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JV
Posted on Friday, July 09, 2004 - 11:06 am:   

I'm happy to report that a German hardcover deal for City of Saints is about to be inked. I'll have more news on this in a couple of days, but I can say that it's with one of the most prestigious publishers in Germany.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Friday, July 09, 2004 - 11:14 am:   

I've also confirmed that I'll be at WorldCon in Boston, from that Thurs through Sunday.

JeffV
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John Klima
Posted on Friday, July 09, 2004 - 11:31 am:   

Sweet! I'll see you there!

JK
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Jonathan Strahan
Posted on Saturday, July 10, 2004 - 02:06 am:   

Hey Jeff

Hopefully we'll get to catch up in Boston, maybe in a bar somewhere? I'll be in town from the Tues evening before the con through to the Tuesday morning after, so plenty of time. See you there!

Jonathan
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JV
Posted on Sunday, July 11, 2004 - 03:14 pm:   

Oh--excellent, yes, Jonathan, and John!

JeffV
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Rajan
Posted on Monday, July 12, 2004 - 12:59 pm:   

I'm not a Jonathan or John, or indeed a Jeff or Jefferson or Joe, but I will most likely be at Worldcon, too. Hope to run into you there.
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JV
Posted on Monday, July 12, 2004 - 01:00 pm:   

Cool--sounds good, Rajan.
Jeff
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, July 13, 2004 - 12:48 pm:   

In more new news, Laser Books in the Czech Republic has just bought Veniss Underground. They will publish it along with all of the related Veniss stories. Other authors in this line include China Mieville and K.J. Bishop.

Jeff
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Liz
Posted on Wednesday, July 14, 2004 - 02:17 am:   

Cool! Go you, Jeff!
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, July 14, 2004 - 08:13 am:   

Thanks, Liz.

And it appears that Klett-Cotta in Germany--they publish a ton of big names--will be buying City of Saints for publication in hardcover. More news on this soon.

JeffV
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Rajan
Posted on Monday, August 02, 2004 - 12:24 pm:   

Congrats, Jeff.

On a somewhat related note,I was pleased to see copies of Veniss Underground on the shelf at a bookstore when I was visiting Australia.
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, September 08, 2004 - 12:36 pm:   

Er, a new review of City of Saints & Madmen.

http://www.strangehorizons.com/2004/20040906/saintsandmadmen-r.shtml

I don't quite know what to make of it, except to say that when I wrote "Dradin" I didn't know slugs didn't have shells--I was confusing them with snails. However, this is a mistake easily remedied.

As for the rest of it, I dearly wish he'd read the "King Squid" bibliography. Then he might have understood the emotional depth of the story. But mostly, this review is just confusing to me, both the positive and the negative parts.

JeffV
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Mike S.
Posted on Thursday, September 09, 2004 - 08:16 am:   

That's not a review; it's an undergraduate English paper. With something about the decline of civilization via P.O.D. in there. Or something.
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J. Erik Lundberg
Posted on Friday, September 10, 2004 - 06:34 pm:   

I'm actually rather surprised that Mark Rich completely ignores the latter half of the book as well. I guess he's a very literal reader and doesn't like any of dat pomo gawbahge.

I disagree strongly with this review, if it can rightly be called such. It feels like he got the first edition of CITY OF SAINTS with just the four novellas, and was just too lazy to get the most recent one, so he dismisses all the new material as extraneous fluff.
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Neddal
Posted on Saturday, September 11, 2004 - 07:15 pm:   

Um... Too lazy? Come on. Someone correct me if I'm wrong but I assume that someone SH assigned him the book to review. So he's lazy for writing about the edition he recieved? (If that is indeed the edition he recieved, I got the feeling he was writing about the Prime hardback.)

I *only* have the Cosmos edition, does that make me a lazy reader?

His bio gives the imnpression that his main interest is poetry which would account for his close reading of word choice, word order, and the section on sonority.

I don't know why everyone has been jumping on the review. No, he didn't seem quite sure what to make of the book - I think that's a valid response. At least the piece is thoughtful.

