Month: February 2016

Big Magic Creativity Beyond Fear when you’re a professional with responsibilities

So I just reviewed Elizabeth “Eat Love Pray” Gilbert’s Big Magic for Black Gate. It’s a good entertaining book, and it has a wise message: Give yourself permission to enjoy your creativity for its own sake; don’t burden it with

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Charles Stross and I build a Sword and Planet universe and Kurtzhau (12) breaks it

“But it’s Science Fiction,” insists Charlie. He’s just handed Kurtzhau (12) a signed copy of the Atrocity Archives. “No,” I say with a laugh. “It’s Horror – or at least it is as far as the school is concerned.” A few

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