Usman T. Malik


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Usman T. Malik is a Pakistani vagrant camped in Florida. He reads Sufi poetry, likes long walks, and occasionally strums naats on the guitar.

His fiction has won the Bram Stoker Award and been nominated for the Nebula. His stories have appeared or are forthcoming in The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror, The Year’s Best YA Speculative Fiction, The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year, Year’s Best Weird Fiction, Tor.com, The Apex Book of World SF, Nightmare, Strange Horizons, and Black Static among other venues. He is a graduate of Clarion West.

In Dec 2014, Usman led Pakistan’s first speculative fiction workshop in Lahore in conjunction with Desi Writers Lounge and Liberty Books.
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What is The Best Diet: A doctor and a nutritionist take on contemporary controversies in nutrition

Part A: Right Off The Bat:

In 2010 I was diagnosed with type 2 Diabetes and high blood pressure. Like many, I tried different interventions to reduce weight, exercise more, and eliminate junk from my diet for the next 6 years. In the first year I lost 20 pounds (ran quite a bit and stopped eating sweets and high glycemic index foods) and my HgbA1c went from 6.6 to 5.7 (pre-diabetic range). However Read more of this blog post »
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