Jeff - You didn't know that slugs didn't have shells? And you have the nerve to call yourself a writer? Man... (When I read it, I assumed that slugs in Ambergris had shells, it's not that much of a stretch)

I hope Ivan doesn't hit you guys too hard.
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JV
Posted on Saturday, September 11, 2004 - 09:20 pm:   

The only part of the review I think is retarded is the POD stuff. That's just stupid. I also think a reviewer is duty-bound to try to review the full book if they're going to review a book, not half of it.

I know Mark. He's a very good fiction writer.

JeffV
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EricS
Posted on Sunday, September 12, 2004 - 10:16 am:   

Read through the Rich piece. I agree with Mike S. that it isn't really a review, but rather a critical analysis. It gives away too many spoilers to make it actually useful as a review and the critical analysis requires some familiarity with the text.

Well it's not just a critical analysis either. Sometimes it is a review. Sometimes it's a marriage of the two, or maybe not so much a marriage but Siamese twins (a tall twin joined with a dwarf at the head).

As critical analysis, I consider it perfectly fine to explore a subset of the stories in detail. But as a reader of such analysis, one needs to have sufficient interest in the critic's vantage point/ interests to want to follow along.
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JV
Posted on Sunday, September 12, 2004 - 11:03 am:   

I don't really understand all the bru-ha-ha now, er, brewing in the comments section of the Mumpsimus blog, though. I didn't mention the review to Cheryl Morgan or Matt Cheney, and don't read the nonfiction on Strange Horizons, so don't know whether it's good or not. I'm used to lame-ass reviews of City of Saints--positive and negative--so I'm fairly sanguine about the whole thing, to be honest.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Friday, September 24, 2004 - 11:11 am:   

AST Publishers in Moscow, Russia, have taken the Russian language rights to City of Saints for a nice chunk o' change.

JV
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2004 - 05:41 pm:   

Veniss Underground has sold to AST Publishers in Moscow, Russia!

JeffV
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Jonathan
Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2004 - 07:31 pm:   

Woo hoo! Congrats Jeff, or some other suitable word with lots of Z's and V's in it.
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, October 12, 2004 - 07:58 pm:   

Thanks! Yes--it's getting nuts. More foreign deals to come.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, October 13, 2004 - 03:43 pm:   

I'm also thrilled to announce that "Three Days in a Bordertown" from Polyphony 4 has been accepted for Jonathan Strahan and Karen Haber's The Year's Best SF anthology!

JeffV
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J. Erik Lundberg
Posted on Thursday, October 14, 2004 - 09:59 am:   

Conga rats!
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Deborah
Posted on Thursday, October 14, 2004 - 12:58 pm:   

Congrats from me, too, Jeff. I may be nearly as happy about this as you are!

:-)
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Robert Devereux
Posted on Thursday, October 14, 2004 - 08:05 pm:   

So, how many languages have you been translated into now (or in this case, are you in the process of being translated)?
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JV
Posted on Friday, October 15, 2004 - 05:31 am:   

Yeah--Deborah (and Jay)--THANKS for publishing the story!!

Well, now that I'm being translated into Australian, that would be 12 to 14 languages. I've lost count.

JeffV
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John Klima
Posted on Friday, October 15, 2004 - 05:46 am:   

For Australian, do they add 'mate' every now and then and translate mushroom into 'shrimp on the barbie'?

JK
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Jonathan
Posted on Friday, October 15, 2004 - 05:50 am:   

No. We just put pubs in all of the border towns. <g> Actually, it's a great story, even without the pubs (which would make it even better).
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JV
Posted on Friday, October 15, 2004 - 06:00 am:   

True--pubs would be good. I'll add those to the next story in the cycle!

JeffV
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John Klima
Posted on Friday, October 15, 2004 - 06:47 am:   

Every story should have pubs in them. Better yet, every story should magically provide the reader with a pub in which to read the story.

JK

PS-Let me know if you want me to translate any books into Midwestern. Don'cha know?
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, October 26, 2004 - 04:50 pm:   

Also, changed the "skin" to my website:

http://www.jeffvandermeer.com

Every time I have a new book out, I'll probably do this. If it's reasonable to do so. To kinda showcase the art.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Saturday, November 20, 2004 - 01:22 pm:   

Some minor but pleasing news--I've been awarded a Florida Artist Enhancement Grant that will pay for all of my expenses going to and at the three-day Associated Writing Programs conference in Vancouver next year.

