A Sale, A Book, and an Anniversary

I end up sharing good news so often via Twitter & Facebook, that my poor blog often gets neglected. It seems almost a shame to lump lots of good news into one blog entry, but I’ve got several things to share today. First of all, I’m pleased to announce I’ve sold a story to James Sutter at Paizo for their Pathfinder Tales series. It’s called “The Fate of Falling Stars” and it starts running in February. I’m very excited about this one, and it was a blast playing in Golarion. It feels like coming home in a way, because along with books like The Hobbit and A Wizard of Earthsea, it was RPGs that really whetted my appetite for fantasy and worldbuilding. Being able to contribute a tiny bit back to the kind of game world that inspired me is a real pleasure. Many thanks for the opportunity, James! I also wanted … Continue reading

Fungi gets a release date

The good folks at Innsmouth Free Press just announced the final cover and release date for their upcoming anthology, Fungi. I’m especially excited about this collection for many reasons, not the least of which is I have a story appearing in it! You can get the full details at the link, but in short, there will be three editions: ebook, softcover, and hardcover (the hardcover will have three bonus stories to boot!) Preorders will be in November and official release day in December. I won’t say much about “Last Bloom on the Sage,” right now (don’t want to spoil the surprise) except how much fun I had writing it. Special thanks are due to all of my beta readers (you know who you are) and to Silvia and Orrin for including me in this great collection of amazing authors. I’m humbled. And now I want to go write more mushroom … Continue reading