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Lizard Brain is a shared blog about Science Fiction and Fantasy from Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck.

Archive for January 2013

The Dragon’s Path in Taiwan

01.31.13
by Daniel Abraham

Woke up this morning to the following facebook post from Gray Tan:  “THE DRAGON’S PATH goes on sale today in Taiwan. Here are photos of display at the Taipei Book Fair. Instant bestseller on Books.com, our biggest online bookseller, reach as high as #25 OVERALL!!” I don’t know if that means Daniel Abraham is now officially an internationally bestselling author, or just that he’s feeling smug about things today, but Lord I am feeling smug about things today.

When We Were Heroes

01.16.13
by Daniel Abraham

My new story in the Wild Cards universe (starring my very own morally-fallen trust-fund anti-superhero Jonathan “Bugsy” Tipton-Clarke and Carrie Vaughn’s Curveball). Come for the superheroic antics, stay for the coffee-shop analysis of Peter Weiss’ Marat/Sade. With thanks to George RR Martin and Melinda Snodgrass who edit the work in that project, John Picacio for the amazing art, and your friends and mine over ar Tor.com.

Two things you can look at, and a Star Wars update

01.14.13
by Ty Franck

Daniel and I were interviewed for the January issue of Locus.  If you don’t subscribe, y0u can still see some excerpts on their website.  We discuss our writing process and our love of lurid adventure tales.  If you want to know about those two things, you can give it a peek. Also, you can listen to our voices as we talk about pretty much the same stuff on the Machine Readable podcast from Mile Hi Con. Ground has been broken […]

Five Things That Don’t Suck

01.11.13
by Daniel Abraham

So I’ve been thinking a lot about negativity online of late (and for “of late” read: Since I first got in IRC in 1987).  I thought it would be nice to mention a few things for which I can express my genuine and unadulterated appreciation. 1) Artemis Space Ship Bridge Simulator