Monthly Archives: October 2014

Guest Post on Gaie Sebold’s Blog

Gaie Sebold, a guest on this blog a few months ago, kindly asked me some questions about writing, most of which I was able to answer. Results here: http://gaiesebold.com/?page_id=356 Thank you Gaie.

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Bristolcon Schedule

Bristolcon is on Saturday 25th October I’ll be travelling to Bristol on Friday (arriving around 3 p.m.) and returning home Sunday morning (staying over in the convention hotel) so if anyone is hanging out in the hotel, I’ll see you … Continue reading

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Guest Post on Deborah Walker’s Blog

The lovely and very prolific writer, Deborah Walker invided me to do a gust post on her blog, which is now up here: http://deborahwalkersbibliography.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/empire-of-dust-psi-tech-novel-published.html

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Milford 2014

I just realised I never blogged about Milford 2014, hardly surprising, perhaps, with everything else that’s been going on, book-wise, but here goes – a retrospective. (As you know, Bob,) Milford is the Milford SF Writers’ Conference, a peer-to-peer workshopping … Continue reading

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My Guest Post on Ben Jeapes’ Blog

Ben Jeapes did an excellent gust post here on my Live Journal blog a few months ago and now he’d invited me to guest on his blog. Here’s my post – about the value of critique groups. http://www.benjeapes.com/index.php/2014/10/everyones-a-critic/ Ben and … Continue reading

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My Guest Post on the Bristol Books Blog

Great to be invited to answer some interview questions for the Bristol Books Blog in advance of attending Bristolcon this coming Saturday (25th October). Answers here: http://brsbkblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/10/interview-with-jacey-bedford.html?spref=tw

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My Guest Post on Ruth Booth’s Blog

Delighted to be invited to guest on Ruth Booth’s blog. We both sing and we both write, so I’ve written about the parallels bertween writing and singing. http://www.ruthbooth.com/2014/10/guest-blog-jacey-bedford-on-the-parallels-between-writing-and-singing/

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It’s real

Though the official publication day isn’t until 4th November a box of advance promo copies of Empire of Dust arrived this morning. Five hundred and thirty two pages of papery goodness in my hot little hands at last. I can’t … Continue reading

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Submitting what you write

Despite all my good intentions I realised that while I’ve been busy with my novels (revising one and writing the next from scratch) I have completely ignored my backlog of short stories. My daft little story, The Loneliness of the … Continue reading

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Why I love my cover for Empire of Dust

When my editor, Sheila Gilbert at DAW, said she was planning to get Stephan Martiniere  to do the illustration for the cover of Empire of Dust I confess it was a name I didn’t know. Turns out I was showing … Continue reading

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