2022's thoughtful and thought-provoking JRR Tolkien Lecture on Fantasy Literature by Rebecca F. Kuang is now available on the organisation's YouTube channel - along with previous years' talks. All very well worth your time. Details and links here tolkienlecture.org/

This is very specific but I'm wondering if anyone here knows any resources for trans people in Croatia? I'm trying to put someone there who has very transphobic parents in touch with some support. :boosts_ok:

Down from first place to 14th thanks to a lengthy period of Tory government, and it would be much worse if the new “guidance” on trans equality from the EHRC was actually law.

Day 1 of my banana eating challenge is over. Here’s what I have been cooking and eating cheryl-morgan.com/?p=29016

It is One25 fundraising time again, folks, and this year it is all about 🍌🍌🍌

Explanation here: cheryl-morgan.com/?p=29013

And you can donate here: justgiving.com/fundraising/che


RT @samblackledge@twitter.com

Luke Pollard, Plymouth’s first openly gay MP, with Dylan Tippetts, the city’s first openly trans councillor

🐦🔗: twitter.com/samblackledge/stat

Another month's sales report from @WTPress today is showing encouraging numbers for the Green Man series in the US. Given the ongoing everything, that's got to be down to word of mouth recommendations, so a heartfelt thank you to every reader who's been sharing their enthusiasm for these books ❤️

It's Book Quote Wednesday and the word is 'kill'. A girl's been murdered and Dan realises the murder involves the hidden world he was born into. If no one else can see the truth, how will justice be done?
Amazon UK amzn.to/3vXatAh
Amazon US amzn.to/3pQ0JGZ https://

I've blogged about the recent report from The Society of Authors and the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain exposing widespread bad practice among companies that charge writers for publication. It's essential reading with hard (in every sense) facts and figures.

If you subscribe to Clarkesworld Magazine through its Android and Apple apps, read this. neil-clarke.com/clarkesworld-a

Guess which idiot forgot a deadline and spent today bashing out 6000 words on gender in the Ancient Near East. Good job it was something I know a lot about. I hope the editors like it.

And full time. England champions again, but the rest of the field is catching up. 🇫🇷12🏉24🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

Show older

The original server operated by the Mastodon gGmbH non-profit