Sean Williams

do wot?

posted on 31 Oct 2006 at 8:56 am
Ken of Nethspace hurled a wide-ranging series of questions at me over the weekend for an interview on Wotmania, a large on-line community that started as a website devoted to Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time series and has since grown into several

reviews and such

posted on 16 Sep 2006 at 10:47 am
Gabe Chouinard has posted a thought-provoking treatise on The Crooked Letter and reviews in general here, in which I am exhorted to become “more purple, so to speak”. It’s a fair call. 🙂 Check it out. He has lots of interesting t

an accessible cataclysm

posted on 7 Sep 2006 at 10:07 am
It’s been a hectic fortnight on the fantasy frontline. The Devoured Earth debuted in the Dymocks national fantasy top ten list on its release in Australia. To celebrate its launch, readers in Adelaide are invited to Borders on Friday the 15th o

friends are electric

posted on 28 Jul 2006 at 7:54 pm
So Jonathan Strahan rings me today and tells me that Gary Numan is playing a gig just up the road from the Worldcon hotel the same week we’re there. This is a Big Deal for me, and not just because I’ve recently finished a book that relies

Orson Scott Card’s Intergalactic Medicine Show & Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine

posted on 8 Jul 2006 at 9:12 am
Hey, love those long publication names. We’ve come a long way from “Analog”, “Omni” and “Eidolon” (or have we come full circle?). Anyway, I’m still behind on posting properly and replying to comments, t


posted on 1 Jul 2006 at 9:26 am
Just a quick note to say that I’m still here and intending to post properly soon. June was a hectic month, thanks mainly to finishing the first draft of Saturn Returns, editing the copy edited ms and final pages of The Devoured Earth on very ti

a good start

posted on 13 Jan 2006 at 11:13 am
2006 gets off to a great start with the publication of my 20th novel, Geodesica: Descent, and the reviews are terrific. Harriet Klausner : “Sean Williams and Shane Dix…are great world builders, their prose lush, visual and so descriptive

Santa’s (sad) sack #1

posted on 6 Dec 2005 at 5:41 pm
Herein a few newsworthy items I’ve accrued in recent weeks but haven’t done anything about, partly out of laziness, mostly out of not having enough time, thanks to (1) The Devoured Earth, which became half a book a couple of days ago. Tha

Update (The Changeling, The Devoured Earth)

posted on 21 Oct 2005 at 10:20 am
It’s been an unhappy few weeks, but there is always a silver lining. The Changeling, the short, dark fantasy novel for kids that I wrote for my Masters, has been printed, bound and submitted for examination. With help from certain very generous

The Changeling God, um, changes

posted on 25 Sep 2005 at 9:46 pm
Because it hasn’t had enough titles already, THE CHANGELING GOD is now THE DEVOURED EARTH. Thanks to numerous people for helping me work this out. The decision was made in Queensland, at a writers’ retreat with Rob Hood at Prue Mason̵