Things That Make Me Go “Hmmm”

Once upon a time, in a Twitterverse far, far away, somebody asked me to write a post about slushing for Shock Totem.  More exactly, about the things that would make me stop reading a submission before I reach the ending. Jamey Stegmaier, this is for you. First off, I offer the disclaimer that this is my personal opinion, and it … Read More

Tales From A Slush Bunny: Slushing With Children

It’s happened more times than I can count. The doorbell rings, I open the door, and somebody stands there with their mouth open, their gaze hovering somewhere half a foot above my head. “I’m wearing my bunny ears, aren’t I?” I ask. They nod. I shake my head, sign for the package or whatever, and leave them to wander back … Read More