Tag Archives: Sharon Joss

A Book Signing in Salem: The Four Sparks

I had a book signing today. I drove town to the Reader’s Guide (an indie bookstore) in Salem for a  book signing. The Fiction River anthology,  Sparks, edited by the fabulous Rebecca Moesta, won’t be published until March, but fellow authors … Continue reading

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2015 Awards – Eligible Fiction

          It’s January– time to offer up a list of my eligible fiction for consideration for the Hugo and Nebula awards. If you are eligible to vote in the Nebulas or Hugos, please consider my work. … Continue reading

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2015 Writing Income

I’m going to take a cue from author Jim C. Hines and post my 2015 earnings income from my writing here. In part, because I really like the way he shows his earnings trend, and in part because I personally … Continue reading

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Release Day – Steam Dogs

Wootie-woot, it’s release day for my new novel, STEAM DOGS. In this alternate history thriller, 19th-century technology and the supernatural collide outside London, when airships and aerialists from across Europe converge on the Isle of Dogs for an air show. … Continue reading

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Release Day #WOTF31

Here it is, the big day. L. Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future volume 31 in now available in paperback or as an e-book from all your favorite retailers (brick-and-mortar bookstores, too). I’m proud of my winning story, “Stars that … Continue reading

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The Final Act: A New Beginning – WOTF

Wowie Zowie, it’s me. I won. The 31st Writers of the Future Golden Pen Award. For me, it’s a validation that I wrote a good story that people liked; and a confirmation that as a writer, I am on my … Continue reading

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Expectations

I’m coming up on a couple of major milestones in my life. Six years ago this week, I made a commitment to myself to focus all my efforts on becoming a professional writer. In less than two weeks, I’m going … Continue reading

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