Exclusive Interview: “Alien: Inferno’s Fall” Author Philippa Ballantine & Co-Author Clara Čarija

 

In a movie — like, say, Alien — the person writing the screenplay and the person who came up with the story are not always the same person. Or people. Like, say, Alien, which has a screenplay by ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “The Bruising Of Qilwa” Author Naseem Jamnia

 

In their new fantasy novella The Bruising Of Qilwa (paperback, Kindle), writer Naseem Jamnia introduces us to the queernormative, Persian-inspired secondary world of Firuz-e Jafari, a nonbinary refugee healer. But as they explain in the following ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “Small Angels” Author Lauren Owen

 

So this is mean: In her Gothic fantasy novel Small Angels (hardcover, Kindle, audiobook), writer Lauren Owen ruins some nice couple’s wedding. Why? For that, you’ll have to read the following email interview. ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “Trouble Walked In” Author Mike Kupari

 

Of all the detective agencies in all the universe, why did author Mike Kupari set his cyberpunky sci-fi detective story Trouble Walked In (paperback, Kindle) on a fictional planet orbiting a real star five hundred odd ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “Face” Author Joma West

 

As we all (unfortunately) know, some people can be really superficial. But in the world of Joma West’s dystopian cyberpunk sci-fi novel Face (hardcover, Kindle, audiobook), people take it to such extremes that even touching ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “Rags” Author Ty Drago

 

Usually when there’s a mysterious stranger who doesn’t talk, they’re the kind of person who kills everyone but the lone virgin girl who normally would’ve stayed home, but her friend insisted and, well, you know… But in Ty Drago’s ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “Hot Moon” Author Alan Smale

 

As the sci-fi loving son of a grade school science teacher, I’ve long lamented that our missions to the moon ended after only six trips. And no, not just because I’d love to eat a breakfast burrito while hopping ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “The Nova Incident” Author Dan Moren

 

In his ongoing series The Galactic Cold War, writer Dan Moren injects elements of sci-fi and space opera into spy stories. Or should that be the other way around? In the following email interview, he discusses what inspired ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: “All The Hometowns You Can’t Stay Away From” Author Izzy Wasserstein

 

When it comes to putting together their first short story collections, some writers start out with a theme or a plan and stick to it. Then there’s writers like Izzy Wasserstein, who, in assembling hers, All The Hometowns You ...CONTINUE

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