Tom Crosshill

Tom Crosshill's fiction has been nominated for the Nebula Award, the Latvian Annual Literature Award, and has appeared in venues such as Clarkesworld, Beneath Ceaseless Skies and Lightspeed. In 2009, he won the Writers of the Future contest. After some years spent in Oregon and New York, he currently lives in his native Latvia. In the past, he has operated a nuclear reactor, translated books and worked in a zinc mine, among other things.

 

Tom's YA fiction is represented by Ammi-Joan Paquette of the Erin Murphy Literary Agency

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JUN 21 - What Giant Robots Teach Us About Life -- TEDxRiga

Last week I did a talk at TEDxRiga called "What Giant Robots Teach Us About Life". It's about the intersections of life and fiction, with dashes of SF, Wall Street and other diversions. Watch it here.
 

In the meantime, I maintain my radio silence. Recently I've been focusing on writing novels -- of which a couple are ready for submission, and one more is about to be finished. My other project these days is Academia DeCubaSon...

News & Appearances

Dec 2014 -- "The Magician and Laplace's Demon" published at Clarkesworld Magazine

Jun 2014 -- Tom's TEDx talk "What Giant Robots Teach Us About Life" now up on YouTube. 

May 2013 -- Tom's YA fiction is now represented by Ammi-Joan Paquette of the Erin Murphy Literary Agency.

Feb 2013 -- "Fragmentation, or Ten Thousand Goodbyes" nominated for the Nebula Award