Archive for May 31st, 2012

Best Blog Comments of May 2012

Best Blog Comments of May 2012

Thanks to everyone who contributed to the conversation that is this blog with their thoughts and insights this month. Here are some of my favorite comments from May: Josh wins the Taking Science Fiction Seriously Award for this comment on my entry about how backwards time travel doesn’t work: You seem to know an awful […]


Tolkien Was Born in Middle Earth and Other Misconceptions

Tolkien Was Born in Middle Earth and Other Misconceptions

In 3 days, I will start to receive beta reader feedback about my YA dystopian novel, Wrinkle (although one beta reader got back to me a week ago, which was unexpected and fantastic). I’m thrilled but scared, curious but anxious. It is quite possible these readers will tell me that my novel sucks. And that’s […]