Everything from:preserved lemons

Good editors. Also, preserved lemons.

Cool news from Strange Horizons this week: Julia Rios has joined the already-fantastic editorial team.  I already loved reading, and selling to, Strange Horizons, and I think they’re set to continue their excellent track record. It’s also fascinating to realize how much more a part of the SF community I have become.  In 2009 when I made my first sale to Strange Horizons, I didn’t know anyone there–I just knew they were consistently publishing stories I loved, and even more importantly, stories that made me feel welcome.  (I don’t mind telling you, oh entire world, that when I made that sale I was so happy I actually wept.)  Now, I’ve worked with all three of editors in different ways and I hope to do so again (as soon as I finish the next damned story, damn it). I became acquainted with Julia through the network of Viable Paradise alumni who gather at cons.  Julia did an amazing podcast of my story “Who in Mortal Chains”.  The other new editor, Brit Mandelo, is also the editor of Beyond Binary, and so of course I have a very high opinion of her editorial sense.  Senior editor Jed Hartman was the one who […]

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