Sean Williams

wordage, wordage everywhere

posted on 30 Sep 2006 at 10:54 am
Sometimes being a writer is more about reading than writing. Sometimes reading swamps writing entirely, a situation I find myself in at the moment. I don’t mean reading over my own work during the editing process; neither do I mean reading for

a thousand words a pop

posted on 8 Sep 2006 at 8:52 am
I finally have a Flickr account (here) containing photos that range from the professional (Writers of the Future) to the personal (dusty imprints of my arse). I’ll post anything that takes my fancy, in no particular order. My favourites at the

pure filler

posted on 24 Aug 2006 at 4:57 am
Here’s a link to the launch of Writers of the Future Volume XXII. More photos to follow, I hope. In the meantime, I was saddened to miss this occasion, as sent to me by a friend: > Aug 18 > Bad Poetry Day — After all the “good” poetry

blame Sinbad

posted on 21 Aug 2006 at 3:05 pm
The Writers of the Future bash was amazing fun, with new and old friends combining to make it just as mind-blowing as ever. I’ll post something more profound than that soon, when photos of the event appear online. I’m in LA now and absolu

worldcon & wotf

posted on 11 Aug 2006 at 11:04 am
August is going to be a busy kind of fun. Or a fun kind of busy. I can’t decide which, or if there’s even a difference. First up is the 22nd Annual Writers of the Future Awards, which will be held with all due ceremony this year at the Sa

Santa’s grab bag #2

posted on 17 Dec 2005 at 9:34 am
A couple of pleasant pre-Xmas items: (1) Geodesica: Ascent has been nominated for an Aurealis Award in the Science Fiction section. (Follow the link for the complete list of nominations.) Results announced in Brisbane Feb 25. (2) I’ve been aske

home at last

posted on 6 Sep 2005 at 7:48 am
I’m back from the Writers of the Future bash in Seattle (a blast) plus a brief holiday in Thailand (a long-needed recharge). Back to numerous deadlines. Nothing new there. 🙂 The Hanging Mountains CEM needs to be edited and in the mail by nex


posted on 12 Aug 2005 at 10:07 am
Oh, and speaking of L. Ron Hubbard, I’m very excited to have been invited to become a judge for the Writers of the Future. It’s been thirteen years since I attended my own award ceremony, at which I swore I’d be back one day as a ju