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I was at Readercon in July when they awarded Frank M. Robinson their Cordwainer Award with the intention of reviving interest in writers whose work may have fallen out of view but deserved to be remembered. A kind of signal boosting, and a very good idea. Frank was a great friend and mentor of mine … Continue reading Readercon, Frank Robinson wins the Cordwainer Award, and other stuff
The sixth annual Queer Sci Fi anthology, MIGRATION, is now out in stores. Yes, I do have a story in there titled, CLICK, so check it out! Part of cover image About the QSF series: It's hard to tell a story in just 300 words. Each year we ask writers to take the challenge, turning … Continue reading Migration – A Queer Sci Fi Anthology
Two college kids and their occasional friends have various talks about their opinions on fiction. Best Game Ever (Special Episode Part 1/2) - June 28, 2019 Listen here: https://anchor.fm/foolsandfiction/episodes/19---Best-Game-Ever-Special-Episode-Part-12-e4fgit It's our secret project! Over the past several weeks, we've been reading reviewers' copies of R R Angell's queer sci-fi novel Best Game Ever. And now … Continue reading Fools and Fiction Podcast Review!
The queer YA science fiction novel you’ve all been waiting for is here! It is springtime at Bolin College and death is in the air. In this fast-paced virtual reality thriller, a group of gay, nonbinary, and straight college nerds on the Virtual Campus Challenge team are racing toward a mandatory system demonstration in order to … Continue reading Best Game Ever
“A Dry Wish,” Chelsea Station, editor Jameson Currier, http://www.chelseastationmagazine.com/ “To Be Seduced Is To Be Reborn,” Renewal, Queer Sci Fi Anthology, Mischief Corner Books, ISBN 978-0-9980903-3-7 “What’s A Few Years When You Get Money And Friends In High Places?” Compelling Science Fiction Issue 7, Editor Joe Stech, http://compellingsciencefiction.com/stories/whatsafewyears.html, June 2017 “Lost Anchors,” Belletrist Literary Arts … Continue reading A selected bibliography
A few miles from shore.... Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. Yep. At least, that is what my old provider claimed right after a WordPress core file update, you know the automatic updates that happen periodically? On my first customer support call the person wasn't sure why the site wasn't working … Continue reading I got hacked! (or did I?)
From my publisher: BEST GAME EVER publishes May 15th Sisu Publications is proud to announce the publication date for the novel, BEST GAME EVER, by R. R. Angell is set for May 15, 2019. BEST GAME EVER is a queer science fiction novel of virtual reality games and augmented reality in which college students must … Continue reading BEST GAME EVER publication date announced!
In The Space Of Nine Lives Tom’s best friend, his schoolmates, and all his teachers on the interstellar ship exist in virtual reality. The only other living person on board is the Pilot, and Tom is being groomed to take his place and help guarantee that the colonists in hibernation complete their centuries long journey. … Continue reading In The Space of Nine Lives
If you are looking for a short U.S. - Mexico border security story with action, intrigue, and redemption, then look no further than right here. The U.S. Border is now secured by a wall of remotely controlled gunbots. American Citizens pay to operate them through apps and hope to score a hit during their watch. … Continue reading Remote Control: A Border Security Story