JeffV
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J. Erik Lundberg
Posted on Monday, November 22, 2004 - 09:35 am:   

Wow! Congrats!
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JV
Posted on Sunday, November 28, 2004 - 12:23 pm:   

BookMunch interview about Veniss, conducted by Liz Williams:

http://www.bookmunch.co.uk/view.php?id=1505

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JV
Posted on Sunday, November 28, 2004 - 08:09 pm:   

Shout out in local paper, along with thumbnails of other local Tallahassee writers.

http://www.tallahassee.com/mld/tallahassee/living/community/10265315.htm

Jeff
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neil a
Posted on Tuesday, November 30, 2004 - 08:20 am:   

Hi, Jeff.

I've just read your interview with LIz WIlliams on Bookmunch (or rather her interview with you).

I was interested in what you said about writers who have moved around in childhood, and then later on you mentioned about words being alive because, etymologically, they have a lineage, which you relate to people having a lineage. Why is this sense of lineage important to you? Is it due to the fact that there's little tie with a specific landscape, or is it as a connection with culture/ knowledge that can be reaped from the past?
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, November 30, 2004 - 09:44 am:   

Give me a sec on that one! I'll have to re-read the interview. Been awhile since I read my responses.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Thursday, December 16, 2004 - 02:12 pm:   

Latest review of Why Should I Cut Your Throat?, which is a complete and utter pan:

http://www.thealienonline.net/ao_030.asp?tid=2&scid=21&iid=2667

Enjoy!

JeffV
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Rhys
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 08:58 am:   

I have to confess that I thought this a very funny review (although I'm not entirely sure I understood it).
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JV
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 10:07 am:   

LOL! It's an ass-whoopin'. Which is fine. We all gotta take our licks from time to time.

JeffV
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des
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 10:11 am:   

I'd be very proud of such a review. It moved me. But it also moved me to wonder what *is* this rarified world of literary message boards, reviews, conventions etc. that we inhabit? What's it all about, Alfie?
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JV
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 10:40 am:   

It's a hot house for hot heads and a chill out for chill brains. I dunno, Des. I think your question was rhetorical--I think you know the answer, and I think you're going to tell us.


JeffV
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Brendan
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 01:44 pm:   

I don't know.

I don't think it is a bad review actually! I have not read the book, but for me, it makes it sound interesting! It makes you (Jeff) sound like a sort of modern Rousseau...

After all, the guy DID seem to read the whole book - while wincing. So there must have been some level of fascination going on.

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JV
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 01:55 pm:   

Er, not really looking for sympathy. Just gotta post the bad with the good.

JeffV
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des
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 02:12 pm:   

I think it was a brilliant review. I was being serious when I said I'd be very proud of it. And to evoke such a response... The best I've read for ages.
A rhystorical question, btw, Jeff.
des
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JV
Posted on Friday, December 17, 2004 - 09:30 pm:   

Actually, Des, I think you're right. I think I see it.

jeff
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Brendan
Posted on Saturday, December 18, 2004 - 12:11 am:   

Oh, I was not being sympathetic. Not in the least. I was just saying, honestly, that I thought it was not bad publicity. I mean, I am happy when someone even mentions something I wrote, so if the guy is going to spend that much space on panning your book it is a clear sign of success. If no one reviewed the book, I could see room for sympathy.

But maybe you don't want comments at all. In which case...my apologies.

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Rhys
Posted on Saturday, December 18, 2004 - 05:10 am:   

I agree with that. This reviewer read the book -- that in itself is a marvel. He seems to have read all of it.

Now I've had whole books published which haven't had a single review. Sometimes I've been luckier than that -- I've been reviewed by someone who hasn't read my book, or read maybe a quarter of it.
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JV
Posted on Saturday, December 18, 2004 - 06:53 am:   

Oh, no, Brendan--this thread is for reporting news and then whatever happens as a result of doing so. Is all fine.

