Charles Stross was born in Leeds, England, in 1964. He has worked as a pharmacist, software engineer and freelance journalist, but now writes full-time. To date, Stross has won two Hugo awards and been nominated twelve times. He has also won the Locus Award for Best Novel, the Locus Award for Best Novella and has been shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke and Nebula Awards. He is the author of the popular Merchant Princes and Empire Games series, set in the same world. In addition, his fiction has been translated into around a dozen languages. Stross lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, with his wife Feorag, a couple of cats, several thousand books, and an ever-changing herd of obsolescent computers.
Ahead of the publication of Dark State, the second book in the Empire Games Trilogy, Charles Stross shares his writing process.
Charles Stross takes on the 5 question interivew, and tells us about his novel Empire Games, his top tips for writing, and favourite (and timely) film.
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by @cstross - an hour ago
@kithrup Had second-thoughts reservations about (a) Siri and (b) privacy. Picture now looks better, though as I hat… https://t.co/nvFgXJ1Z6d
by @cstross - 2 hours ago
@kw217 Correct (I blame the proofreader), but it's too late to fix. Book won't be retypeset in this edition.
by @cstross - 4 hours ago
RT @AndyGilder: For someone "standing for Britain", that's an awfully American spelling of "honour" you've got there.
Standards are slippi…
by @cstross - 5 hours ago
RT @jana_bacevic: I found this comic yesterday and think I want to marry it & have its babies. https://t.co/NcNMDk0GHi
by @cstross - 7 hours ago
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