John Scalzi is one of the most popular and acclaimed SF authors to emerge in the last decade. His debut, Old Man's War, won him science fiction's John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. His New York Times bestsellers include The Last Colony, Fuzzy Nation, Lock In, and also Redshirts, which won 2013's Hugo Award for Best Novel. Material from his widely read blog Whatever has also earned him two other Hugo Awards. He lives in Ohio with his wife and daughter.
The Collapsing Empire is the latest book from John Scalzi, author of the New York Times bestselling series The Old Man's War. John tells us more about his writing process, with everything from where he writes, to what he writes on!
An illustration of my current state of writing on deadline. https://t.co/ui0w9ZT4Iu
by @scalzi - an hour ago
@wordpressdotcom @netflix Awwww. Thanks, folks!
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Don't get cocky.
Fox poll: Jones leads Moore by 10 in Alabama https://t.co/T2g8bOnH0s
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If you need a little bit of holiday cheer at the moment, over on my site people are talking about the best-received… https://t.co/7IjDxrz93Q
@rgay Metaphorical, or just on the North 405?
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Here's some news I think you folks who follow me here might be interested in:
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The official release date of "Don't Live For Your Obituary," my collection of a decade's worth of wr...
by @scalzi - 5 days ago
In which Chuck Wendig and Sam Sykes talk about movies, and I show up with recipes, and at least some...
by @scalzi - 24 days ago
PRO WRITING TIP: This is what a story with a three act structure looks like.
Hey, look at this: The Collapsing Empire is a finalist in this year's Goodreads Choice Awards in Sci...
by @scalzi - 27 days ago
A Question For You Whilst I Finish My Book - 9 hours ago
I’m soooooooooo close to finishing Head On (which was due a long time ago ugh), so while I’m busy typing, here’s a participatory thread with a festive, holiday-themed question for you: What was the best-received gift you ever gave for the holidays? Which is to say, not the gift you thought was the best, or […]
Whatever Holiday Gift Guide 2017, Day Five: Charities - 3 days ago
For the last four days, the Whatever Gift Guide 2017 has been about helping you find the perfect gifts for friends and loved ones. But today I’d like to remind folks that the season is also about helping those in need. So this final day is for charities. If you’re looking for a place to make a […]
Old Man’s War in Development at Netflix - 4 days ago
So here’s some lively holiday news: An Old Man’s War movie is currently in development at Netflix. Surprise! Here are the details over at Deadline.com. I’m pretty happy about this. And now, your questions: Are you excited? Hell, yes. One, because I would love to see an OMW movie. But also, two, Netflix is a […]
Whatever Holiday Gift Guide 2017, Day Four: Fan Favorites! - 4 days ago
For the first three days of the Whatever Gift Guide 2017, I’ve let authors and creators tell you about their work. Today is different: Today is Fan Favorites day, in which fans, admirers and satisfied customers share with you a few of their favorite things — and you can share some of your favorite things as well. This is a […]
Whatever Holiday Gift Guide 2017, Day Three: Arts, Crafts, Music and More - 5 days ago
The Whatever Holiday Gift Guide 2017 continues, and today we move away from books and focus on other gifts and crafts — which you can take to mean just about any other sort of thing a creative person might make: Music, art, knitting, jewelry, artisan foodstuffs and so on. These can be great, unique gifts for special folks […]
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