Actually, Rhys, he appears to have stopped reading it after the reviews, thus ignoring 10,000 words of Angela Carter essay, along with another 24,0000 words of other essays. Or, about 1/3 of the book.

JeffV
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des
Posted on Saturday, December 18, 2004 - 06:58 am:   

I had a positively good review of my book that the reviewer admitted not completing, as she felt it would take her years to read it!!

Reviews as a subject of how they are done etc are a big issue ... so I'd better not get on my hobby-horse.
des
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Brendan
Posted on Saturday, December 18, 2004 - 07:26 am:   

Jeff: Cool...

Yes, reviews are funny things. One thing however is quite sure, that a good book will always outlive a bad review. (A good one too, but, rhetorically, the sentence only works with the word bad.)
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JV
Posted on Sunday, January 30, 2005 - 06:16 am:   

Secret Life and "Three Days in a Border Town" made the Locus recommended list:

http://www.locusmag.com/2005/Issues/02RecommendedReading.html

JeffV
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Scott William Carter
Posted on Sunday, January 30, 2005 - 11:54 am:   

Cool, man. Way to go.
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, February 02, 2005 - 07:43 pm:   

http://www.locusmag.com/2005/Features/01_VanderMeer_BestOf2004.html

And the rationale behind the decisions here

http://www.vanderworld.blogspot.com


JeffV
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Forrest
Posted on Wednesday, February 02, 2005 - 08:44 pm:   

By the way, I LO-O-O-OVED Evenson's THE WAVERING KNIFE. What a stunning collection! One of the best collections I've read in the past several years.
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JV
Posted on Thursday, February 03, 2005 - 09:25 am:   

And Claude Lalumiere's year's best, on Locus Online, for symmetry:

http://www.locusmag.com/2005/Features/01_Lalumiere_BestOf2004.html

Jeff
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JV
Posted on Thursday, February 17, 2005 - 09:23 pm:   

"Three Days in a Border Town" has made the Other Notable Stories list of Best American Short Stories, edited by Michael Chabon.

Congrats to Kelly Link and Tim Pratt, who have stories in the collection.

JeffV
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Jonathan
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 01:35 am:   

Jeff: Stories in the Best American Short Stories? The one from Houghton Mifflin? Which Link and Pratt stories are reprinted, and in which volume?
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Deborah
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 06:26 am:   

Jonathan, I'm not sure about which Link story, but I just heard last night that it's Tim Pratt's Polyphony 4 story, "Hart and Boot."

It goes without saying how tickled I am for both Jeff and Tim.

:-)
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JV
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 06:28 am:   

It's the Link story from Conjunctions, Jonathan.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 06:30 am:   

Deborah:

Be tickled for me, be thrilled for Tim! LOL!

I have checked around and being on the Notable Stories list is apparently a slightly bigger deal than I thought, so as one of yesterday's accomplishments, I will now rank it above having fed the cats and done the dishes.

JeffV
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Jonathan
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 06:47 am:   

Deb and Jeff - I'm thrilled for all three writers, and for their publishers (woo hoo you and Jay, Deb!). I think Tim's story was terrific, Kelly's was amazing, and the unnamed third story is great too. And they all join Harlan Ellison, with his completely incomprehensible Christopher Columbus thingie story, as the only genre writers in the series. It's too ridiculously cool.
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JV
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 08:21 am:   

LOL!--Jonathan, I totally agree. I didn't get the Ellison at all.

In other news, which I don't think I've shared, I've accepted a generous offer from the Brisbane Writers' Festival in Australia to fly over to do some masterclasses, panels, and my Ambergris Rough Guide multi-media presentation (currently being converted to Flash by this guy: www.trynottoblink.com).

We'll be flown into Cairns first, spend a week there and do a masterclass, then fly into Brisbane for the festival itself (another masterclass, etc.), and then on to Sydney for some bookstore readings/signings. Should be a lot of fun! (Thanks to ZZ for his help!)

This is the end of September, beginning of October.

JeffV
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Robert Devereux
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 09:23 am:   

That's a great bit of news Jeff. It should be a fun trip.
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Liz
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2005 - 11:33 am:   

Jeff, cool!
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EricS
Posted on Sunday, February 20, 2005 - 02:56 pm:   

Congrats Jeff on the Best American Short Stories nod--I do think that is a pretty big deal.

