Welcome to the Village

Of Echoes Born will be available at the Bold Strokes Books website this Friday, June 1st. To say I'm excited about this collection would be a wee understatement, because—this will surprise no one who knows me—short fiction is my favourite. That doesn't mean I don't have space in my heart for other things. Both as … Continue reading Welcome to the Village



The dedication for Of Echoes Born is to all the editors I've ever worked with, especially in short fiction, and two people in specific: Becky Cochrane and Timothy J. Lambert. They're wonderful authors (and also one-half of a wonderful quartet of authors who write under the pseudonym Timothy James Beck), and they gave me my … Continue reading Ian

Writing Wednesday – Guilty, Crazy, Panicky, Lazy edition

I've barely been writing. My 'Writing Wednesday' updates are to keep myself honest, in line, and on track, and I've completely derailed. To the point where I was too guilty to post Writing Wednesdays for a few weeks. Partly, it's Orlando. I've got three major writing projects right now—the novel, Triad Soul, my village novellas, and another … Continue reading Writing Wednesday – Guilty, Crazy, Panicky, Lazy edition