Origins Debacle Update

If you missed last week’s drama, the details of my being removed as the Origins Writer Guest of Honor are here: http://monsterhunternation.com/2018/05/15/statement-concerning-my-being-disinvited-as-the-guest-of-honor-for-origins-game-fair/ I was first officially approached to be the GoH on 1/23/2018. My correspondence at this point was with a famous author who was representing their writing track. I’ve left his name out of … Continue reading Origins Debacle Update

Statement Concerning My Being Disinvited as the Guest of Honor for Origins Game Fair

I posted the following on Facebook yesterday: So I’m no longer the writer guest of honor at origins. My invitation has been revoked. It was the usual nonsense. Right after I was announced as a guest some people started throwing a temper tantrum about my alleged racist/sexist/homophobic/whatever (of course, with zero proof or actual examples), … Continue reading Statement Concerning My Being Disinvited as the Guest of Honor for Origins Game Fair

Fisking the Latest Diversity in Sci-Fi Freak Out

This article popped up on Facebook the other day. The headline is click bait nonsense. The actual content tries to make a point but has to make some really silly assumptions to get to it. Then their solution is ass backwards. http://www.theverge.com/2016/8/4/12374306/science-fiction-diversity-numbers-fireside-report After reading this defeatist garbage I figured I needed to say something. This … Continue reading Fisking the Latest Diversity in Sci-Fi Freak Out