|About the Book|
Luc Reid is a Writers of the Future winner whose fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Brain Harvest, Abyss & Apex, Strange Horizons, Clarkesworld, and elsewhere. He writes a column called Brain Hacks for Writers for Futurismic, is member of the flash fiction group The Daily Cabal, and founded the Codex online writers group, whose members garnered 8 Nebula nominations this year (none of which were for Luc himself). His books are Talk the Talk: The Slang of 65 American Subcultures (Writers Digest Books, 2006- with an electronic edition expected shortly) and Bam! 172 Hellaciously Quick Stories (2010). He blogs about writing and the psychology of habits at http://www.lucreid.com.