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”
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”
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The movie industry would look bleak without the science fiction genre. Film classics like Matrix, Back to the Future or Blade Runner have captured audiences for decades and the popularity of franchises like Star Wars and Star Trek remained solid to this day. Continue reading “In a Nutshell: History of Science Fiction”