And Now a Brief Pause . . .

I thought I should let everyone know that I’m jumping off all social media for a time. Nothing is wrong. I just need to re-apportion my keyboard time for a while. How long a time? Until Book Two, tentatively entitled Fool’s Quest, is turned Read more…

Full footage of event with George RR Martin

On August 26, 2014, I was honored to share a stage with George RR Martin. Our mutual British editor, Jane Johnson, interviewed both of us in the Freemasons Hall in London. BlinkBox Books was kind enough to sponsor us, and to air the interview Read more…

Back At The Home Desk

Woke up wide awake at 2 AM because that is 10 AM in England, and my brain is still there. After one hour of failing totally to get back to sleep, I started my day at 3 AM. Which means I’ve already accomplished a Read more…

Tonight’s the Night! George RR Martin and I will share a stage!

And am I nervous? Of course not! My fingernails have always been this short! The self gnawed manicure is the latest style, you know! But let’s get to the details: Tonight, George RR Martin and I will be doing a joint interview (actually a Read more…

Saturday at Loncon3

That’s tomorrow! This convention is flying by me! Tonight, of course, the fannish village is open until 2AM and will be the scene of multiple parties. I suspect they will divide and rejoin almost like amoebas! But, tomorrow. Meet me bright and early at Read more…

Questions for George R.R. Martin and me

Ever wondered what George R.R. Martin’s fans want to ask him about his writing? We have been running a competition to find some of the best questions for George R.R. Martin and Robin Hobb. Next Tuesday, George and Robin will meet in person and Read more…

Contest Winners!

Harper Voyager UK ran a contest to collect questions to ask George RR Martin and I at our upcoming interview and chat. I am so happy to announce the winners! And congratulations to the winners of the Harper Voyager UK contest. • The winners Read more…

Friday August 15 at Loncon3

And here is where you will be able to find me today at Loncon3! As you know (beware of expository lump here) Loncon3 is the World Science Fiction Convention currently being held at the ExCel Center in London. And I am astonished and honored Read more…

Packed for San Diego Comic Con! and looking forward to August Book Launch!

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International Comic Con, but most of us still think of it as SDCC. I intend to have a wonderful time. My personal schedule has me on the Epic Fantasy Panel at 4 on Thursday. Brent Weeks will be attempting to moderate Joe Abercrombie, Ray Read more…

George RR Martin and Me

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When did you first encounter George RR Martin? I think that for most of the world, it may be when his extraordinary series of books, A Song of Ice and Fire became the HBO series A Game of Thrones. But my first encounter with Read more…