三体》) by Liu Cixin (刘慈欣). Joel Martinsen (of danwei.com) and Eric Abrahamsen (of paper-republic.org) will be handling Volumes Two and Three, respectively. Both Joel and Eric are experienced … Continue reading
“Good Hunting” is now out in Strange Horizons (read). It’s published in two parts as part of their bonus fund drive issue. Spoilers below the fold.
It’s true. I’ll be translating Volume One of Liu Cixin’s grand sci-fi trilogy 《三体》(SANTI — official title TBD) into English. Volume Two and Three will be translated by famed translators Joel Martinsen and Eric Abrahamsen. Now, the time frame they’ve … Continue reading
Diverse Energies, an anthology of YA dystopian short stories, contains my story, “Pattern Recognition.” This post contains spoilers after the break.
Interzone Issue 242 contains my story, “The Message” This post contains spoilers after the break.