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Natania Barron

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Natania Barron is a writer with a penchant for the speculative; she is also an unrepentant geek. Her work has appeared in Weird Tales, EscapePod, The Gatehouse Gazette, Thaumatrope, Bull Spec, Crossed Genres, Steampunk Tales, Faerie Magazine, and in a number of anthologies. Her work often incorporates Victorian aesthetics with magic and science fiction, treading between genres whenever possible. Her first novel, Pilgrim of the Sky, will be available in December of 2011.

Natania is also the founder of The Outer Alliance, a group dedicated to queer advocacy in speculative fiction. Recently, she joined the Bull Spec crew as a fiction editor.

In addition, Natania also blogs for Wired Magazine’s GeekDad Blog as well as Geeks Are Sexy. Also, Natani
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I am thinking of my dear Aunt C a great deal today. I wrote two poems about the pomegranates that grow at her house, and I’m sharing them while I ruminate on the beauty, and darkness, that we find in October, that most brilliant of months.


Pomegranate

I walk the stony path from the flagstones to the garden,

Passing the cacti and succulents, the departed wisteria hanging

Like fuzzy green caterpillar...

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"A while back, on the old blog, I had a very long post about narrative structure (it’s still available over on Goodreads though the formatting of the fancy table I did is a bit forked).  In the post I basically advocated 7-point structure, which I ..." Read more of this blog post »
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"Maddie is trying to move on in her life after the disappearance and presumed death of her long term lover, Alvin. But Alvin’s brother, Randy is less willing to let her go and through Alvin’s contacts shows her the truth of where he has gone.

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A nice spin on the alternate universes theme. I think there were some aspects of the heroine's history that could have been fleshed out better, but the author went for a somewhat minimalist approach, which worked well since the plot had a lot of..." Read more of this review »
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