(sidenote: I thought the Ellison Columbus story was one of his better "recent" efforts. Coincidently I just reread it last night, not having even fathomed that it would be brought up.)
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ben peek
Posted on Sunday, February 20, 2005 - 06:53 pm:   

i liked the ellison story. go fig.

hey jeff, any idea of the dates you'll be down in sydney?
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Ellen Datlow
Posted on Sunday, February 20, 2005 - 07:54 pm:   

I had no problem with the Ellison, but then I published it :-)

JeffV, congrats on the nod, and even moreso on the forthcoming trip to oz. You'll have a ball, and at least you won't be in Brisbane in dead summer!! Watch out for those giant spiders though. They are huge.
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JV
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2005 - 05:47 am:   

I just didn't understand the Ellison--that's my problem, not Ellison's! LOL! I'm more than willing to admit when something has me stumped. Heck, Kirsten's story in Leviathan 4 I couldn't make heads or tails of for the longest time. Finally re-read it and something clicked.

Thanks, Ellen. I saw your wonderful photos and we're really looking forward to it.

Yes, spiders, snakes, etc. I saw one travel website that said, "This beach is off-limits because of poisonous sea snakes, sharks, and crocodiles."!!

JeffV
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Ellen Datlow
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2005 - 08:05 am:   

Don't be too worried, Jeff. I was told that hardly anyone ever dies of snakebite in Australia. ;-)
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Robert Devereux
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2005 - 08:24 am:   

Poisonous sharks & poisonous crocodiles? I want to see those.

I didn't come across many spiders, except in zoos (or in really remote parts of national parks). Snakes I did see.
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JV
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2005 - 10:40 am:   

LOL! Ellen, maybe I'll just be Bubble Boy while there and roll around in a clear bullet-proof, shark-proof controlled hamster ball.

Robert--yes--poisonous sharks and poisonous crocs. The sharks have a stinger in their tails. The crocs shoot poison out of their eyeballs.

JV

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Minz
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2005 - 02:39 pm:   

And don't forget the box jellyfish!
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ben peek
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2005 - 07:19 pm:   

just learn to swim between the flags :-)
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 - 09:29 am:   

http://www.laser-books.cz/pl_nw.html

Laser Books in the Czech Republic is putting out a new anthology edited by Martin Sust, which includes my own "Transformation of Martin Lake" as well as work by Andy Duncan, Jeffrey Ford, KJ Bishop, Paul Di Filippo, etc.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 - 09:44 am:   

And I think it's now safe to say that large German publisher Klett-Cotta will be making an offer on Shriek: An Afterword very shortly.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 - 02:30 pm:   

March is gonna be busy for me. Just FYI--doing a panel on magic realist/surrealist writing for a conference at Florida State University, doing a meet-the-author lunch at the local public library March 17th. And then the dates that would be of actual interest possibly--doing a reading from Secret Life and Secret Lives, along with Timmi Duchamp, at Elliott Bay Bookstore in Seattle on March 27th. Then driving up to Vancouver for the Associated Writing Programs Conference, where I'll be participating on a novellas panel April 1st along with Rosalind Stephenson, Jessica Treat, and others. Then it's off to Victoria for rest and relaxation...

Cheers,

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 - 02:32 pm:   

Ben--you'd asked about Sydney dates. I believe I'll be there by around the 7th of October. And I'll be doing at least two or three bookstore readings/signings, I believe. Are you in Sydney? If so, definitely hope to see you/do lunch.

Jeff
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ben peek
Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 - 05:32 pm:   

jeff--

yeah, i'm in sydney. it feels like i never leave it ;) but yeah, closer to it, if you've the time, it'd be cool to organise for lunch or something.
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 - 06:04 pm:   

At the very least, there's gonna be some kind of dinner after one of the bookstore things. But I'll be in touch closer to the time.
JeffV
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2005 - 03:46 pm:   

I've just been extended, and accepted, an offer to be a Guest of Honor at the 2006 Finncon in Helsinki. Sounds like it'll be a blast!

