Okay, I lied.

This is the last post before oblivion, and I make it only to repeat and highlight old news, buried in past Comment Streams, that the “Offensive Squid” forum does in fact exist now, right over here, and is just dying for pithy posts on anything from the neurology of mantis shrimps to the recurring philosophical […]

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Parsec. Pictures. Pause.

One last miscellaneous grab-bag before oblivion, folks: Parsec: As in, the award. This is old news (it was announced late last month, I think), but “The Things” — or rather, Kate Baker’s wondrous, melancholy performance of “The Things” — has been nominated for the Parsec Award under “Best Speculative Fiction Story (Short Form)”. Kate squeed […]

Posted in: misc, public interface, writing news by Peter Watts 58 Comments