April 6th, 2015

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Manuscript Critique

Manuscript Critique (10K or less)

I am one of the Editors-in-Chief and co-Publishers of Uncanny Magazine. I will provide a personal critique of a manuscript up to 10K words, either via email or Google Hangout/Skype (your choice). Either a short story or first few chapters of a novel (please include synopsis of rest of novel if that’s what you’re submitting).

Starting Bid: $100

Notes: I will provide this critique in a timely manner, as negotiated with the auction winner.

Bidding opens Monday, April 20, 2015 at 12:01 a.m. Eastern (time zone conversions). It closes Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. (time zone conversions, countdown) unless bids are received in the last ten minutes (learn more).

Originally published at Con or Bust by Lynne M. Thomas. Please comment there ( comment(s)).

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Tales of the Golden City Set

Originally published at Con or Bust by J. Kathleen Cheney. Please comment there ( comment(s)).

Item Name & Description: Set of all three Tales of the Golden City novels, signed.

Descriptions can be found here.

The Golden City #1 The Golden City #2 The Golden City #3

Starting Bid: $20

Notes: Cannot deliver third book until July. If in US, will mail separately. If international, will hold to mail all at once.

Bidding opens Monday, April 20, 2015 at 12:01 a.m. Eastern (time zone conversions). It closes Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. (time zone conversions, countdown) unless bids are received in the last ten minutes (learn more).

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Handmade geeky soap

Originally published at Con or Bust by Kate. Please comment there ( comment(s)).

Item Name & Description: Three bars of handmade soap, named for three of my favourite filk songs: No Hurry by Vixy & Tony, Wicked Girls Saving Ourselves by Seanan McGuire, and Lady Vagabond by SJ Tucker.

(click on the pics for ingredients and stuff)

Starting Bid: $5

Notes: Shipping within the US only, alas.

Bidding opens Monday, April 20, 2015 at 12:01 a.m. Eastern (time zone conversions). It closes Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. (time zone conversions, countdown) unless bids are received in the last ten minutes (learn more).

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Jewelry for the discerning gentleperson

Originally published at Con or Bust by H. Savinien. Please comment there ( comment(s)).

Item Name & Description: One item of jewelry.

Examples of past projects may be found here.

Starting Bid: $10

Notes: Please let me know if you have color preferences. I can definitely make brooches, necklaces, bracelets, or cufflinks, other items may be available depending on difficulty. If outside US or Canada, you may have to pitch in for shipping.

Bidding opens Monday, April 20, 2015 at 12:01 a.m. Eastern (time zone conversions). It closes Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. (time zone conversions, countdown) unless bids are received in the last ten minutes (learn more).