I am thrilled to announce not one–but two–exciting projects due for release in 2020, including the much-anticipated sequel to The Apothecary’s Curse—Alchemy of Glass, to be released April 21, 2020 by Pyr Books!! Here’s the description from the official page at Simon and Schuster: simonandschuster.com/books/Alchemy-…: A tale magical as spun glass and terrifying as a […]
Looking forward to participating in Capricon later this week (February 14-17) at the Westin North Shore in Wheeling, IL in the Chicago North Shore. It’s a great conference for speculative fiction writers (and fans). Great panels, food, and parties. I’ll be on three panels: INDISTINGUISHABLE FROM MAGIC: SF OR FANTASY. One of my favorite topics: […]
Most of you know that bit of excellent writing advice, the rule about letting a draft sit and marinate for a time before diving into the revision process? It’s good advice, but a rule I don’t usually follow. Until now, that is, while awaiting the editorial notes for my forthcoming novel (working title: The Alchemy of Glass: […]
Pandas at the National Zoo in Washington, DC. Original photography by Barbara Barnett
A visual guide to The Apothecary’s Curse via Pinterest.
How does the Child Ballad Tam Lin connect to The world of “The Apothecary’s Curse?” Have a read (and a listen)