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What's New on Brain Planet?

There's often something new on the blog, Brain Planet Days.

And every once in a while, there's a new column of nonfictions stuff in the Plain Banter section

5/25/08 -- Updated bibliography through 2007.
6/4/05 -- Updated bibliography to post SFRevu for "In The Loop."
4/17/05 -- Updated bibliographyto post Locus recommendation for "Letters of Transit."
4/12/05 -- Updated bibliography to post imminent appearance of "In The Loop" in Jul/Aug Analog.
3/23/05 -- Updated and pruned some Links.
1/28/05 -- Removed Anlab shameless plug -- voting's almost over now.
1/28/05 -- Updated bibliography to show appearance of "Letters Of Transit" in April Analog.
12/24/04 -- Added shameless offer to send "Dibs" to readers to get them to vote in the Anlab Awards
11/27/04 -- Added non-fiction article "A Writer's Bookshelf."
11/4/04 -- Updated bibliography to add two new sales, and update a couple of others.
10/14/04 -- Added non-fiction article "It's All Happening At The Library."
9/18/04 -- Removed link to fiction "Papa Rat"; It was removed from the Deep Outside website.
8/11/04 -- Added non-fiction article "Last Chance To Read."
7/3/04 -- Added fiction vignette "Jason's Rocket."
6/29/04 -- Updated bibliography to add Dozois' honorable mentions for "Lavender in Love," "Halloweentown," and "Transitory."
6/21/04 -- Updated bibliography to add a blurb from Tangent for "Dibs."
5/31/04 -- Added non-fiction article "On Professional Courtesy."
4/21/04 -- Updated bibliography to show AnLab award for "Lavender In Love."
4/1/04 -- Updated biography from 20 stupid things to 100.
3/11/04 -- Archived the last of the Graffiti Board messages and reordered the left side menu.
3/10/04 -- Added non-fiction article "I Got A Name."
3/2/04 -- Updated bibliography to add "Irrational Space."
2/2/04 -- Removed link to Anlab ballot on Home page. Voting time's over.
2/2/04 -- Added the Nightshade BBS to Links.
1/29/04 -- Added non-fiction article "Attack Of The 50-Foot Blog"
1/23/04 -- Updated bibliography to add "Dibs."
1/15/04 -- Added links to the new Blog. All hail the mighty blog!
1/15/04 -- Archived December Graffiti messages.
12/18/03 -- Added my annual shameless plug for the Anlab award to the Home page.
12/18/03 -- Added more links to Bay Leaves, all over the website.
12/17/03 -- Updated bibliography to add link to The Best Of Pirate Writings Vol. II .
12/3/03 -- Added non-fiction article "Our Little Experiment, Part 1"
12/1/03 -- Archived October & November Graffiti messages.
10/24/03 -- Added non-fiction article "WhatWritersMean"
10/24/03 -- Archived September Graffiti messages.
9/22/03 -- Added non-fiction article "Places To Hang"
9/5/03 -- Archived August Graffiti messages.
8/7/03 -- Updated bibliography to add "Halloweentown."
8/1/03 -- Added non-fiction article "The American Way"
8/1/03 -- Archived July Graffiti messages.
7/4/03 -- Archived June Graffiti messages.
7/3/03 -- Updated bibliography to add some "best of the year" honorable mentions.
6/28/03 -- Updated some URLs in the essay This Little Piggy (Went To Market)
6/7/03 -- Updated bibliography to add Anlab placing for "It's Only Human."
6/7/03 -- Archived May Graffiti messages.
5/28/03 -- Added non-fiction article "Creed Of The Modest God"
5/4/03 -- Archived April Graffiti messages.
4/30/03 -- Added non-fiction article "Too Old For Rock And Roll?"
4/27/03 -- Archived March Graffiti messages.
3/27/03 -- Added non-fiction article "The March Of Time"
3/20/03 -- Oops - forgot to add the link to "Whatever Happened To The Class Of '93?" to the Plain Banter page.
3/15/03 -- Updated some old Links.
3/8/03 -- Archived February Graffiti messages.
2/28/03 -- Added non-fiction article "Whatever Happened To The Class Of '93?"
2/18/03 -- Archived January Graffiti messages.
2/18/03 -- Fixed some bad HTML on several pages (but need to fix some more).
2/14/03 -- Changed all pages to new look. Whattya think?
