In a Nutshell: History of Fantasy

When someone mentions fantasy, most people’s minds immediately jump to either Lord of the Rings or Harry Potter, which makes sense indeed. Both works are true representatives for the genre; however fantasy has already been around years before J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit was published in 1937. Continue reading “In a Nutshell: History of Fantasy”

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Interview: Fantasy and short fiction author Sriranjani Suresh on writing and writer’s block

Hardly anyone would say that starting out as a writer is easy. A common phrase preaches that “the first million words are practice” before someone develops something like competency in his or her craft. Even bestelling author Stephen King quotes it in his book On Writing. Continue reading “Interview: Fantasy and short fiction author Sriranjani Suresh on writing and writer’s block”