Byrt’s weekly blog ramble (11/26)

Our weekly trundle through the tweetverse and blogosphere


Tim Burton is crowd-sourcing his next story through Twitter and you can help write it!


– Video of Truman Capote discussing In Cold Blood

Meg Cabot on the books to film process

– Check out several Stieg Larsson emails, where he talks about the mystery conventions he is trying to avoid

Nebula Awards Interview: Cherie Priest

Seanan McGuire sells her Incryptid series to DAW

Scott Westerfeld visits les Machines de l’Île à Nantes (a steampunk museum) in France

Maggie Stiefvater‘s TED talk for NASA:


– 50 page Fridays: Running with the Demon by Terry Brooks

– shorts – The Green Bird by Kage Baker

Peek at The Cardinal’s Blades by Pierre Pevel

Peek at First Lord’s Fury by Jim Butcher (out Nov. 30)

Peek at Right Hand Magic by Nancy A. Collins