Commented on The internet of decay
oh, what about Cat Rambo's "red in tooth and cog", where the abandoned IoT appliances don't lie down and die as easily as we'd like....
Commented on The Curse of Laundry
So you're *definitely* transitioning the Laundry from urban fantasy to municipal fantasy, then? (urban = magic is secret and the world is 98% muggle; municipal = magic is openly known and a matter of public policy.)...
Commented on Not a Manifesto
"SF set in a world perfused by mechanised, systematized magic" The term I use, and am trying to spread around, is "municipal fantasy". "Urban" fantasy is just an environment, but "municipal" fantasy implies a whole array of infrastructure and dependent...
Commented on Drink Me: The Horror Hotel Story, and Where Ideas Come From
"And I haven't even told you about the elevators." Well? What are you waiting for?...