Not long to go…
Apr28

Not long to go…

There are only four days to go in the Defying Doomsday crowdfunding campaign! So far 213 supporters have pledged $11,415 to help us make an anthology of apocalypse-survival fiction with a focus on disabled characters. That’s 213 people who are I will cherish forever. Thankfully my heart has an infinite capacity for love. You are all wonderful. The last month has been busy-busy, so I thought I’d give a little summary of...

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Defying Doomsday: It’s ALIVE!
Apr01

Defying Doomsday: It’s ALIVE!

It’s ALIVE! I mean live! The Defying Doomsday Pozible campaign is live! For those of you who don’t know, Defying Doomsday is an anthology of apocalypse-survival fiction with a focus on disabled characters. I am editing the anthology with Tsana Dolichva and it will be published in 2016 by Twelfth Planet Press. Apocalypse fiction rarely includes characters with disability, chronic illness and other impairments. When these...

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When it rains.
Mar31

When it rains.

The other day I got caught in a hail storm and, because I naturally assume everyone wants to know my every move, I let Twitter know of my misfortune. When sharing this kind of information, other people might expect either sympathy or disinterest. Instead, I received a chorus of “Olive Comic!” You’re all a bunch of sadists. PS. The campaign for Defying Doomsday launches tomorrow....

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Olive and the Leech
Mar23
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Announcing Defying Doomsday
Mar08

Announcing Defying Doomsday

I have some exciting news… For the past year I’ve been working on a SEKRIT PROJECT! Now, after months of wishing to shout my excitement across the internet, I can finally let you in on the surprise. Are you ready? I am editing a science fiction/apocalypse anthology, with Tsana Dolichva, featuring disabled, chronically ill, neurodiverse, and mentally ill characters. The anthology, titled Defying Doomsday, will be published...

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Nature-ing Olive Style #1: Walking with audiobooks
Dec15
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