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We are happy to announce Mary Anne is one of our three Guests of Honor from the Writing Excuses podcast! Author of Bodies in Motion (HarperCollins), The Stars Change (Circlet Press) and eleven other titles.

Bodies in Motion was a finalist for the Asian American Book Awards, a USA Today Notable Book, and has been translated into six different languages. The Stars Change, a Sci-fi novella, and finalist for the Lambda, Rainbow, and Bisexual Book Awards.  Mary Anne founded the Hugo-nominated magazine, Strange Horizons, and serves as Executive Director of the Speculative Literature Foundation.  She has taught at the Clarion SF/F workshop, and is a Clinical Associate Professor of English at the University of Illinois in Chicago.

Additionally, her writing can be found in Clarkesworld, Asimov’s and Lightspeed magazines.  Some of her upcoming work in includes Survivor (SF/F anthology of trauma and survival stories) and Perennial (breast cancer memoir/romance).  Keep track of all her upcoming projects on her website and Facebook.  We are thrilled Mary Anne will be joining us in May!