ELEMENTS: A Collection of Speculative Fiction received a starred review at Publishers weekly.
The unassuming title conceals a debut collection that highlights the author’s considerable skills…her remarkable prose and the diversity of her visions.
Read the complete review on the Publishers Weekly site.
I’ve always enjoyed learning how authors create the stories they publish, and I’m not alone. It’s no surprise that the most popular question authors hear is, “Where do you get your ideas?”
To answer that question in my own way, I’ve added extra content here on the blog as a bonus for my readers.
Elements contains 21 short stories — 14 reprints and 7 new to the collection.
If you click on a story title, the link will … Continue reading
Ongoing launches and appearances for Suzanne Church and her book Elements:
GenCon 2015, July 30 to August 2, 2015
Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, Indiana – SUZANNE CANCELLED HER APPEARANCE AT GENCON
World Fantasy Convention 2015, November 5 to 8, 2015
Saratoga Springs, New York
SFContario 2015, November 20 to 22, 2015
Ad Astra 2016, April 15-17, … Continue reading
I thought about this topic all day yesterday. Slept on it, and decided that I needed to be honest. That I needed to share with the world my feelings about Fathers’ Day in an actual, very-un-Canadian rant.
It’s not like me to rant at all. I’m no ranter. I value politeness, sensibility, and courtesy whenever possible. Heck, the word “Canadian” is practically tattooed on each strand of my DNA.
Because ranting yesterday would’ve ruined Fathers’ … Continue reading
PenguiCon is April 24th to 26th.
Suzanne will be promoting her current book ELEMENTS: A Collection of Speculative Fiction
Her schedule for the con:
Saturday, April 25th
3:00-4:00 PM Rad Women in Music; Patty Templeton, Suzanne Church (Board of Governors)
6:00-7:00PM Plotting Vs Pantsing – An Author’s Dilemma; Rachael Acks, Matt Betts, Suzanne Church, Michael Elliott, Jen Haeger, Jim Leach, Clarence Young (Hamlin)
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Today (April 14th) the surgeon cleared me for surgery to repair the tear in the meniscus of my right knee. Wohoo!
The surgery is scheduled for April 27th – which just happens to fall AFTER PenguiCon and with enough rehab time (6-10 weeks) that I’ll be able to attend GenCon! The timing couldn’t be better, IMHO. (thank you to whoever cancelled to create that time slot).
The surgeon is hopeful that the arthritis in my knee won’t be too worsened … Continue reading