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steven-belanger's picture
Mar.29.2014
Photo: HWA's Stoker Award for Specialty Press, won in 2013 by Gray Friar Press from the UK.   Well, this is embarrassing, but here's my admission:    As a member of the Horror Writers Association of America, I thought I was eligible to vote for the HWA's Stoker Awards, but I'm not...
steven-belanger's picture
Feb.25.2014
This is the first of a couple of blog entries of my thoughts about the nominees and the nominated works.   I'm in the fortunate position of being able to vote for the upcoming Bram Stoker Awards, a prestigious award given by the Horror Writers Association of America (of which I am a member...
kelly-abell's picture
Jan.06.2014
Mabe's Burden has been nominated for a 2013 Reviewers Choice Award by the Paranormal Romance Guild.  Please Vote! http://www.paranormalromanceguild.com/2013reviewerschoice.htm
kelly-abell's picture
Jan.06.2014
Mabe's Burden has been nominated for a 2013 Reviewers Choice Award by the Paranormal Romance Guild.  Please Vote! http://www.paranormalromanceguild.com/2013reviewerschoice.htm
SFKaufman's picture
Jun.13.2013
A little late, but I wanted to share this memorable experience with my readers. May 24, 2013 was, for me, and a lot of others, a very ‘heavy’ day. Prior to heading for Atlantic City to receive an auspicious award for my contributions to American martial arts, I had to attend the funeral of...
kathleen-cross's picture
Jun.02.2013
I was a late bloomer. I was a tree-climbing, pet-menagerie-loving, book-devouring tomboy my entire childhood. At 14 years old I still had not reached puberty, and I had begun to wonder if something might be physically wrong with me, since most of my girl-friends had been bona fide sanitary-pad-...
william-jackson's picture
May.02.2013
 To recognize and appreciate diversity is an ability which can improve the conditions of society, I believe. Therefore, the Award for fluency in languages and fluidity of imagination in a worldwide context of diversity and change this year goes to Hari Kunzru, author of the acclaimed novel "...
pauline-rowson's picture
Mar.12.2013
I am appearing at Crimefest this year on a panel with fellow crime authors Ann Cleeves, Kate Ellis, J.C. Martin and Kerry Wilkinson on 31 May. Ann Cleeves and Pauline Rowson at CSI Portsmouth 2012 Crimefest is a crime fiction convention which follows the format of US conventions and...
steven-belanger's picture
Mar.01.2013
photo: from the film's Wikipedia page   I'm posting this entry quite a bit after I'd seen the film because I wanted to post the entry for Silver Linings Playbook before Sunday's Academy Awards--as at least Jennifer Lawrence should win something from that very good film--and because I wanted...
steven-belanger's picture
Feb.26.2013
photo: The Oscar statuette, or the Academy Award, but actually officially called the Academy Award of Merit, from Oscars.com.   Not too much to say about this award show.  I saw most of the nominated films, including:   Prometheus, which I can't believe I never wrote a blog for....