The Latest by Marie Brennan
News and Site Updates
The anthology Lace and Blade 4 is out now, with my short story “At the Sign of the Crow and Quill”!
“Daughter of Necessity” will be in the anthology Worlds Seen in Passing: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction, due out this fall!
From the Journal
From cosmetics (a temporary and easily removable alteration to one’s appearance), we move on to the more lasting or even permanent alterations grouped under the name “body modification.” But there are enough types of modification that I’ve had to separate them out into two posts; this first one discusses things I’ve decided to call “adornment,” […]
When writers talk about questions they get asked too often, “Where do you get your ideas?” is often high on the list. Which is odd to me, because I’ve rarely been asked that. “Where did you get the idea for this book?,” sure. Got that one a lot with A Natural History of Dragons and […]
There was a brief period of time in junior high where I went to the effort of putting on makeup every day. . . . that didn’t last long. I am a fundamentally lazy creature, and especially now, when I work from home and can go days at a time without seeing any human beings […]