JeffV
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Jonathan
Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2005 - 04:37 pm:   

Cool! That should be weird and wonderful.
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Tamar
Posted on Thursday, February 24, 2005 - 05:28 am:   

Congrats, Jeff. Helsinki's a great place to visit, so I've heard.
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JV
Posted on Thursday, February 24, 2005 - 08:40 am:   

Thanks. I think it will be fun. Ann and I are going to fly in to Paris in late July, do Paris-Berlin-Prague in the three weeks before Finncon (coincidentally doing some readings in each, since my books should be out by then in each country), and then end up in Helsinki.

Jeff
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JV
Posted on Saturday, March 05, 2005 - 09:37 pm:   

In other news, and fulfilling a long-time commitment I almost forgot, I've submitted a new proto-Ambergris story, "Lost," to TEL, edited by Jay Lake. And it has been accepted.

Full line-up here:

http://www.livejournal.com/users/jaylake/94251.html

Jeff
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JV
Posted on Tuesday, March 15, 2005 - 05:01 pm:   

Okay, the Elliott Bay Bookstore reading is March 27th at 3pm. L. Timmel Duchamp will be reading, too. Hope to see some of you Norwesconians there!

First 10 to 20 people to buy Secret Life at the reading get a mini-secret life. Literally, a kind of fortune cookie secret life.

jeffV
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Minz
Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2005 - 06:48 am:   

Unfortunately, due to scheduling difficulties, I don't know if I'm going to be able to make the reading. But I think i'll be able to join you afterwards. Any idea of the where & what for post-reading? And can I advance order a special fortune-cookie edition?
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2005 - 07:10 am:   

No worries, Minz.

I'm not sure yet. I'll set one of the little secret lives aside for ya. (Offer only open to current or ex-editors of mine...)

I'll email ya about afterwards shortly.

Jeff
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Jerem Lassen
Posted on Wednesday, March 16, 2005 - 04:41 pm:   

Minz, are you going to NASFIC? Is anybody else? Scottland is out of our reach this year, and we are weighing our options and plans.
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Jay Caselberg
Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2005 - 02:36 am:   

There's always Madison. WFC looks like it's going to be a party.
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What
Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2005 - 03:34 am:   

Hey, Jeff

Bruce Holland Rogers and I are driving up to AWP. We have to miss all other stuff before and after, but let's meet for a drink.

Congrats on all the honors and acceptances.

Leslie
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JV
Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2005 - 06:00 am:   

You're kidding?!?! That's awesome! Yes, let's definitely meet. Ann will be with me, of course.

JeffV
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What
Posted on Thursday, March 17, 2005 - 07:33 pm:   

Oh, goodie. Two-for-one. I may sneak off with Ann for chatting if her dance card is free.

l.
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JV
Posted on Friday, March 18, 2005 - 08:21 am:   

Absolutely, Leslie. I sent Bruce some info, too, that's for both of you, but I didn't have your email addy.

***

Re the reading in Seattle, btw--the plan is after the reading to congregate at a bar or something. Anyone is welcome to join us!

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2005 - 07:26 pm:   

Unveiling the....2005 VanderSampler, designed by Luis Rodrigues. May show up on some monitors as brown, but is burgundy with salmon highlights (as befits something debuting in the northwest).

jeff

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JV
Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2005 - 07:55 pm:   

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Whew. Staying ahead of the PR curve is tough work.

LOL!

JeffV
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JKS
Posted on Friday, March 25, 2005 - 04:30 pm:   

So, is this a calender? If so, Ann's month is when? Not that I'm uninterested in your month... but Ann's month is when?

:-)

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JV
Posted on Friday, March 25, 2005 - 06:35 pm:   

Ha.

Catalogue.

Ann's month is all the time. But also March.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Monday, April 25, 2005 - 01:26 pm:   

http://archives.tcm.ie/businesspost/2005/04/17/story3993.asp

A couple of small inaccuracies, but generally cool.

JeffV
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JV
Posted on Wednesday, April 27, 2005 - 08:21 pm:   

I'm going to start on a new novel soon...

http://vanderworld.blogspot.com/2005/04/next-novel-where-to-begin.html#comments
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StephenB
Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2005 - 03:52 pm:   

I commented on your blog.

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