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Wefting the Warp online

Created April 20, 2014. Last modified April 20, 2014. 2 comments. Top.

I recently blogged that my story, Wefting the Warp, had been purchased and published by Robot and Rayguna UK based speculative fiction magazine. The first publication was done through eBook form, available through Amazon and other fine eBook retailers.

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Dimension6 launches

Created April 3, 2014. Last modified April 6, 2014. 0 comments. Top.

Dimension6

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Galactic Chat – 2014 season off and running

Created March 23, 2014. Last modified March 23, 2014. 2 comments. Top.

After a bit of a hiatus over the summer break, the Galactic Chat podcast is off and running again for 2014.

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Short story sale – Robot and Raygun

Created March 20, 2014. Last modified March 20, 2014. 10 comments. Top.

Well, good news in the Webb household as I celebrate my first short story sale for actual money. Wefting the Warp is a 4,300 word science fiction story and has been bought by Robot and Rayguna new UK based online and print magazine. From their blurb:

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2014 Ditmar Eligibility Post Roundup

Created March 16, 2014. Last modified April 13, 2014. 6 comments. Top.

Last year I produced a roundup of all the Ditmar eligibility posts I could find.  The Ditmar awards are the Australian national awards for speculative fiction that are voted on by members of the speculative fiction community. The awards are usually attached to the National Convention, which is being held this year in Melbourne at Continuum X.

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Ditmar eligibility 2014

Created March 15, 2014. Last modified March 15, 2014. 0 comments. Top.

The Ditmar awards are the Australian national awards for speculative fiction that are voted on by members of the speculative fiction community. The awards are usually attached to the National Convention, which is being held this year in Melbourne at Continuum X.

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2013 Australian Women Writers’ challenge – wrap up

Created January 5, 2014. Last modified March 3, 2014. 8 comments. Top.

Well, another year another Australian Women Writers’ challenge.

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Very poorly updated blog

Created January 2, 2014. Last modified March 3, 2014. 2 comments. Top.

Hi all and happy new year.

This blog has been very quiet of late. In the last 2 months I’ve changed jobs and taken the family off on holiday for a few weeks, and I’m afraid that has left very little time for blogging.

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Very short flash fiction piece

Created November 9, 2013. Last modified February 16, 2014. 1 comment. Top.

Hi all. Antipodean SF has been kind enough to publish another one of my flash fiction pieces. This one is a very short piece called Hindsight is a Bitch and it comes in at around 100 words (I said short, didn’t I?).

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Have you been keeping up with Galactic Chat?

Created October 27, 2013. Last modified January 5, 2014. 3 comments. Top.

Sean Wright has been interviewing up a storm lately on Galactic Chat, a podcast that I (too) occasionally help out with.

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Supporting the Kaleidoscope Pozible campaign

Created October 26, 2013. Last modified November 1, 2013. 3 comments. Top.

Over the last couple of years, I’ve quite enjoyed a lot of the work coming out of the Australian small press publisher Twelfth Planet Press. TPP have published some genuinely interesting books and taken some risks while investigating innovative forms of modern reading (for example, their Twelve Planets series).

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GenreCon 2013 – a running post

Created October 11, 2013. Last modified January 5, 2014. 2 comments. Top.

So, I’ll be keeping a running post of my experiences at GenreCon this weekend, just adding bits as the muse takes me (and time permits).

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So, anyone else going to GenreCon this weekend?

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The Regersek Zone

Last modified February 16, 2014. 4 comments. Top.



Galactic Chat Interview – Jason Nahrung

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Galactic Chat interview – Keith Stevenson

Last modified August 24, 2013. 2 comments. Top.



Have you been keeping up with Galactic Chat?

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Galactic Chat update

Last modified July 6, 2013. 1 comment. Top.



All quiet on the eastern front

Last modified June 7, 2013. 7 comments. Top.



Aurealis Awards 2013

Last modified May 22, 2013. 2 comments. Top.



The Regersek Zone to be published on Antipodean SF

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Conflux 9 – and that’s what it is all about

Last modified April 29, 2013. 10 comments. Top.



Feedburner – hopefully working again

Last modified April 21, 2013. 2 comments. Top.



Conflux 9 – the workshops

Last modified April 21, 2013. 1 comment. Top.



Bitter Seeds review – now at a podcast near you

Last modified April 17, 2013. 0 comments. Top.



So… many… award… lists…

Last modified March 29, 2013. 4 comments. Top.



