• Crip Futurism! - For me this is perfect timing and squarely in my wheelhouse: a Twitter chat on disability, SFF, and futurism. Fiction and non-fiction. Join us!
  • Libby Thomas’s Chemistry Set - On a whim I've decided to post one of my old short stories, "Libby Thomas's Chemistry Set."
  • Pick up the fucking phone - If you are a US citizen, the odds are that you can spare half an hour once a week to phone those who represent you in Congress and urge them to action.
  • New novella—and writing from identity - I've been off social media for nearly two weeks in order to write a novella, working title So Lucky. It is CripLit.
  • #CripLit: Editor Roundtable, Sunday 1/15, 7 pm Eastern - For our fifth #Criplit chat for disabled writers we’re trying a slightly different format. We’ve invited editors and staff from some of...
  • My blog stats for 2016 - I didn't blog much in 2016: only 59 posts, exactly half as much as 2015. So I had fewer visitors: 64,077, down from 84,620.
  • Tannenbomb* - Holiday tradition around here: blow the Christmas up. But because 2016 was so fucking special, you get four versions. Enjoy
  • A note about comment policy - The rule here is simple: play nicely. I have no problem with disagreement; I do have a problem with lack of common courtesy.
  • Writing in difficult times - We are writers. We must write. We must use hard and honest words. Not 'alt-right' but white supremacist. Not 'religious exception' but homophobic hate. Not 'thoughtless' but ableist. Call it what it is. A writer's job is to tell her truth, loud and clear.
  • Guidelines for Non-Disabled Writers - Just republishing this for future reference. First published in Literary Hub, August 23, 2016 Recently I have read several articles about disabled...