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Podcast Episode: Deconstructing Fahrenheit

Podcast Episode: Deconstructing Fahrenheit

Episode 1: Deconstructing Fahrenheit 451 | RSS.com “It was a pleasure to burn” is the iconic opening of a story that became a staple in the discussion of censorship and book burning—I’m talking of Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury. …

The World of Dely'rae

The World of Dely'rae

Dely’rae is the world where (so far) three of my interactive stories are set—Drifting Tavern (which follows an apprentice trying to avoid cleaning duty), Potions Shoppe (where you play as a centuries-old Potionmaker), and Herald (in which you …

The Artwork of Herald

The Artwork of Herald

One of the things that I enjoy about fancy editions of books is the artwork—and when I was bouncing ideas for Unearthed Stories with the dev, we decided that artwork was a great idea. It contributes to that feel of special editions, letting readers …

Choosing Names Isn't Easy - Discussing Mien's Names

Choosing Names Isn't Easy - Discussing Mien's Names

In fantasy or sci-fi writing, names are powerful. They impact how the readers imagine a character, a fictional country, their culture, clothes, and everything around it. As readers, we pull on from anything familiar to ‘fill in the gaps’ …