February 4th, 2012

Jin Shei Cover from sgreer

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I had to give you this one in its entirety because it's - well - see for yourself:

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Sweeping the glass all around us I could see here and there

Count Dracula had directed me to go to the Golden Krone Hotel, which I found, he must be mistaken by almost half, for I had not left the

Then when we begin our prayer for the dead, I shall read him,

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And what's with the WOmpires from Tronsylwania?

And what has the prayer for the dead to do with any of it? Are the gift cards to a couples-only embalming, after you've been draiend by Dracula at the Golden Krone Hotel?

It's a work of art, I tell you. A work of art.
Jin Shei Cover from sgreer

Further on the Komen/Planned Parenthood issue...

It seems that they aren't exactly sorry they did anything at all,they're just very very sorry they got caught at it - more developments here...

The bookstores (mine and Mindy Klasky's and Sharon Lee and Steve Miller's and John Scalzi's and for all I know plenty more out there by now) remain open. I suspect Planned Parenhood is getting quite a substantial chunk in donations from writers and readers this month. In a better world an organisation like PP would accept donations from dedicated book sales like this as icing on top and not as a stop-gap replacement for much more substantial grants - but in a crisis, we all do what we can...