Monthly Archives: December 2013

Balancing Failure and Success

I received the bad news this morning that my short story, “The Want of Breeding,” didn’t make the final cut for Midian Unmade. Not the news I wanted to receive, since hindsight makes me believe it’s a good story. Sadly, … Continue reading

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Planning For Success with Charlie Finlay and F&SF

Different stories need/demand different methods. I found out about “writing to the point” and Algis Budrys a few years back (from Charlie Finlay as a matter of fact and coincidence) and I’ve tried to keep the ideas in the back … Continue reading

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C.C. Finlay — Guest Editor of F&SF

A good friend announced recently that he’s going to guest-edit the July/August 2014 issue of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction. Charlie Finlay — Charles Coleman Finlay on his debut novel and collection of short stories, C.C. Finlay on … Continue reading

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