Author Archives: MishaBurnett

About MishaBurnett

I am the author of "Catskinner's Book", a science fiction novel available on Amazon Kindle. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008MPNBNS

The Wind From A Distant Storm

This is a subject that I have touched on in this blog before, but I’d like to specifically discuss it in terms of the 21st Century Thrilling Adventure project. I consider the Exotic an indispensable element of the kind of stories … Continue reading

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I’ve been Jeffroed!

A review of my story “In The Gloaming O My Darling” from Cirsova #5.

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Juicy Bits

As part of the on-going discussion regarding the nature of speculative fiction and how changes in the dominant publishing paradigm are allowing for more latitude and innovation in narrative structures, I engaged in a conversation regarding the nature of “Pulp”–specifically, … Continue reading

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It’s Obvious Why Students Cheat; We Just Can’t Agree on the Reason

Originally posted on Math with Bad Drawings:
If you love cringes – and hey, who doesn’t? – then walk into a school and try to start a conversation about cheating. Depending on the school, I suspect you’ll find a superficial…

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Cirsova Receives Hugo Nomination for Best Semi-Pro Zine!

Originally posted on Cirsova:
It is incredibly difficult to convey just how hard it’s been to keep this under my hat for the last couple of weeks. I’ve been so excited that I just wanted to scream. Thank you to…

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The Voice Of The Storyteller

The inspector sorted through the piles of printouts on his desk, still looking for a way to put all of the evidence together, to find some way to make sense of the mass of paper.  The data dump from the … Continue reading

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Emergency Backup Post: (Pull and Inflate)

Okay, this is just to say that I believe that I have sent an invitation to the 21st Century Thrilling Adventure Google+ group to everyone who sent me a request. However, just because I believe a thing does not make … Continue reading

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