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Pterosaur Warriors of Post-Industrial America

They haunt the spaces abandoned by the drift of global capitalism, high above the clouds, scanning the horizon for robber barons and bank executives,  striking without warning to wreak vengeance in the name of the disenfranchised and the abandoned and the impoverished.   latest  original drawing, over original photograph. Source Article from http://samjmiller.com/pterosaur-warriors-of-post-industrial-america/

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On the Cost of Being Out: What Being Part of QDSF/H/F Means to Me

Being open and out about being queer is costly. Some of us are lucky enough to have supportive family and friends. For some others, coming out has cost us our homes, our community, our health, our jobs, our lives.  There are many practical reasons to choose not to talk about one’s sexuality or gender. But […]

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Story Announcement: “Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers,” in QUEERS DESTROY HORROR!

SO MUCH CRAZY GOOD NEWS, Y’ALL! I’ve got a new story, “Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers,” forthcoming in Nightmare Magazine’s Queers Destroy Horror Special Issue!!!!!! It’s about terrible eating habits, generational isolation, & finding love in the big city. Altered Fluid knows it as The Vomit Story. <3 I’m so excited to be part of […]

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Readercon Recap

I got caught up in other life things, so this is a bit belated. But I wanted to share this picture with y’all. <3 Readercon was lovely. The best part was definitely seeing all of the people I loved and missed, from my NYC friends to my Clarion 2013 family. Readercon was a good reminder […]

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Philippine Speculative Fiction X edited… – Dean Francis Alfar | Facebook

Philippine Speculative Fiction X edited… – Dean Francis Alfar | Facebook: I am so excited to share that my story, “Santos de Sampaguitas,” will be reprinted in Philippine Speculative Fiction Vol. 10!!!!! ✿ ❀ ❁ It was originally published on Strange Horizons in two parts (http://www.strangehorizons.com/…/20141006/sampaguita-f.shtml), and I’m honored that the editors Alfar of Philippine […]

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King of Shards ARCs Arrived

Yesterday in the mail I received the ARCs (Advance Review Copies) of King of Shards. And while this is of course not the finished book, it’s pretty cool to hold the book in my hands. I’ve seen the other great titles Resurrection House has put out, so I know I’m in good hands with them. This is […]

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“Meeker” makes BookTubeSFF Shortlist for Best Short Work

I’ve just found out that “The Meeker and the All-Seeing Eye” (from May 2014 Clarkesworld Magazine) has made the BookTubeSFF Awards shortlist for Best Short Work. Some pretty great company to be in, with my work listed alongside Patrick Rothfuss, Brandon Sanderson, and Haruki Murakami. There’s a read along taking place with all the categories […]

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OH HEY I SOLD MY NOVEL

This is really happening. My debut novel, The Art of Starving, will be published by HarperCollins. It’s young adult, science fiction, super dark and edgy and messed up. Publishers Weekly ran this story on Tuesday, July 21st: “Kristen Pettit of HarperCollins has bought THE ART OF STARVING by Sam J. Miller; it’s a novel about a gay, bullied, […]

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Some nights, you just really need a ride on a Megalosaurus.

I do no think this is too much to ask. Source Article from http://samjmiller.com/some-nights-you-just-really-need-a-ride-on-a-megalosaurus/

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King of Shards Press Kit

My publisher, Resurrection House, has put together a Press Kit for King of Shards. For ease of downloading, here are the links to the relevant items: Press Release High-Res Author Photo High-Res Cover Art Full Book Jacket Art But because I didn’t just want to link to the art, I want to show it to you, I’m including […]

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