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Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« on: February 17, 2011, 06:44:40 AM »
Can people link up fantasy writers they find on twitter (verified accounts only!) please :)
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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2011, 04:39:54 PM »
here's my (very partial) list:

@greatdismal (William Gibson…sci fi, but still)
@BrandSanderson (yes, that Sanderson)
@StrangeAffairs & TheDissuader (Mark Hodder)
@Pyr_books
@torbooks
@gailcarriger (author of the Parasol Protectorate series)
@paolobacigalupi (Paolo Bacigalupi, author of The Windup Girl)
@terryandrob (Terry Prachett)
@neilhimself (Neil Gaiman)

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Offline MTMaenpaa

Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2011, 04:56:58 PM »
Some additions to the list (not just fantasy):

@lilithsaintcrow - Lilith Saintcrow (Dante Valentine & Jill Kismet)
@StevenGould - Steven Gould (ala Jumper)
@doctorow - Cory Doctorow
@BurningBunnies - Kim Harrison
@DavidBrin1 - David Brin (Postman, Earth Rising)
@WarrenEllis - Warren Ellis (Transmetropolitan)
@JSCarroll - Jonathan Carroll (Editor)
@timlebbon - Tim Lebbon
@RichardKadrey - Richard Kadrey (Sandman Slim, Butcher Bird)
@RobinMcKinley - Robin McKinley
@TrudiCanavan - Trudi Canavan
@KateElliottSFF - Kate Elliott
@cdelint - Charles de Lint
@EllenKushner - Ellen Kushner (Bordertown, Swordspoint)
@ALeeMartinez - A. Lee Martinez (Gil's All Fright Diner)
@TimPratt
@Brightweavings - Guy Gavriel Kay
@MargaretAtwood
@willshetterly
@brentweeks
EDIT: @hollyblack

I think the list is long enough now...
« Last Edit: February 17, 2011, 05:13:26 PM by MTMaenpaa »
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Offline Funky Scarecrow

Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2011, 05:02:42 PM »
There's also:

@Chadbourn (Mark Chadbourn)
@Peculiar (Christopher Fowler)
@Markgatiss (Mark Gatiss)
@barculator (James Barclay)
@SamSykesSwears (Sam Sykes)
@MarkCN (Mark Charan Newton)
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Offline ChristinaJL

Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #4 on: February 17, 2011, 05:24:59 PM »
@blakecharlton

can't think of anyone else, most of them are covered already. 

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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2011, 08:20:07 AM »
@pvbrett
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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2011, 09:50:24 AM »
Here's a twitter list: http://twitter.com/#/list/pornokitsch/authors-and-artists

The good: 179 names
The bad: Includes a few non-SFF types and a lot of comic book writers & artists
The random: Excludes a few accounts that are inactive (Terry Pratchett) or TOO active (Neil Gaiman!)

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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #7 on: February 19, 2011, 07:37:16 AM »
@LKHamilton Laurell K Hamilton

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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #8 on: February 19, 2011, 09:36:06 AM »
@msagara (author of the "Cast In..." series

Offline ebrock

Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #9 on: February 19, 2011, 02:19:22 PM »
These are some of the authors I follow (all write some fantasy-epic, urban, dark, comics, etc.).
@RealCliveBarker
@NeilHimself (Neil Gaiman)
@tadwilliams
@AlexBledsoe
@MikeStackpole
@justinemusk
@auntbeast (Caitlin R, Kiernan)
@LisaShearin
@ChristophGolden (Christopher Golden)
@timlebbon
@caitkitt (Caitlin Kittredge)
@warrenellis
@jimchines
@dianapfrancis
@MistyMassey
@DavidBCoe
@TrudiCanavan
@seananmcguire
@gregvaneekout
@TheKJA (Kevin J. Anderson)
@melissa_marr
@ilona_andrews
@hollylisle
@jamesenge
@GailZMartin
@PVBrett (Peter V Brett)
@barculator (James Barclay)
@davidfarland
@LAGilman (Laura Anne Gilman)
@robinhobb

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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #10 on: February 19, 2011, 11:50:46 PM »
@brentweeks

Offline The Mad Hatter

Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #11 on: February 20, 2011, 05:01:31 AM »

Here's a mix of Science Fiction and Fantasy writers. Me being me, they are all people that I've actually meet at one time or another, and like.

@debbieohi
@karinlow
@miragrant
@KarlSchroeder
@seananmcguire
@dduane
@Chevenga
@cdelint
@CJCherryh
@doctorow
@Vryka
@TanyaHuff

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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #12 on: March 31, 2011, 01:22:31 PM »
@mdlachlan

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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #13 on: March 31, 2011, 02:21:40 PM »
@scottlynch78
@Mark__Lawrence
@DougHulick

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Re: Fantasy Writers to Follow on Twitter
« Reply #14 on: April 01, 2011, 04:45:31 AM »
Not technically verified accounts but pretty damned sure it's them
@byharryconnolly - Harry Connolly
@longshotauthor - Jim Butcher
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