Category Archives: Personal

Editor Interview with … myself!

Claudie Arseneault/ October 1, 2015/ Community, Personal, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

And here we conclude the week with my own answers to the questions, so I can talk a bit more about the story I wrote and myself. 1. What inspired your short story? Where did the idea come from? One Last Sweet is the second short story I write on the theme of ‘solarpunk dragon’ (the first being the one

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The Pack of Aces launches on June 1st!

Claudie Arseneault/ May 27, 2015/ Community, Personal, Varia/ 0 comments

Hey everyone! I’ve got something really cool coming up this June. I will be joining four other asexual writers on a common blog, all dedicated to asexuality, writing, and genre fiction. And on how they interact with one another. Our first month is mostly for introductions, and I’ll be first to go. Please come and check us out!

DiverSciFi 2016

Claudie Arseneault/ May 8, 2015/ Community, Personal, Publication, Writing/ 0 comments

Heya peeps! I have some really exciting news! I will be attending DiverSciFi, a brand new convention to support, promote, and share literature and art that is rich with diversity. But now all literature. DiverSciFi has a very particular focus, which makes me happy: it’s about diversity in Science Fiction and Fantasy. Or in the words of the organizers… DiverSciFi was born

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Interview on Asexual Artist

Claudie Arseneault/ February 13, 2015/ Community, Personal, Publication, Varia/ 0 comments

Hey everyone! Just a quick word to let you know you ought to check out Asexual Artist. They’re a blog dedicated on showcasing artists (whether they write, or draw, or play music or anything) that identify as Asexual, and I had an interview up today! Makes me feel like a real professional to be answering questions like these. Go take

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Upcoming Short in Vitality Issue #1

Claudie Arseneault/ February 12, 2015/ Characters, Community, Personal, Publication, Writing/ 0 comments

Hey everyone! I’m really excited about Viral Airwaves‘ launch yesterday. I had a great time eating instant noodles and taking pictures of myself in this very dignified activity. But I have more great news! My short story, The Best Day, has been selected by Vitality to be a part of the first Issue! Vitality is a LGBT+ magazine dedicated to publishing entertaining

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A Toe in the Amazing Land of Solarpunk

Claudie Arseneault/ February 1, 2015/ Inspiration and Ideas, Personal, Science, Varia, Viral Airwaves, Worldbuilding, Writing/ 3 comments

The first time I read the term “Solarpunk”, I got really excited. First before I was struggling to find a genre for Viral Airwaves, and this seemed like it might fit (it kind of does). Second because I am a big sucker for steampunk, and for new solar technologies. But what is solarpunk? It is a genre that reenvisions the future

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Viral Airwaves is up for Kindle preorders

Claudie Arseneault/ January 31, 2015/ Books, Personal, Projects, Viral Airwaves/ 0 comments

This is it, guys! My very first published novel, Viral Airwaves, is coming out on February 11th! You can preorder right now, and it’s discounted from its usual full price! Just head over to Amazon. 🙂 The blurb In case you wonder what’s it all about, here is the story’s blurb! Henry Schmitt wants nothing more than a quiet life and

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New Site, New Book

Claudie Arseneault/ January 29, 2015/ Books, Personal, Projects, Varia, Viral Airwaves, Writing/ 0 comments

Hey everyone! It’s been forever since I last came here, but it is time to (kind of) resurrect this site! Mostly because I want a stable deposit of information on my novels, and infrequent news. I might occasionally talk about the writing process again, but not promises. Mostly, if you want more, you should consider following either on tumblr or

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The Major and the New Writing Strategy

Claudie Arseneault/ December 23, 2011/ Editing, Personal, Viral Airwaves, Writing/ 3 comments

Great news! Though you might’ve heard, because I’ve been posting it everywhere on the internet except here. I have completed my Biochemistry Major! Hurray! *confettis* I thought I’d feel way more accomplished than this, but this instead feels like the first big step of a not-yet-finished road. Still, proud to scratch that from my Life To-Do List! Meanwhile, I’ve also

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Perseverance

Claudie Arseneault/ December 7, 2011/ Personal/ 4 comments

Small hiatus is, sadly, not over! The reason stands in a very simple fact: my boss gave me 30 hours of work for the last 3 week… in addition to my six classes at Uni (regular ‘oh-my-gosh-finals-I’ll-never-get-through’ semester is five classes). Thus, I am insanely late, and tired, and stressed. I did manage a Wicked & Tricksy yesterday. And this

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