NSW Speculative Fiction Festival 2013

Last modified March 17, 2013. 3 comments. Top.



Australian Women Writer’s challenge Jan-Feb speculative fiction roundup – link

Last modified February 26, 2013. 0 comments. Top.



Round up of Ditmar posts

Last modified March 3, 2013. 6 comments. Top.



Ditmars, Galactic Suburbia award and the Stella Prize

Last modified February 21, 2013. 5 comments. Top.



GenreCon 2013 – now taking registrations

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Make Mine a Macchiato on the Beam Me Up radio show

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Australian Women Writers’ challenge 2013

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A Flash in the Pan? now available through Smashwords

Last modified November 12, 2012. 5 comments. Top.



GenreCon 2012 – Sydney (2nd – 4th November 2012)

Last modified January 23, 2013. 1 comment. Top.



The Devil Wears… narrated on the Beam Me Up radio show/podcast

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The Devil Wears… available on Antipodean SF podcast

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In the Service of the Public now available on the Beam Me Up radio show/podcast

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GenreCon attendance

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Ditmar eligibility

Last modified September 29, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



The Gloriously Cunning Plan on the Beam Me Up radio show/podcast

Last modified September 26, 2012. 0 comments. Top.



The Devil Wears Shapeless Ugly Garments Covered in Dog Hair released

Last modified October 8, 2012. 0 comments. Top.



Striking Twice on Beam Me Up radio show/podcast

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Flash Fiction Appearing on Beam Me Up Podcast/Radio Show

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The Devil Wears Shapeless Ugly Garments Covered in Dog Hair accepted for publication

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Story narrated on Beam Me Up podcast/radio

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In the Service of the Public – now available

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Antipodean SF Radio Show – Episode 168

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Continuum 8 – Wrap Up

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Continuum 8 – Day 4 (Monday)

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Continuum 8 – Day 3 (Sunday)

Last modified January 23, 2013. 1 comment. Top.



Ditmar and Chronos Awards

Last modified January 23, 2013. 2 comments. Top.



Continuum 8 – Day 2 (Saturday)

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Continuum 8 – Day 1 (Friday)

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Attending Continuum 8

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Issue 168 of Antipodean SF – including one of my stories!

Last modified July 13, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



Congratulations Lynda R Young

Last modified May 30, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



In the Service of the Public accepted for publication

Last modified May 22, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



Australian Women Writers 2012 Reading Challenge – mission accomplished?

Last modified January 2, 2013. 8 comments. Top.



Aurealis Awards 2012 – a wrap up

Last modified May 13, 2012. 11 comments. Top.



Ditmar voting – go on you know you want to

Last modified June 4, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



Narration news – Antipodean SF 167 alpha

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Antipodean SF – Issue 167

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Antipodean SF Radio Show – Episode 166 Beta

Last modified April 27, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



The Writer and the Critic episode 18

Last modified April 25, 2012. 4 comments. Top.



ePub version of Antipodean SF

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Make Mine a Macchiato – AntiSF podcast

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Striking Twice accepted for publication

Last modified April 5, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



Make Mine a Macchiato and Beware Antipodean Shores – now published

Last modified July 13, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



Antipodean SF Radio Show – 165 alpha

Last modified March 19, 2012. 0 comments. Top.



Published article – Has Your Reading Circle Shrunk?

Last modified July 13, 2012. 1 comment. Top.



The Gloriously Cunning Plan – now published

Last modified July 13, 2012. 0 comments. Top.



Article news – NSW Writer’s Centre 366 Days of Writing blog

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Narration news – The Gift by Mick Dawson

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More narration – Everything Old is New Again by Nicole Rendall

Last modified February 14, 2012. 1 comment. Top.



First story hits the airwaves

Last modified January 20, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



Make Mine a Macchiato accepted for publication

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The Gloriously Cunning Plan accepted for publication

Last modified January 4, 2012. 1 comment. Top.



First publication available!

Last modified July 13, 2012. 2 comments. Top.



Australian Women Writers 2012 National Year of Reading Challenge

Last modified February 11, 2012. 4 comments. Top.



Speculative Fiction Festival wrap up

Last modified January 11, 2013. 1 comment. Top.



Good head for radio

Last modified December 20, 2011. 1 comment. Top.



Speculative Fiction Festival – 5 November 2011

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First acceptance for publication!

Last modified November 12, 2011. 1 comment. Top.



Writing Imaginary Worlds workshop

Last modified January 11, 2013. 1 comment. Top.



Welcome

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