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FREE virtual conference, hosted by Presses Renaissance Press! There will be readings, panels, an online vendor room, and more. The conference will be held on June 6th and 7th, 2020. Register early because spots are limited! Learn more…

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The 2020 Prix Aurora Award nominees have been announced and they include Renaissance creatives! Nathan Caro Fréchette has been nominated for Best Artist for his 2019 Renaissance book covers, MJ LyonsMurder at the World’s Fair has been nominated for Best Young Adult Novel, Cait Gordon and Talia C. Johnson‘s Nothing Without Us has been nominated for Best Related work, Derek Newman-Stille‘s multi-award winning Speculating Canada has been nominated in Best Fan Related Work, Evan May and Brandon Crilly’s Broadcasts from the Wasteland podcast has been nominated for Best Fan Related Work, and Jen DesmaraisTravelling TARDIS has been nominated for Best Fan Writing and Publications! Learn more about the ballot and voting process at the CSFFA website!

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Bad Kid by Derek Newman-Stille

It’s finally here… The last story in this year’s holiday blog roll, Bad Kid, a moving story by Derek Newman-Stille about the Yule legend of Gryla. If you enjoy this story, check out the book Derek Newman-Stille edited to commemorate the 200 years of publication of Frankenstein, We Shall Be Monsters!  Content Warning for discussions… Continue reading Bad Kid by Derek Newman-Stille