Author Archives: Cat Rambo

About Cat Rambo

I am a science fiction and fantasy writer and editor. My three collections of short stories are THE SURGEON'S TALE AND OTHER STORIES (with Jeff VanderMeer), EYES LIKE SKY AND COAL AND MOONLIGHT, and NEAR + FAR (forthcoming this September).

Where I’ll Be: DragonCon 2022

Here’s the programming I’ll be at if you want to catch up with me at the convention! Come buy a book or a “Permission to speak of Doom, Captain?” pin! And hooray, I can finally announce that You Sexy Thing … Continue reading

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Offering Online Short Story Workshop

This is the workshop I give every couple of years; I will not be giving it in 2023. There will be two separate one section. This seven week workshop focuses on the basics of writing speculative fiction short stories, including … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Real Life of Fiction with Keiko O’Leary

Whenever I ask the question “How shall I live?” I always look to literature for the answer. But this time the answer came in a dream. The dream took place in an auditorium, an old one, like the Century movie … Continue reading

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Booking My Editing Services

The flooring saga continues. One guy came and made the repairs to the subfloor that the flooring people had requested – or so I thought! When the flooring people came back, they weren’t happy with things still, and so the … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Pick up the Pride Storybundle

Pride StoryBundle 2022 is No Longer Available Betsy Miller, Thinking Ink Press Thanks, Cat, for having me as a guest on your blog. It’s great to have the opportunity to share the news. The Pride StoryBundle includes a wonderful variety … Continue reading

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Notes From the Patreon and Other Forms of Crowdfunding Workshop

I recently taught a Patreon and Other Forms of Crowdfunding workshop for Clarion West, focusing on running an effective Patreon, and thought I’d provide some of the notes from that. When I first started on Patreon, I remember one elderly … Continue reading

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Classes for May

And here are the May classes, hurray! Important Change: While the 9:30-11:30 AM Pacific slot remains the same, the other slot has moved from 1-3 PM to 12-2 PM Pacific. Class cost is $79 for Patreon supporters and former students; … Continue reading

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Classes March-April

Because I’ve got so much going on, classes are on hiatus till March, but once they start, there’s a bunch! May is coming within the week; I am still nailing down two classes for it. Important Change: While the 9:30-11:30 … Continue reading

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Hurray! It’s Time for the 2021 Rambo Academy for Wayward Writers Holiday Sale!

The holiday sale is over!

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Holiday Shopping without Supply Chain Hassles

If you’re holiday shopping this year, you may have noticed there are problems getting stuff due to a combination of supply chain issues and here in the US, our beleaguered postal system. Part of my solution is that I’m making … Continue reading

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