A few days ago, with several other writers on Tor.com, I waxed lyrical on the whole idea of Hard/Soft Science Fiction.
“At the root of the Hard-Soft divide is a kind of “I scienced more than you” attitude, which is unnecessary. There are fans of all flavours of SF and the last thing we need is to focus on divisions that were introduced in the late 1950s.”
Read the whole thing here.
My story BUDO has been produced over at Escape Pod.
Download or listen on your preferred device.
It’s read by Suyi Davies.
This story first appeared in the Steampunk World Anthology and the art is by James Ng.
Okay, so my short story “Child, Funeral, Thief, Death” is in contention for Apex Magazine Story of the year.
If you’ve read it and feel it’s worthy, please vote here:
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One thing is important: if you don’t think it’s worthy of being the story of the year, don’t vote for it. Integrity is important.