The Ginger Villain

villains are people too

Author: Amanda

Pre-Orders are a LIVE!

BAD INTENTIONS: the long-awaited sequel to 2022’s FEMMES FATALE is officially available for pre-order! Get your order in through any major retailer, or through your favorite small store via Bookshop.org. I can’t wait to share this delicious adventure with you all!

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Rise!

I am pleased and proud to announce the launch of RISE: Queer Sci-Fi’s 9th annual flash fiction anthology. Over 500 authors submitted their stories this year, and I am honored to be one of the 120 chosen to be included. Click on the cover for more information and to get your hands on this delightful […]

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BAD INTENTIONS: Coming Soon

That’s right, friends! Ruby and Vivienne are back for more! Their story continues in BAD INTENTIONS, coming November 2023 from DefCon One Publishing. Erik and I had a blast putting this book together and we can’t wait to scream about it with all of you!

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Coming Soon!

Hey there friends! We’re getting our act together and taking it on the road. Join me and Erik Scott deBie as we read and chat and generally entertain in celebration of the release of FEMMES FATALE. More dates and places are still in the works, so check back to see if we’ll be in your […]

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FEMMES FATALE Cover Reveal & Preorder Info

Here it is, friends and fans, the gorgeous cover for my upcoming release (coauthored with Erik Scott DeBie) due out from Def Con One Publishing on November 15th! And the back: This wild ride of a novella is available now for preorder through Def Con One !!!

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Worldcon!

I am so super excited to officially announce that I am going to be part of ChiCon’s Virtual Programming this year. It’s a huge honor to be included in this amazing lineup and I am thrilled at the topics I’m going to be speaking on. If you have a Worldcon membership, I’d love to see […]

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Join Me Aboard Airship Nebula

This year I have the honor of being a participant in programming for the SFWA Virtual Nebula Conference. I am so excited to be a panelist for this esteemed event and to be able to chat with my SFWA colleagues about the things we love to do and the worlds we love to create. I […]

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Where To Buy

Once Upon a Time (in 2022, far too late in the game) I was made aware of the fact I don’t have a proper post pointing people to how & where they can buy the things I’ve written. That’s weird and probably hurting sales. Oops. So: in the spirit of having such a thing, here […]

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For Your Consideration:

In the grand scheme of things, awards are the aggressively shiny, unnaturally-neon-red cherry on top of a career. They’re not at all necessary to function, and an author can certainly thrive without them. But, writ small, awards, nominations, and other peer and reader accolades are moments in which an author gets to set aside their […]

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2021 Eligibility for *Things*

The tooting of my own horn is a thing that doesn’t come to me easily, but I have been asked, so here I am. I had many things published in 2021, some of which are eligible for awards, and others of which make me eligible for awards. I’m basing my information on the Hugo eligibility […]

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