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Want a remake of The Fly? Look no further.

Want a remake of The Fly? Look no further. 

The internet is abuzz today with news of a remake of The Fly. It’s pleasing to see both film versions getting a nod, not just the 1982 Cronenberg but the original from 1958 as well. People seem generally excited by the prospect of another body-horror flick, given what modern effects can pull off. If that’s […]

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Things I Didn’t Make Up

Things I Didn’t Make Up 

You’d think a novel about teleporters (a.k.a. “d-mat”) would be totally sci-fi, but it’s not, I swear. Just about everything in this book either exists right now or is right around the corner. For instance: 1. Put “teleportation” into Google and you’ll find hundreds of links to real science experiments showing that in principle it’s […]

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New Story: “The Lives of Riley”

New Story: “The Lives of Riley” 

Updated! Now available online for free. But subscribe anyway for the karma! Get your Lightspeed subscription now! Issue 76 contains a brand new Twinmaker story, “The Lives of Riley”, along with stories by An Owomoyela, Charlie Jane Anders, Alec Nevala-Lee, Maria Dahvana Headley, Jaymee Goh, Tim Pratt, Christopher Barzak, Peter M. Ball and Nisi Shawl. […]

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New Story: “The New Venusians”

New Story: “The New Venusians” 

When Jonathan Strahan asks you to write a story, you write him a story. So that’s what I did. The theme of his new anthology (Drowned Worlds) was pretty broad, and it mapped right onto something I’d been pondering for a while. (All my Twinmaker stories this year are ones I’ve given a lot of […]

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