If you’ve been following me on Twitter or via my Lifefeed you may have seen some recent references to SOLIDARITY! Check out I Should Be Writing #76 in which Mur Lafferty interviews JC Hutchins about the phenomenon. You’ll also hear a rather rushed sounding voicemail from Yours Truly.
Audible.com has an interview with Orson Scott Card and Ben Bova available as a free download. The interview is conducted by Stefan Rudnicki, and touches on the recently mentioned audiobooks vs. print argument (both authors agree that listening to the audiobook does count as reading).
I don’t know how long it will be up, but you can currently listen to the new Flight of the Conchords EP for free at Spinner.
Another great author interview. This time J.C. Hutchins interviews Michael A. Stackpole. It covers writing, podcasting, Star Wars, Dungeons & Dragons, and more.
Bryce is 3D modeling and animation software with a landscape focus. DAZ
has released the software as a free download for Windows
has a number of this years short story nominees available: Impossible Dreams
by Tim Pratt, The House Beyond Your Sky
by Benjamin Rosembaum, Eight Episodes
by Robert Reed, and Kin
by Bruce McAllister.
Tee Morris posted a great interview
with James Patrick Kelly
(author of, among other things, the excellent Hugo Award winning novella Burn
) on The Survival Guide to Writing Fantasy. Jim really goes into his thoughts on podcasting fiction. Now I’m extra bummed I missed him when he was at the library recently.
released a new song. What are you waiting for? Go listen!
Lawrence Lessing is spearheading an effort
to have video of any presidential debates released under Creative Commons license (CC-BY
). Barack Obama
, John Edwards
and Chris Dodd
have all publicly supported the idea. So far CNN is on board
and Fox News is not
About two years ago I mentioned
clocky, the alarm clock that runs away from you developed at MIT. Seems that it’s now available for purchase.