Sean Williams

My Unreliable Brain Passes the Test (for now)

posted on 30 Jan 2013 at 4:12 am
Yesterday I had my psych assessment for The Subjects. Here’s how it went: http://thesubjects.anat.org.au/2013/01/as-the-mad-scientist-said-the-minion/

The Subjects

posted on 29 Jan 2013 at 1:34 am
Some of you many know that I’m going into a sleep centre shortly. Not because I have sleep apnoea, but SCIENCE. “Writers and artists are experts at imagining and creating the lives and worlds of others – but what happens when the table

Sounds for a Chilled-Out Apocalypse

posted on 13 Dec 2012 at 1:12 am
Regular followers will know that I’ve been compiling my annual ambient music list for several years now (2011, 2009, 2008 – not sure what happened to 2010). It’s that time of year again. Here are my top five individual tracks for 2012, in a

SAWC St Lucy’s party – DJing

posted on 11 Dec 2012 at 10:54 pm
“Sandy Verschoor and the SA Writers’ Centre Board invite you to join us for our annual St Lucy’s Party in celebration of the patron saint of writers, the festival season, and a wonderful year of South Australian writing and writers

New Story in COSMOS

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“The Missing Metatarsal” is my first d-mat (matter transmitter) story for many, many years. It’s just come out in the December issue of Cosmos magazine, with terrific interior art by Jamie Tufrey (reproduced here). It’s a myst

TWINMAKER announced

posted on 23 Oct 2012 at 11:20 pm
At last! The sale of my new series has just been announced in Publishers Marketplace: “Sean Williams’ TWINMAKER, the first in a high stakes, near-future trilogy about a teen girl trying to save her best friend from the tangle of terrorist

A love-letter to writing.

posted on 10 Oct 2012 at 12:28 am
This is what happens when you give a writer open slather to talk about anything they want. Sometimes we just want to be all soppy and romantic. Does that work when it’s not about a person, but about writing itself? I don’t know. Take a lo

A Slow Update on the Mundane Train of Thought

posted on 6 Oct 2012 at 11:05 pm
While on holidays, I was interviewed by io9’s Charlie Jane Anders for an article on “mundane space opera” (following up a rant of mine on LJ from some years back, just before I started writing Astropolis). The article came out a cou

Supanova Adelaide

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World Fantasy Convention

posted on at 10:47 pm
If I’m not in the program, you’ll find me at the con bar.