Norma K Hemming Award Shortlist for 2014
The shortlist for this year’s Norma K Hemming Award has been released. This jury award marks excellence in the exploration of themes of race, gender, sexuality, class and disability in science fiction produced either in Australia or by Australian citizens and first published in the calendar year preceding the year in which the award is given.…

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Thirteenth Planet!
Speech from the Twelfth Planet Press Cocktail Hour, Swancon 2014 Tonight is a celebration for the two thirds point in the Twelve Planets series. And aren’t I glad that we pulled back from the intent to release 1 volume a month for a whole year! This project has been quite a ride.…

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Twelfth Planet Press at Swancon 2014!
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Our new ebook options
I’m really pleased to announce the following changes to format delivery at Twelfth Planet Press. Since I’ve had my baby, I’ve been thinking a lot about convenience and maximising time. I’m often held up or waiting for something or sitting with a baby who needs cuddles or settling or feeding and might not have had a chance to prepare myself adequately.…

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Feminism, Anger and Silicone Dolls
SmallPartsby Kirstyn McDermott I’m cruising a forum for owners and devotees of sex dolls, checking out the For Sale board – one of my habitual research haunts – when I spot it. Someone in Australia is selling their Real Doll. She looks to be in fair to fixable condition and the asking price is only a couple thousand dollars plus shipping.…

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