Good news, everybody!

Honourable Mention

My story, “In Which Joe and Laurie Save Rock n’ Roll,” originally published in Tesseracts Eleven, has just been granted an honourable mention in Gardner Dozois Twenty-fifth Annual Year’s Best Science Fiction. Before I got my hands on a copy of the book, I had Dave take pictures for me:

Honourable Mention

Also I made that dinner you see in those photos, to celebrate. “In Which Joe and Laurie Save Rock n’ Roll” was my first national sale, so it was pretty lucky to get mentioned in Year’s Best right out of the gate. (My friends’ reactions made it real: Karl called it a “big, big deal,” Watts said I was making enemies already, and Cory, who published the story, used capslock.)