1/31/03 -- Removed link to Anlab ballot on Home page. Voting time's over.
1/21/03 -- Added non-fiction article "What's This Web Page For?"
1/1/03 -- Archived December Graffiti messages.
1/1/03 -- Archived November Graffiti messages.
12/20/02 -- Added non-fiction article "Gifts For Writers."
12/8/02 -- Publication date for "Lavender In Love" in the bibliography
11/15/02 -- Added non-fiction article "TLA's."
11/10/02 -- Added shameless plugs for the Anlab award to the Home and bibliography pages.
11/4/02 -- Archived October Graffiti messages.
10/24/02 -- Added non-fiction article "Sticks and Stones."
10/21/02 -- Updated bibliography to add "Transitory."
10/11/02 -- Archived September Graffiti messages.
9/27/02 -- No new Chronicle entry -- but labeled it done.
9/18/02 -- Added entry for Week #16 to Chronicles.
9/11/02 -- Added entry for Week #15 to Chronicles.
9/8/02 -- Archived August Graffiti messages.
9/4/02 -- Added entry for Week #14 to Chronicles.
8/31/02 -- Updated bibliography to show story in November's issue of Analog .
8/28/02 -- Added entry for Week #13 to Chronicles.
8/21/02 -- Added entry for Week #12 to Chronicles.
8/14/02 -- Added entry for Week #11 to Chronicles.
8/8/02 -- Added entry for Week #10 to Chronicles.
8/5/02 -- Archived July Graffiti messages.
7/31/02 -- Added entry for Week #9 to Chronicles.
7/25/02 -- Added entry for Week #8 to Chronicles.
7/17/02 -- Added entry for Week #7 to Chronicles.
7/10/02 -- Added entry for Week #6 to Chronicles.
7/5/02 -- Removed Independence Day logo from Home page. Holiday's over.
7/5/02 -- Archived June Graffiti messages.
7/3/02 -- Put up special logo for Independence Day on Home page.
7/3/02 -- Updated bibliography to add some "best of the year" honorable mentions.
7/3/02 -- Added entry for Week #5 to Chronicles.
6/28/02 -- Cleaned up some updated and dead Links.
6/26/02 -- Added entry for Week #4 to Chronicles.
6/26/02 -- Removed "Logo Orbit" script from Home page, to make it load faster.
6/19/02 -- Added entry for Week #3 to Chronicles.
6/19/02 -- A couple of minor cosmetic changes on the Home page.
6/18/02 -- Greatly expanded the Links page. It's still a bit messy, but I'm working on it.
6/12/02 -- Added entry for Week #2 to Chronicles.
6/12/02 -- Replaced "Silly Clock" javascript with "Logo Orbit" on Home page.
6/12/02 -- Fixed several pages I screwed up with the server-side includes, and added placeholders for future installments of Chronicles.
6/11/02 -- Added server-side includes to make the small left-side menu more consistent on all pages.
6/10/02 -- Added blog Chronicles Of The Garden Variety Writers.
6/10/02 -- Updated bibliography to add new sale to Analog .
6/9/02 -- Updated bibliography to show story in Future Orbits #5, and added Anlab 2002 placements.
6/5/02 -- Archived May Graffiti messages.
6/5/02 -- Fixed the minute hand on the "Silly Clock" javascript on the Home page. It was invisible against the black background.
5/18/02 -- Implemented "Silly Clock 4" javascript on Home page.
5/3/02 -- Updated bibliography to show upcoming appearance in Future Orbits.
5/3/02 -- Added non-fiction article "Spousal Support."
5/3/02 -- Added links to a couple of reviews of "Best Friends" and "Admissions" in the bibliography.
5/3/02 -- Updated some moved Links and deleted one missing one. Rest in peace, Damon.
5/3/02 -- Archived April Graffiti messages.
4/24/02 -- Added links to a couple of reviews of "Best Friends" in the bibliography.
4/19/02 -- Added non-fiction article "What's The Idea."
4/19/02 -- Fixed javascript for orbiting pixels around cursor on Home page.
4/14/02 -- Archived March Graffiti messages.
4/10/02 -- Updated Music List.
4/10/02 -- Updated bibliography to show Future Orbits #4.
3/23/02 -- Added hair photos to the Gallery page.
3/20/02 -- Added non-fiction article "Galaxy Of Hair."
3/8/02 -- Archived February Graffiti messages.
