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Arley Sorg @arleysorg Oakland, CA

co-Editor-in-Chief @fantasymagazine Senior Editor @locusmag Do stuff @LightspeedMag @fandsf @clarkesworld 2014 @OdysseyWorkshop Writer. Mildly Radical. He/Him.

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Joined Twitter 8/5/13


@s_meems @ArulaRatnakar yaaay congrats!!!Join us next Tues April 13th AT 8PM EDT for this wonderful reading featuring @visyap & @RoanhorseBex. Pre-register… https://t.co/I4dDLgydXO
Retweeted by Arley SorgHad a blast co-teaching Writing Humor in today's @cascadewriters workshop with author @CurtisCChen and agent… https://t.co/hQJsgJbDBe
Retweeted by Arley SorgHey SFF writers, the Narrative Worlds episodes are an *excellent* series of conversations about worldbuilding betwe… https://t.co/Ge71q6kLHF
Retweeted by Arley SorgAnd, here it is, the announcement we've been dying to share with you... I've teamed up with @Gabino_Iglesias to bri… https://t.co/jx9MTNGWZb
Retweeted by Arley SorgSomewhere in the multiverse there's a Star Wars universe where Luke saw the ghost of Obi-Wan and reacted by going t… https://t.co/7gNfMmEze5
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @ECthetwit @khaalidah aaaaaahm walking on air... @Maelius @EricBooth I also believe there is a way to tell someone you didn't enjoy their art without being a jerk… https://t.co/P7TSmAtnyq
4/11
2021
I've had my share of bad experiences with the SFF community but most have been quite good had a video chat earlie… https://t.co/DzjkqcODW5 @arleysorg https://t.co/qisxmneQSc
Retweeted by Arley SorgStill thinking abt the #KungFu premiere & how different it feels as an AsAm to see a US tv show centering Chinese A… https://t.co/W5kbcfj0Ly
Retweeted by Arley SorgI’ve been shouting this forever: https://t.co/XMh0JewZ19
Retweeted by Arley SorgHi folks - I could really use some work to help me pay off an egregious tax bill. Shoot me opportunities if you’ve got ‘em?
Retweeted by Arley SorgWhat is everyone reading? Tell me and I will bring orange juice and feel better sauce to @PrinceJvstin to help hi… https://t.co/EB9uiXSRMB
Retweeted by Arley SorgWe're looking to showcase 2021 Anthologies and Collections. Details in this thread: https://t.co/pWF3sPhKhk
Retweeted by Arley SorgIt's nap time. https://t.co/tSgBIhBXiI
Retweeted by Arley Sorgfolks - if you liked something you read, most authors love to hear about it! if you didn't like something you rea… https://t.co/Eg272pL4EEIt's the weekend!😸 Voting closes soon 🗳️ - this is a great time to get this done!😉 And! Anyone! Can! Vote!🎇 If s… https://t.co/ogncW0N7vBIf something I say leads to realizations, and you want to engage, learn, and grow, I'm here for that I'm down for… https://t.co/lwUtOYpyQw @SamAsherwriter *huuuugs* that's awesome!💖I like people who are nervous talkers. Who are uncomfortable with silence and have to fill it with all the things.… https://t.co/bAV6qJzER6
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @wickedmilkhotel You got this!!!💖My husband and I just got scheduled for our first vaccine shots!
Retweeted by Arley SorgYou motherfuckers need to learn the phrase "it's not for me"
Retweeted by Arley SorgLet’s add ableism here too https://t.co/7mVbAAj0X5
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4/10
2021
Attn members: The 2021 Recommended Works List & the Jury Submission forms are now live! Pls go to the Members Only… https://t.co/sJyHFnQwaq
Retweeted by Arley SorgICYMI: StokerCon2021 is virtual! And we'd love for you to join us. When: Thurs, May 20 at 12pm EDT – Sunday, May… https://t.co/1NDYNoUwPZ
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @KhoreoMag Twitter is weird like that sometimes lolWe're thrilled to announce our Non-Fiction Editor! Dev Agarwal is a writer and editor living in London, UK. He is a… https://t.co/08h9XXdEMB
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @sakeriver agree 100% people too often believe that if they don't see it as problematic then it's not problematic… https://t.co/qRt7FsQbszjust because you don't see how what you said was racist doesn't mean it wasn't racist - or - - transphobic - miso… https://t.co/3k8P6CUjoBRegistration is open! https://t.co/QZtk1AnHFW https://t.co/S89onLidSD
Retweeted by Arley SorgNo one can decide for you if you are "successful" or not No one else's metrics have to be your metrics Writing is… https://t.co/8YId3KHnyz @DavidEdison LOL niceWanna learn about the industry & get insight into ppl's work? Hang out At the Bar! Terese Mason Pierre & Lawrence… https://t.co/cLnG6K4tOA @shawwillsuffice @fantasymagazine I think professionalism is a matter of framing. There's nothing unprofessional ab… https://t.co/2OfmPHW2Uw
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @shawwillsuffice @arleysorg @carlos_ariza Back when I was writing, I gathered a few Weird Tales rejections...
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @shawwillsuffice @carlos_ariza @apexmag I still have a lot of snail mail rejections from a number of mags from back in the day! @carlos_ariza @shawwillsuffice I can relate completely. I always found the process really demoralizing and heart br… https://t.co/O91D66JFp8 @shawwillsuffice @carlos_ariza one of the great things about submission grinder is you can see the average response… https://t.co/rpYT8pzO2a @shawwillsuffice @carlos_ariza but I also rec sending to your top markets first, and many use metrics of pay, reput… https://t.co/nueIBs60BH @shawwillsuffice @carlos_ariza each author has to navigate their career in the ways which are right for them. that… https://t.co/CBuRtWL8Ft
4/9
2021
