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Elusive Pathways in Unearthed Stories

Elusive Pathways in Unearthed Stories

Why write? Why fantasy or sci-fi at all? To me, at least, the gist is speculative fiction which was defined as “an encompassing genre that freely explores possibility and impossibility alike”1. That definition captures what writing means …

Books Undone is an Indieverse Awards Nominee

Books Undone is an Indieverse Awards Nominee

It’s time to share some good news! Books Undone has just been nominated for the Indieverse Awards 2024 in the categories of Best Book Media (Podcast & Blog) and Book Podcast I Always Catch Up On. I’m elated about this! Voting …

Podcast Episode: Non-Conflict in Rejoice

Podcast Episode: Non-Conflict in Rejoice

Episode 5: Non-Conflict in Rejoice | RSS.com “When selfishness becomes a pathology, there will be many innocent victims.” That is one of the many brutal truths of human behaviour explored in a modern take on first-contact sci-fi. …

Podcast Episode: Orwell's Newspeak

Podcast Episode: Orwell's Newspeak

Episode 4: Orwell's Newspeak | RSS.com “But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.” That is the premise behind the prescribing language proposed in a cautionary tale about the politics of power. It is considered one of the …

2023, What a Year!

2023, What a Year!

Hello everyone, and before anything, happy holidays! This year has been a ride, and sitting down to put everything into perspective is overwhelming. I have been writing for pretty much most of my life, and although I created my socials in 2021, it …

Podcast Episode: Babel-17

Podcast Episode: Babel-17

Episode 3: Language in Babel-17 | RSS.com “If there is no word for it, how do you think about it?” reflects the central topic of a sci-fi masterwork known for its discussion on linguistic relativity. I’m talking about Babel-17, a …