I noticed today that LiveJournal has joined the dark side, and has splattered those annoying snap preview pop-ups all over its site. If you have a LiveJournal account, you can turn off this off for your entries and your friends page – in the menu, go to Journal > Settings and you’ll get to a […]
Carol Berg writes about her visit to Israel as ICon’s guest of honor in DeepGenre, a quirky blog by a group of SF&F writers.
Michael Swanwick, one of my favorite Science Fiction and Fantasy writers, has a new (new = like, since August) and regularly updated blog, Flogging Babel, to promote his upcoming book (The Dragons of Babel). He’s also set up a one-entry blog for a long essay of his decrying the inappropriate use of the term “Fix-Up“. […]
I should like totally have my 40th Birthday party in my parents’ basement.
Boojie has complained, justifiably, that the more current images I’ve started to use as my user pic in livejournal (instead of the old one) are a bit scary. Sadly, I think the problem stems more from my haggard old face of recent years than from my poor arm-distance photography. To get a cuddly-looking image, I […]