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by klaatu
Fri May 09, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Congrats everyone on everything. (did I miss anyone?) Steve You forgot about Bob Writer. I had a story accepted recently at Freeze Frame Fiction, a new token market for flash fiction. No, I didn't forget him. We don't talk anymore except through lawyers. It's sad. I mean, he was a mentor to me. Con...
by klaatu
Fri May 02, 2014 1:04 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Congrats everyone on everything.

(did I miss anyone?)



Steve
by klaatu
Tue Apr 15, 2014 3:13 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Congrats, Preston.


Steve
by klaatu
Sat Apr 05, 2014 1:27 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Analog Submissions
Replies: 507
Views: 119015

Re: Analog Submissions

Leo T. Lion wrote:I am responding to bad manners. I hate the one sided nature of their system.


I agree.


Steve
by klaatu
Sat Apr 05, 2014 1:12 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Analog Submissions
Replies: 507
Views: 119015

Re: Analog Submissions

Fair enough. And their ultra long slush is the reason I stopped subbing there. I agree the response time is unprofessional - particularly when they don't allow simultaneous subs and so on. And you should have received a rejection email. I simply made the conscious decision never to respond to editor...
by klaatu
Fri Apr 04, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Analog Submissions
Replies: 507
Views: 119015

Re: Analog Submissions

This story was the first thing I ever subbed. ... The most disheartening thing is the dishonesty in the query responses. Why did they tell me they were "still considering" my story - when the patent truth was the story was dead in the water long ago. I was annoyed with the rejection for m...
by klaatu
Thu Apr 03, 2014 9:41 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Busy!

Congratulations Ishmael, Tom, Kary, George, Jennifer, Rebecca, ummm... anyone else?

Congrats.


Steve
by klaatu
Tue Mar 25, 2014 10:58 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Congratulations George and Ishmael.

Well done.


Steve
by klaatu
Sun Mar 09, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Flash Fiction Chronicles "string of 10" contest
Replies: 33
Views: 7569

Re: Flash Fiction Chronicles "string of 10" contest

Congrats, Stewart, Well done.


Steve
by klaatu
Sun Mar 02, 2014 4:44 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4981
Views: 1025373

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

wotf013


Steve
by klaatu
Fri Feb 28, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Galaxy's Edge
Replies: 120
Views: 77464

Re: Galaxy''s Edge

Issue 7 of Galaxy's Edge goes live in a few hours.

It's free on the website, or you can purchase it in a number of formats.

http://www.galaxysedge.com

Image
by klaatu
Fri Feb 28, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Issue 7 of Galaxy's Edge goes live in a few hours. I'm still amazed and awed to be sharing a TOC with Martin and Brad, not to mention several of my absolute heroes in C.J. Cherryh, Robert Sheckley and L. Sprague de Camp, as well as the other amazing names on the cover. It's free on the website, or y...
by klaatu
Thu Feb 13, 2014 11:19 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

All sales are good, but some are better than others. I'm thrilled to announce that I've sold a story to award winning publisher Keith Stevenson at Dimension6, due for publication in October (Issue 3). Oh, and this story was my V30Q4 reject. Another DF refugee that has sold well. :) This means I join...
by klaatu
Wed Feb 12, 2014 9:03 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Cool!

Congrats, Preston.


Steve
by klaatu
Sat Dec 21, 2013 12:54 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4981
Views: 1025373

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

[Vague hints that I have news that I'm not sharing.] [Yet.] wotf013 Let's see... Q4 results are already out, and the year's best list was just announced. Hugo nominees won't be out quite yet. What news are you referring to this time, Evil Martin? wotf013 Published finalists have not yet been announ...
by klaatu
Sat Nov 23, 2013 2:31 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Tout your Kindle and E-Publishing!
Replies: 596
Views: 242930

Re: Tout your Kindle and E-Publishing!

Congratulations, Thomas.

Well done. All that hard work is paying off.


Steve
by klaatu
Tue Nov 19, 2013 10:46 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Martin L. Shoemaker wrote:
Gardner Dozois wants "Murder on the Aldrin Express" for Year's Best Science Fiction Vol. 31.

I'm stunned. I can't sleep. I keep going back to the email to make sure it's real.



Wowser!

Congratulations.


Steve
by klaatu
Tue Nov 12, 2013 9:37 pm
Forum: Quarterly Results
Topic: Quarter 4, vol. 30
Replies: 26
Views: 7840

Re: Quarter 4, vol. 30

R.


Steve
by klaatu
Tue Nov 05, 2013 5:29 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Congrats, Elinor.

Love that feeling, huh? It's addictive.

Steve
by klaatu
Tue Nov 05, 2013 1:09 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Galaxy's Edge
Replies: 120
Views: 77464

Re: Galaxy''s Edge

Saw this image by artist 'Ionut Caras' and immediately thought of The Prayer Ladder by Marina. (from Galaxy's Edge)

Image



Thought I'd share,


Steve
by klaatu
Wed Oct 16, 2013 12:32 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Galaxy's Edge
Replies: 120
Views: 77464

Re: Galaxy''s Edge

Great names on the TOC.

Congrats Andrea and Martin.

I'm looking forward to it.


Steve
by klaatu
Fri Oct 11, 2013 9:15 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

morshana wrote:Congratulations, Steve!!



Thanks. :)

Steve
by klaatu
Fri Oct 11, 2013 5:16 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

sarasvati wrote:Congrats Steve!



Cheers, S.


thanks.

Steve
by klaatu
Tue Oct 08, 2013 11:41 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Thanks all.

Yes, pretty excited - and proof that an 'R' can be of quality. And that there's a large element of taste in the judging.


Steve
by klaatu
Mon Oct 07, 2013 12:42 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

I'm kind of a little bit excited right now. I just made my first Pro Level sale. Mike Resnick bought one of my stories for Galaxy's Edge. And yes, it was a WotF reject and I only added one word before sending it to him. Tina critted it for me way back before I subbed it to WotF. Thanks for the advic...
by klaatu
Sun Oct 06, 2013 4:26 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Another publication. My name on the cover. Great artwork by Laura Givens. The October issue of Outposts of Beyond, featuring science fiction and fantasy tales seasoned with a few dabs of poetry and filled out with a couple fine articles, is now available for purchase. The stories include “Fleet,” by...
by klaatu
Wed Oct 02, 2013 8:16 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Congrats, Preston and Dustin,


Steve
by klaatu
Sun Sep 29, 2013 1:59 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4042
Views: 861846

Re: Success!

Congrats Sarasvati and Rebecca.

Keep on keeping on.


Steve
by klaatu
Wed Sep 25, 2013 7:11 pm
Forum: Quarterly Results
Topic: Quarter 3, vol. 30
Replies: 35
Views: 9319

Re: Quarter 3, vol. 30

R.
by klaatu
Mon Sep 23, 2013 6:50 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2660
Views: 500400

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Welcome, Naomi.

Yes, Preston is right. This is a good place to spend time.

cheers

Steve

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