Quick Updates for 2010-12-11

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Member News

  • Welcome to SFWA’s newest Associate member Laurie Tom, with a sale to Writers of the Future XXVI.
  • Welcome to SFWA’s newest Active member Stephen Blackmoore, author of CITY OF THE LOST (DAW, 2011).
  • Welcome to SFWA’s newest Active member Anne Nesbet, author of THE CABINET OF EARTHS (HarperCollins/2012).
  • SFWA member David Levine sold “Citizen-Astronaut,” which won 2nd Prize in the 2010 Jim Baen Memorial Writing Contest, to Analog.
  • SFWA member N. K. Jemisin was on the December 9th episode of Hour of the Wolf (WBAI 99.5 FM New York). You can listen here for the next 11 days.
  • SFWA member Seanan McGuire sold 2 more October Daye books to DAW, titles ASHES OF HONOR and THE CHIMES AT MIDNIGHT.
  • SFWA member Catherynne Valente will be guest of honor at CONTINUUM 2011 in Melbourne, Australia.
  • SFWA member Ted Kosmotka has a new story, “In-Fall” at Lightspeed magazine.
  • SFWA member Allan Cole presents BAD BOY BOBBY BLAKE: PART DEUX… New Hollywood Misadventure at his website.


  • Excellent post by SFWA member Keffy R. M. Kehrli on the first impressions stories make to a slush reader on Shimmer’s blog.