@effies @ecto_fun LOL perfectly sillyI'm wondering if it would be unprofessional of me to post the number of rejections each of my published stories rec… https://t.co/whYBlQ3RGY
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @WriterOdell @EvanJPeterson honestly I kind of categorize it as "things we know intellectually but refuse to follow… https://t.co/bix25waigy @arleysorg It’s taken me years and I’m *still* working on it. But I wish my younger self heard this back then.
Retweeted by Arley SorgIf you’re looking to careen between existential crises and gardening angst, you’ve found the right feed Welcome
Retweeted by Arley Sorgit's totally okay if you: -gained or lost weight -didn't learn a language -ate a lot of packaged food or takeout -… https://t.co/PT1EhLGXL2
Retweeted by Arley SorgToday’s the long awaited day. I am launching my very own art website and store! You can find a selection of my work… https://t.co/WRzTjbNy3x
Retweeted by Arley Sorghello this is your periodic reminder that I was put on this earth to publish latinx sff, for the love of god send m… https://t.co/ptwdmcSrfr
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @gelrdrgz seems reasonable. bartender, I'll have the same, thx.More boosting! https://t.co/YHYFyY0MuZ
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @fetaplace congrats! @mehzeb thank you! @diabolicalplots LOLLLLL @diabolicalplots this needs to go in the next Star Wars antho 🤣 @diabolicalplots LMFAO! he's like "I hate my friends" haha @diabolicalplots you *know* he always gets greeted with that line at bars, too. "Eeyyyy! It's a trap!!! amirite???" 🍻 @arleysorg I say celebrate the joys of other writers!
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @pauljessup yes! 100%Writers, It's easy to get caught up in other people's achievements & to measure your own success by comparison. A… https://t.co/CfAhp8t7kJ @drslayton thank you!!!💖
4/8
2021
@jasonkburnett @wordfey @mollytempleton ahhh thank you! that is kind of you to say. I am really looking forward to… https://t.co/us10gBQshYeurope isn’t the weird white catholic monolith you think it is and if you want to write historical fantasy set in e… https://t.co/nryCidJ7bh
Retweeted by Arley Sorgeurope was diverse, people were always coming and going especially because of europe’s close relationship with the… https://t.co/xe6NIfoPsm
Retweeted by Arley Sorgreligion is a huge deal in historical depictions of europe and american writers don’t seem to get how deep that goe… https://t.co/mRjRLHDGi9
Retweeted by Arley SorgNow - Single Origin by A.Z. Louise (@az_louise) Next - The Woman With No Face by Alice Goldfuss (@alicegoldfuss… https://t.co/jsi0gmR1CZ
Retweeted by Arley SorgTHREAD: Here's the experience a Philip K. Dick Award nominee had at NorWesCon this last weekend. Spoiler: He was th… https://t.co/VpjuJvSIfU
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @inkhaven my first 💉is this Friday!WE HAVE APPOINTMENTS 💉🎆
Retweeted by Arley Sorg"'ll end this thread by reiterating: This is not a call out. It's information. Use it or don't." I recommend givi… https://t.co/JZfe4p7ENB @remymura right??? like.. this is gonna be work.. @alicegoldfuss @wordfey @mollytempleton LOLLL 💖 it's so awesome to work with wonderful stories and great people! @navahw @wordfey @mollytempleton 💖💖💖💖💖 miss seeing you around!!!🥲 @s_meems @wordfey @mollytempleton 💖💖💖💖💖 @mollytempleton @arleysorg i'm not even published anywhere yet, but @inkhaven reached out and has given me so much… https://t.co/GYWxJe6IZm
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @tiffanytrent LOLLLLLL 🏹Worldcon Moves Dates and Venue https://t.co/Q6aTUaGTSs
Retweeted by Arley Sorgsorry if it's corny but I feel a need for some goodness right now: tell me about the book people of all kinds who h… https://t.co/pEPON8bkZm
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @wordfey @mollytempleton John (JA) Pitts is who taught me, by example, to be kind to newbies - He took me around m… https://t.co/hSEhFxLkLh @DavidEdison *googles* think I have to work on my arms... lol @marie_croke haha : ) lucky for me @AnaeaLay @akaSylvia 🍸 @LeahNing LOL 🧟‍♂️ @jacobhaddon thank you! @leahbobet thank you!💖 @captaincurt81 thank you Curt! You too! @jkmoran @akaSylvia Thank you! @akaSylvia Lollllllllllll but also 💖💖💖💖😘Looking kinda rugged aka the longer I wait the harder it is to shave https://t.co/bCyGbp2RJZ
4/7
2021
Isabel Yap is cool & writes awesome stuff! My Lightspeed review of her *new collection* "Never Have I Ever":… https://t.co/PnUEj3Sm0sYour work is still worthy. You are still worthy. Suffering is not a requirement for art.
Retweeted by Arley SorgYou don't have to suffer for your identity to be valid. You don't have to out yourself for others' entertainment. Y… https://t.co/PVkte4OAHI
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @rosshowalter @slickhop I had one guy who kept trying to explain publishing to me... on grindr... I'm like... how… https://t.co/U8lkPtkULKSome windy ear-flappies for you #dailydoggo https://t.co/1JtTjgK9O3
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @wickedmilkhotel yes. yeeeeessss.You can refuse to discuss stupid things people tweet. It’s true
Retweeted by Arley SorgAs a horror writer, I'm always very interested in hot takes about what does or does not constitute horror.
Retweeted by Arley Sorg @rosshowalter don't get me started on this shit LOLAnyhow, someone send me a dope ass space horror book. I fucking love Alien, Event Horizon, Sunshine, Dead Space, Pr… https://t.co/pwze8x3VeO
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4/6
2021

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