Recent Interviews

  • The Importance of Pie: Cooking the Books with James D. Macdonald – OCTOBER 9, 2012“… Jim has a wicked recipe for Lime Pie that he combines with a lecture on writing short stories. We’ve invited him today to join Cooking the Books in closer inspection of this pie-story simile, and to talk about writing and teaching writing.” [read more]
  • The Girl-Cooties Theory of Writing Okay. The Girl Cooties Theory of Genre Literature, as applied to sf and fantasy.


    We start by positing the existence of a body of sf readers and writers (numerically perhaps fairly small, but nevertheless extremely vocal) who are deathly afraid of getting girl cooties….

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