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Nicky Drayden is a master weaver of science fiction and fantasy in her novel, The Prey of Gods. Five unique individuals, with their own set of problems, have their story lines come together so seamlessly in the end to save a futuristic South Africa…
Sep 6
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Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor is a mind-bending fantasy that grabs you from page one. In a post-apocalyptic Africa, fear runs rampant: fear of invaders and fear of those who don’t look like the rest of the population. It touches on things that…
Aug 1
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This month, we’re taking a look at another reference book to help us with our craft. The Screenwriter’s Bible (I read the 5th Edition) by David Trottier is an absolute must for anyone looking to write and sell a screenplay or TV script. When it says…
Jul 1
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Wakanda forever! What an amazing collection of short stories about the technologically advanced, spiritually laden land of Wakanda. Award-winning authors from the African diaspora contribute their own visionary tales of the Black Panther and his…
May 31
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A plot-driven tale, Kurzhon The Life-Taker is about a lone warrior who doesn’t bat an eye at taking a life, if it pleases him and his warrior god. Kurzhon resides in a land with elves, sorcery and plenty of sword-and-axe action. A cold-hearted…
May 1
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Apr 15
J R Cannon promoted Reginald L. Goodwin's blog post The Lighthouse...
Apr 15
J R Cannon posted a blog post
 This time we’re going to look at the stunning graphic novel, “Malika Fallen Queen Part One,” by Roye Okupe and YouNeek YouNiverse. This is a historical fiction story like none other I have read. And, although the graphic novel is labeled Part One,…
Apr 1
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 If you're like me and want to write a novel, I would highly recommend this book by Jessica Brody. It is a slam-dunk as far as getting you to understand writing plot points, characters and beats of your story. A few people had told me about this…
Mar 10
J R Cannon promoted Administrator: Jarvis Sheffield's blog post Happy Anniversary - Black Science Fiction Society Turns 13!
Mar 9
J R Cannon promoted Catherine Taylor's discussion Submissions now open for Black Sci-Fi short-story collection!
Feb 26