Announcement Archive

Tor and the Volunteer Thought Police Department

Posted June 24, 2015 By John C Wright

As noted before, a conflict of interest requires I recuse myself from expressing either support or opposition to the boycott of Tor, my publisher, urged on by my readers. Obviously I would prefer to retain the goodwill of both. Also obviously, I would prefer the matter be solved in a civil and professional fashion. To […]

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Moshe Feder Speaks for Himself

Posted June 20, 2015 By John C Wright

Tor Books editor Moshe Feder is my wife’s editor. Hence, her customers, her readers, the people who are delighted with her novels, are his customers as well, the people who pay him to do his job so that he can make a living. He has decided publicly to rebuff those customers Mr Feder calls our […]

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Embargo On

Posted June 19, 2015 By John C Wright

Peter Grant is no longer going to buy anything from Tor: Regrettably, due to the apparent lack of action by (and the deafening silence from) Tor and Macmillan, the time has come to do as I promised.  I therefore ask all those who believe, as I do, that the recent statement by Irene Gallo, and […]

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I Am A Real Person

Posted June 15, 2015 By John C Wright

Dear Readers, I have received more messages, publicly and privately, from fans who enjoy and buy my works but who, deeply offended at at least four, perhaps more, of the ranking officers of my publisher, have told me they can no longer buy my works. This is unprecedented, or, I should say, at least I […]

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Nethereal is Here

Posted June 11, 2015 By John C Wright

My pen pal and (as of now) fellow writer Brian Niemeier announces the birth of his first born. Novel. First novel, I meant. Today marks the release of my first novel, Nethereal. http://www.brianniemeier.com/2015/06/nethereal-is-now-available.html .

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Honor is Satisfied

Posted June 10, 2015 By John C Wright

A reader asked what I meant when I said, that as a matter of formality, Irene Gallo’s pro forma and possibly insincere apology for her pro-forma and possibly insincere insult satisfied my sense of honor. It is difficult for me to explain something that is second nature to me, which is alien to the modern […]

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Tom Doherty

Posted June 9, 2015 By John C Wright

Mr Doherty was pulled out of his sickbed to make the following announcement concerning the Irene Gallo affair. A Message from Tom Doherty to Our Readers and Authors Tom Doherty Mon Jun 8, 2015 6:19pm Post a comment 1 Favorite [+] The Science Fiction community is populated with engaged authors and fans many of whom […]

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Finished!

Posted June 6, 2015 By John C Wright

The manuscript of the sixth and final volume of my Eschaton Sequence, COUNT TO INFINITY, is done. Well, it needs a reread and a spelling check, but I just wrote down, this very hour and minute, the curtain line I first put in my outline notes in May of 2005. Ten years and one month. […]

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The Phoenix never lays an Egg!

Posted May 26, 2015 By John C Wright

Message from Mike Allen: CLOCKWORK PHOENIX is an anthology series devoted to publishing brave, beautiful, experimental work that is open to stories from everyone anywhere. There’s only two days left to make it fly, and we open to submissions as soon as we are funded! Please check us out here: http://tinyurl.com/CP5kick My comment: The previous volumes of […]

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Hugo Packet Ready

Posted May 18, 2015 By John C Wright

HUGO NOMINEE PACKET AVAILABLE Spokane, Washington, 18 May 2015 A digital file of many of the Hugo Award nominees is now available for members of Sasquan to download at http://sasquan.org/hugo-awards/packet_download/. This free download is supplied by the creators and publishers of works that are nominated for the awards. It is free to all current Supporting, […]

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