Our Mayor

Welcome to Matthew S. Rotundo's home page. Matt is an award-winning writer of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Read more about him here.

The Pixeltown Dispatch
Sign up here to be notified about new releases and other news of interest from Matthew S. Rotundo. Your email address will never be shared and you can unsubscribe at any time.

Satellite Offices
The Rotundo World Tour


ConStellation 9
Lincoln, NE
April 20-22

WorldCon 76
San Jose, CA
August 16-20

MileHiCon 50
Denver, CO
October 19-21

Watch this space for updates!

Archive for April 9th, 2012

Progress Report, in which I consult my conversion tables

I pretty much have the rewrite of “Just a Game” figured out now.  I say pretty much because every time I believe I’m ready to begin the rewrite in earnest, I think of some new angle I hadn’t considered, some new nook that requires exploration.  At present, for example, I’m trying to figure out a proper way to appease an angry goddess.

Or it just might be avoidance behavior.  Hard to tell the difference, sometimes.

I am, I’ll admit, a bit apprehensive about this rewrite, though I’m not sure why that is.  So I forced to at least bang out a new paragraph yesterday, just to get the ball rolling and show myself that there’s nothing to be afraid of.  Well begun is half done, the saying goes, and according to my figurative-to-literal conversion table, that’s usually pretty accurate.

I’d like to wrap this up in a week or so—which, according to my wish-to-reality conversion table, means it’ll probably take at least two.  Maybe three.

Handy, those conversion tables.

No updates for Write Club.

I’m out.

Current Music: "None But the Brave"--Bruce Springsteen