2/26/02 -- Added non-fiction article "SF: Where To Start."
2/21/02 -- Updated bibliography to add several upcoming stories in the pipeline.
2/14/02 -- Updated bibliography to add sale of "Wolf's Cure."
2/9/02 -- Minor update to Links page.
2/1/02 -- Archived January Graffiti messages.
2/1/02 -- Removed link to Anlab ballot on Home page. Voting time's over.
1/21/02 -- Added non-fiction article "The Lord Has No Clothes."
1/12/02 -- Archived December Graffiti messages.
1/1/02 -- Added several reference sites in the Links section.
12/21/01 -- Added fiction "Not Worth Fixing.".
12/21/01 -- Added non-fiction article "I'll Have A Blue Christmas."
12/21/01 -- Updated link for Preditors & Editors in the Links section.
12/12/01 -- Added links to several Tangent reviews in the bibliography.
12/9/01 -- Archived November Graffiti messages.
11/29/01 -- Added non-fiction article "Closing Time."
11/24/01 -- Added mention of printing error in "Magic 101" to Home page.
11/19/01 -- Added link to Anlab ballot on Home page.
11/7/01 -- Archived October Graffiti messages.
11/7/01 -- Added link to essay "For Openers" on the Home page. Oops, forgot it last update.
10/25/01 -- Added non-fiction article "For Openers."
10/8/01 -- Archived September Graffiti messages.
9/12/01 -- Added non-fiction article "New York, What Used To Be, And What Follows."
9/10/01 -- Archived August Graffiti messages.
9/10/01 -- Updated bibliography to show availability of Analog November issue and Bones Of The World anthology.
8/25/01 -- Updated bibliography to add sale of "Magic 101."
8/15/01 -- Fixed typo in "Pirates" and added a couple of links to critical reviews of my work in the bibliography.
8/10/01 -- Added non-fiction article "Pirates."
8/10/01 -- Archived July Graffiti messages.
7/31/01 -- Several updates to the bibliography page.
7/25/01 -- Added non-fiction article "Small Victories."
7/8/01 -- Archived June Graffiti messages.
6/16/01 -- Cosmetic changes to Home page, and non-fiction articles, "What The Editors Mean, part 1" and "What The Editors Mean, part 2"
6/14/01 -- Added non-fiction article "Am I There Yet?"
6/5/01 -- Updated bibliography page to add scheduling of forthcoming stories, and Anlab results for "I Wish You Dead."
6/4/01 -- Archived May Graffiti messages.
5/27/01 -- Added non-fiction article "Meet The Author."
5/9/01 -- Updated some URLs on the Links page.
5/9/01 -- Removed "Drawn Words" link from the Fiction page.
5/7/01 -- Archived April Graffiti messages.
5/1/01 -- Updated link for "Papa Rat" on the Fiction page.
5/1/01 -- Removed "Papa Rat" from the Home page.
4/23/01 -- Added non-fiction article "Science Fiction & Fantasy -- A Kid's Eye View."
4/4/01 -- Added "orbiting pixels" script to the Home page, and resized SFWA Webring box.
4/1/01 -- Added SFWA Webring to the Home page.
4/1/01 -- Archived March Graffiti messages.
3/28/01 -- Updated bibliography page to show forthcoming story in "Bones Of The World."
3/15/01 -- Added link to Dick West's site in the Links page.
3/14/01 -- Updated some URLs in the essay This Little Piggy (Went To Market)
3/13/01 -- Removed a dead link on the Not Worth Fixing page.
3/9/01 -- Added "blinking stars" background to all the pages.
3/8/01 -- Updated several URLs on the Links page.
3/4/01 -- Added baby picture to the Gallery page.
3/4/01 -- Added non-fiction article "Writer's Blues Haiku."
3/3/01 -- Added "blinking stars" background to some pages (like this one).
3/2/01 -- Archived February Graffiti messages.
2/20/01 -- Added announcemets on Home, Fiction, and Bibliography pages for new story "Papa Rat."
2/17/01 -- Added the Anlab award and thumbnails to the Gallery page.
2/12/01 -- Added non-fiction article "How I Read."
2/5/01 -- Archived January Graffiti messages.
2/4/01 -- Increased compression for BrainPlanet.jpg on Home to make page load faster.
1/31/01 -- Updated Bibliography page to include new story, "Lavender's Blues."
1/31/01 -- Added this (What's New?) page.
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