Author Archives: Mike

About Mike

According to Locus, I am the all-time leading award winner, living or dead, for short fiction. I have won 5 Hugos (from a record 37 nominations), a Nebula, and other major awards in the USA, France, Japan, Spain, Croatia, Catalonia, and Poland. I'm and author of 74 novels, over 260 stories, and 3 screenplays, and the editor of 42 anthologies. My work has been translated into 27 languages. I am currently the editor of the Stellar Guild line of books, and Galaxy's Edge magazine.

Sold Eli to Sleuth #1

I re-sold “Even Butterflies Can Sing”, featuring my detective Eli Paxton (who has starred in Dog in the Manger, The Trojan Colt, and Cat on a Cold Tin Roof, to a brand-new mystery magazine being published in Canada. Look for … Continue reading

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The Resnick/Malzberg Dialogues #22: Breakthroughs

NOTE: this article first appeared in the pages of SFWA Bulletin 162, Summer, 2004. MIKE: You’d never know it to look at the science fiction section of a bookstore today, but we’re a pretty innovative field. I know it’s hard … Continue reading

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My Worldcon Schedule

Sasquan, the 2015 Worldcon, will be held in Spokane, Washington from August 18 through August 23. Here’s my schedule: My Worldcon schedule: Wednesday, 11:45 AM — 12:45 PM Autograph at Larry Smith’s table (time tentative) Wednesday, 1:00 PM — 1:45 … Continue reading

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New science fiction book bundle

There’s a very nice book bundle that just came on the market. It contains science fiction books by many of the top female writers in the field. I’m in it (the sole male) only because I co-edited Stars with Janis … Continue reading

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A Little Green Sale

I just sold “The Little Green Men Take Their Hideous Revenge, Sort Of” to Bryan Thomas Schmidt and Robin Wayne Bailey for their forthcoming Baen Books anthology, Little Green Men — Attack!

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“Seven Views of Olduvai Gorge” sold for 24th time

I just sold my Hugo-and-Nebula-winning novella, Seven Views of Olduvai Gorge, to the outstanding Czech magazine XB-1. This marks its 24th sale since I wrote it in 1995.

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The Resnick/Malzberg Dialogues #21: Work For Hire

NOTE: this article first appeared in the pages of SFWA Bulletin 161, Spring, 2004. MIKE: There’s a practice that seems to be getting more and more popular with publishers, and certainly more lucrative for writers though it’s hardly new, and … Continue reading

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KILIMANJARO sold to Spain

Just sold Kilimanjaro, the companion piece to Kirinyaga, to Spain, where it will be published by Gigamesh and translated by Ramon Pena, the gentleman who has translated all three of my Ignotus (Spanish Hugo) winners.

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The End of Worldcon As We Know It

Some of you may not be aware that there’s a lot of feuding, fussing and fighting going on in science fiction right now, centered on this year’s Hugo balloting. It got so loud that it even came to the attention … Continue reading

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KIRINYAGA to Spain

Just sold Spanish rights to Kirinyaga: A Fable of Utopia (the novel, not the story) for publication by Gigamesh. It will be translated by my friend Ramon Pena, who translated all three of my Ignotus (Spanish Hugo) winners.

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