* Free fiction — C.E. Murphy’s “Salt Water Stains the Sand” posted with the kind permission of the Old Races Short Story Project patrons. Takes place long before the Negotiator Trilogy.
* Kameron Hurley writes about Trope Avoidance…. “There are a bazillion people in the world who can write books. The only thing you’ve got on any of them is your ability to write something in a different way than other people are writing it. It’s filtering your words and worlds through your own unique experiences…”
* Mary Robinette Kowal begins a series of Glamour in Glass teasers in Pictorial Form.