Welcome to Episode 10 of Speculate! The Podcast for Writers, Readers and Fans. In this episode we look at some of the writing techniques in N.K. Jemisin‘s Nebula-nominated novel The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms…and how aspiring writers can learn from those techniques to improve their own work. If you like what you hear, please check back in two weeks for Episode 11, where we’ll begin a new sequence of shows on a prominent short story anthology. Until then, thanks as always for listening, and please continue to spread the word about the show!
Welcome to Episode 6 of Speculate! The Podcast for Writers, Readers and Fans. In this episode we examine some of the specific writing techniques in Kij Johnson‘s short fiction, focusing on the three stories discussed in the previous two shows. If you enjoy the episode, please let us know by leaving feedback or getting in touch with us directly–and don’t forget to come back for Episode 7, where we interview our first artist. Until then, thanks for tuning in, and please continue to spread the word about the show!
Welcome to Episode 3 of Speculate! The Podcast for Writers, Readers and Fans. In this episode we talk about some specific writing techniques used in the Apex stories discussed in the last two shows, both how they function within their respective stories and how proper use of them can help authors in their own works. If you enjoy the show, please come back for our next episode, where we’ll be beginning a whole new series of discussions, interviews and analysis of a prominent speculative fiction author. And as always, please continue to spread the word about the show!
Note: Please be aware that this episode features several excerpts from the stories, one of which uses adult language.