Horror short stories with Marie O’Regan

Horror short stories with Marie O’Regan

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBefore you listen to this episode, you should be warned: your to be read pile will become unmanageable. If you’re anything like us, you already have a huge to-read list, but we discuss so many epic...
The moment of the novella with JY Yang

The moment of the novella with JY Yang

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSI have been thoroughly enjoying JY Yang’s Tensorate series of novellas so wanted to chat to them about blending science fiction and fantasy, non-binary representation in SFF, and using different structures...
Alternate histories with Mary Robinette Kowal

Alternate histories with Mary Robinette Kowal

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAlternate history narratives – regardless of whether they have overt fantasy or sci-fi elements – are ultimately ‘what if’ narratives. This is the same basic principle underlying all speculative fiction, so...
Trinities with Jen Williams

Trinities with Jen Williams

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSFrom ancient mythology and religious texts to Star Trek and Harry Potter, trinities – or trios – have always been a common motif. Why is the power of three so potent and what tropes do we tend to see?  To...
Writing as a career with Sarah Pinborough

Writing as a career with Sarah Pinborough

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS There is more to mastering writing than sentences, plots, and character. Writers must also think about the genre they are writing in, the audience they are writing for, and what medium their final piece...