Uncommon Catalysts: Coherent Universes – Using RPGs for Consistency in Your Writing

Metaphor Publications is pleased to present Uncommon Catalysts a series of guest articles sourced in the catalytic intersection between fantasy fiction and role playing games (RPG, or  RPG’s). Irregularly, we’ll be reaching out to irregular writers and gamers and getting their irregular perspectives on how fantasy/speculative fiction and RPG’s compare, contrast, overlap – and lead to […] [...more]

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Uncommon Catalysts: On the Nature of First Things

Metaphor Publications is pleased to present Uncommon Catalysts a series of guest articles sourced in the rich, yeasty intersection between fantasy fiction and role playing games (RPG, or  RPG’s). Irregularly, we’ll be reaching out to irregular writers and gamers and getting their irregular perspectives on how fantasy/speculative fiction and RPG’s compare, contrast, overlap – and lead […] [...more]

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Whether Or Not To Weather

Today, we live in air conditioned houses or flats in concrete jungles, and travel in air conditioned cars and buses and planes. Natural disasters not withstanding, weather is usually little more than a minor irritation or point of idle conversation. It didn’t use to be that way. When it was cold, it was hard to […] [...more]

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What Does It Take To Be An Effective Writer?

Anyone can learn to be an effective writer. Colleges are full of creative writing courses turning out effective writers. A better question would be, can one learn to be an affective writer. [...more]

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Magical Worlds

He knew what he knew: that the real world was full of magic, so magical worlds could easily be real. – Salman Rushdie Coming in April/May 2015. [...more]

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Michael & Alesia’s Interview on Carry on Harry

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WELCOME TO OUR WORLD: AN INTERVIEW WITH FANTASY AUTHORS MICHAEL AND ALESIA MATSON

This interview is with the authors of “Raven’s Tears,” a brand new Fantasy novel, and the first in a new series. It’s rare to find a writing-twosome with a newly released book and such a strong grasp of the publishing business. I think, once you’ve finished this interview, you will want to check their new […] [...more]

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We Need a New Genre of Fiction

You know the list. You’ve seen it a thousand times. There’s fantasy fiction, science fiction, historical fiction, crime, mystery, thriller… The list goes on and on — until the clothes come off. Then, whatever real genre the novel belongs in, whatever real literary merit the work may have, is all forgotten. It’s tossed into the “erotica” bin. […] [...more]

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Updates: Deadman’s Trigger & Bagédaan

Yup! A new cover for Bagédaan. How about that! There are more changes coming to the novella too, but they’ll have to wait for later, after we’ve finished Deadman’s Trigger! For those who don’t know, Deadman’s Trigger is the second book in the Raven & Iris series. You can buy the first book, Raven’s Tears  by clicking the link (to Amazon). […] [...more]

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Book Givaway at Cmash Now Live

About a month ago we were asked to do a guest post for the good folks at Cmash. Today that guest post, coupled with a give-a-way of Raven’s Tears went live. Click the link below to go check it out. And while you’re there, sign up for the give away! (Expires February 12, 2014) The  first […] [...more]

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