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Entries from October 25th, 2005

Oh Do Fuck Off

October 25th, 2005 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

I got two (count ‘em) two e-mails today from readers who objected to my use of bad language in my books. For perspective, I get about thirty to sixty e-mails a day from readers, all of which I try to answer, and in ten years of having my e-mail address on the books, I’ve gotten [...]

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The Quill Awards Show

October 23rd, 2005 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Wow. For those of you who didn’t see it, well — You probably would have tuned in to see your favorite authors — Nick Hornby was there, right? And Stephen Cannell, a very nice guy, he was there. And Jonathan Lethem — you wanted to see him, right? I mean, it was about readers picking [...]

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YOU GUYS ROCK!

October 11th, 2005 · No Comments · Uncategorized

You guys, Stupidest Angel won the Quill award for best Fantasy/Sci-Fi novel of the year. Why? BECAUSE YOU GUYS ROCK! YOU VOTED. YOU MADE THE EFFORT. YOU ROCK! THANK YOU SO MUCH. I’LL SEND OUT AN OFFICIAL THANK YOU NOTE SOON, BUT I’M VERKLEMPT RIGHT NOW. IT’S ALL YOU KIDS. IT’S ALL [...]

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At Long Last: AXE THE AUTHOR GUY returns!

October 9th, 2005 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Welcome back boys and girls, to another session of Axe the Author Guy, where a famous unknown writer answers your questions about life, literature, and assorted stuff. Ferrit Leggings Asks: I have a question, Why is there not enough time in the day and is there a way to extend the time that [...]

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Vindicated! Sorta

October 4th, 2005 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Funny thing, a couple of years ago I spoke at an event in San Francisco at the Books By the Bay Festival, where, just as I started to speak, an elderly woman shouted from the back of the auditorium, “Talk into the mike!” “Sorry, I don’t have monitors up here,” I said. (It [...]

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The Stupidest Angel 2.0 – what you need to know

October 3rd, 2005 · No Comments · Uncategorized

I’ve been getting a lot of mail about the new version of The Stupidest Angel which is coming out in November. Most of it asking, “What’s the Difference?” It’s the same book, but I’ve written a 32 page bonus chapter and the cover is red. That’s about it. It’s also going to be the [...]

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