New entry Mar 20
Network speeding up
I'm switching the connection over to a new, shiny 10X faster network because of all the load. There might be bits of downtime as your boxes learn new addresses and things. Should be brief. Let me know of any prolonged outages you see.
Preditors & Editors Changeover
With the very sad passing of Dave Kuzminski, who ran P&E, I've taken over the P&E duties. Lots of what I hope are improvements; check it out at pred-ed.com.
Free Web Sites
Free web sites for authors (and others) are available at www.nyx.net.
How to Write SF
The Craft of Writing Science Fiction that Sells by Ben Bova, best-selling author and six-time Hugo Award winner for Best Editor. (This is one of the books your ol' Critter Captain learned from himself, and I highly recommend it.) (Also via Amazon)
Stayin' AliveIf you want to make a career of SF writing, STAYING ALIVE - A WRITER'S GUIDE by three-time SFWA President Norman Spinrad, published by your Critter Captain's ReAnimus Press, is an indispensable guide to the inside workings of the SF publishing industry by an expert.
is Dying has been Replaced
THE SIGIL TRILOGY: The universe is dying from within... "Great stuff... Really enjoyed it." — SFWA Grandmaster Michael Moorcock
Announcing ReAnimus Press
If you need help making ebooks from manuscripts or print copies—or finding great stuff to read—look no further! An ebook publisher started by your very own Critter Captain. (And with a 12% Affiliate program.) [More]
The 20 most recent RFDR requests... SF Remember Colleen Laughlin -#23577 SF Aquarius Rising: Blood Tide Brian Burt -#23573 SF Galaxy Chronicles D.R. Dean -#23552 SF Escape From the Planet Justice Melvyn Windham -#23547 SF Age of Birds, Chapter 5 Russell de Grove -#23545 F Defender: Return of the Harkers - Chapter 3 Eric J. Juneau -#23542 SF Cats Stephen B. Pearl -#23541 F Blood and Honor 1: The Mask of Storms Stacey Schebel -#23533 F Persephone - Book 1: In The Clockwork Universe Ben Lacy -#23529 F Silverdirt, Chapters 10-11 Brenna Raney -#23528 SF Children Of Sadness Fertessa Scott -#23524 SF Demigod Resistance Chapters 1-2 Harlen Bayha -#23522 F Beyond Ragnarok, Chapter 1 Carl Alves -#23517 H Archer's Psyche rfdr part one [mpc] Naftali Deitsch -#23516 F Dragon Flame, Chapters 1-3, RFDR Melanie DeWitt -#23507 SF Alien Foster Brother Marie Ming -#23504 F Dragon Marked Kaitlyn Whipple -#23500 SF Bex and Bindo Chapters 1-4 Marlan Smith -#23475 SF Age of Birds, Chapter 4 Russell de Grove -#23447 F Defender: Return of the Harkers - Chapter 2 Eric J. Juneau -#23444 To read one of these RFDRs, visit the manuscripts page. (mss. are not linked here for security reasons.)
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