I had an enjoyable story reading, and New Orleans has been a wonder. Here’s a bunch of us at con, including William Ledbetter and Beth Dawkins.
And here I’ve found dear fearless leader-adventurer of the Emergency Circus (among other troupes), Clay Mazing! I mentioned the Emergency Circus at my Artists & Authors panel in Helsinki in 2017, relating to inter-arts collaborations, just before they mobilized to volunteer and entertain in post-hurricane Puerto Rico.
Today, I’m sharing a little of the journey of Fire On All Sides, Bones of Starlight Book 1. Many wonderful people have been gracious enough to leave their mark upon my work, one way or another. Sitting in front of a magnificent vintage map, here’s a glimpse of Who Hath Seen:
This page includes Patti Barker, Clay Mazing, Mike Carey, Mary Robinette Kowal, Jukey Jukebox, Divya Srinivasan, Taiyo Fujii, Ken Liu, Jessica Walch, Chief Delbert Black Fox Pomani, Likhain… and it will go on until I have a new publication in my hands.
If you didn’t know these particular names already, here are hints as to the monumental awesomeness contained herein: writer guests of honor, cultural representative, Hugo & Nebula Award winners & artist nominee, national beatboxing champs competitor, disaster zone entertainer, comic book series author, woman about to get married, fiber artist, novel translator, puppeteer!
Asking people to sign it is my way of making sure that I retain a copy of my own book.