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THE SUNDAY SHORT STORY REPORT

54.  “Woman Leaves Room” by Robert Reed (Lightspeed) Good story.  A bit melancholy, I thought…but that’s typical in stories about the erosion of time. 55.  “Spider the Artist” by Nnedi Okorafor (Lightspeed) Friggin’ awesome.  The world-building is awesome, awesome, awesome…and … Continue reading

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THE PLAN, PART 6: SHORT STORY SUNDAYS

The secret to getting published is not just about getting your best work out the door.  It’s about getting the right piece of work to the right editor.  To do that, you’ve got to play matchmaker.  To be a good … Continue reading

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THE ART OF MATCHMAKING

So I received my first rejection of the year yesterday for a little science fiction piece I wrote.  I sent it to a brand-new market that only specifies they want science fiction, and since there are no previous issues to … Continue reading

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