Imposter Syndrome, party of one!

Writing is a very solitary endeavor especially when you’re unpublished. You write and plot and write and submit to markets and get rejections. I’ve been submitting stories to various markets for a couple of years now, shelving them as my skills get so much...

Heading for the weekend

The husbeast has been away all week and is finally home. So here, have a little Tim Minchin while I try to do a little catching...

Let it go

After yesterday’s megalomaniacal post I think we could all use a little break so here’s Let It Go from Frozen because it is gorgeous and I will never tire of...

The Next Generation

So there’s this thing going around of women not writing science fiction or fantasy. And if we do, we do it badly. Andrea K Höst wrote a long list of great female authors in these genres that, while completely fabulous, forgets all about the new generation of...

Science did another thing!

There is now a robot that flies like a jellyfish swims. From io9 Unlike a jellyfish (or umbrella), the robot doesn’t have a continuous membrane. Rather, it has four 8-centimeter-long Mylar wings. A small motor, which is connected to an external power source via...