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07 January 2010 @ 04:56 pm
Hello all!

I recently read "By Mountain Bound" and "All the Windwracked Stars" and well, while I would under no circumstances want to meet Mingan in a dark alley, he is quite fun to draw.

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17 January 2009 @ 10:16 pm
I wrote a large essay recently that's half about DUST, by Elizabeth Bear. (The other half's about PARADISES LOST, by Ursula K. Le Guin.) If anyone wants to read it, a description and details are here.
12 November 2008 @ 12:25 pm
Who has read All the Windwracked Stars? I've read it once, but, as is customary for me with Bear's books, there are still some things I'm confused about that might require more readings to figure out. I may actually have to take notes, or something. If anyone wants to have a spoilery chat about it in the comments, that would awesome.

Current Mood: thoughtful
11 November 2008 @ 09:47 pm
Apparently there is a play about Marlowe written in '92 by Peter Whelan, called "The School of Night." It's just premiering in the US and there was a write up in the L.A. Times, which is how I heard about it. Review isn't promising, but I may try and see it, if I can...


cool costume design illustration of marlowe for the play:


Some scenes from the play here:

11 November 2008 @ 09:12 pm
Hello all!

I come bearing fan art, specifically, a sketch of Kit Marlow.

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18 December 2007 @ 01:50 pm
I got this from FictionWise today:

TITLE: Dust by Elizabeth Bear
PRICE: US$6.99 CATEGORY: Science Fiction
EPUBLISHER: Bantam Books/Bantam Books
DESCRIPTION: On a broken ship orbiting a doomed sun, dwellers have
grown complacent with their aging metal world. But when a serving girl
frees a captive...

Yay for E-Books! Now we arehave six - Jenny Books, Carnival, Undertow, and Dust.

Who do I have to bribe or sleep with to get the rest as E-books? Would writing letters to the publishers help, do you think? I hate missing out! *grrr*

EB Fangirls "r" us,
10 October 2007 @ 07:05 pm
Elizabeth Bear, Sarah Monette (her coauthor for A Companion to Wolves), Patricia McKillip, and a number of other authors are doing a signing in Albany, NY on November 4th. Details/directions/other signings here.
Current Mood: busy
07 August 2007 @ 03:36 pm
Undertow is now available from Fictionwise for us ebook types.

Anyone know how to get them to carry the others they are missing?

23 June 2007 @ 10:08 pm
I'd say Bear's fairly famous.

Fanmix for Blood and Iron.

From overstars.

What do you guys think?
Current Mood: amused
Current Music: The Killers - Uncle Jonny