Another upcoming Bull Spec #8 event: August 3 at Quail Ridge Books
As I have been mentioning most of the year, and highlight in the most recent Bull Spec newsletter:
We're just TWO days away from the annual Bull Spec Summer... Read more
Year Three *officially* launches tomorrow!
Tomorrow (Tuesday, April 23, 2013) at 7 pm at Atomic Empire in Durham, the first *official* part of "Year Three" is set to debut, complete with supporters page, etc. as... Read more
I CAN'T BELIEVE IT: $2,204
Thank you all for making this Kickstarter a 200%+ success! After the weekend, I'll tally up all the shirts and trinkets and books and such to... Read more
The final week push continues with: books from David Drake and James Maxey
Two new rewards added today, in this last desperate week of trying to raise as much support as possible.
The first is the 3-volume trade paperback Baen editions of Pittsboro... Read more
The final week push continues with: Mur Lafferty's Afterlife Series
Just added another limited, last-week award: A complete set, signed, of the 5 hardcover Afterlife Series novellas from Durham author and podcaster extraordinaire, Mur Lafferty: Heaven, Hell, Earth, Wasteland, and War.... Read more
Final week: final push!
Well, it's Monday of the last week for this Kickstarter, which ends Friday at 5 PM EST. To try for some last-ditch, on the fence backers, I've added something to... Read more
Kickstarter progress report!
With (less than) two weeks left to go, the Bull Spec Year 3 Kickstarter has met its "drop dead or not" goal of $1000! Thank you all SO MUCH for spreading... Read more
Here is a quick menu of links for flip-through samples of the issues so far:
It's a pretty cool feeling to see them all... Read more
The comfy, American Apparel black cotton t-shirt with "Bull Spec a magazine of speculative fiction" on the front. You've seen these out and about perhaps, only 12 exist so far.... Read more
Paul Celmer, who makes these, made me a gift of the "Bull Spec" Igaaks back at NASFIC in August 2010. Now it's time to spread the joy of having these.... Read more
Here's a picture of the acid-etched "Bull Spec Burning Catalonian Bull" nickel silver pendant on black gunmetal ball chain, from local jewelsmith JL Hilton:
I remain inspired by the original... Read more