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Podcast Spotlight: Podcastle

October 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

In the last two podcast spotlights I featured Escape Pod, the first speculative fiction podcast, and Pseudopod, the first horror podcast. This installment is about Podcastle, [...]

MIND MELD: Monarchies in Fantasy

July 18, 2012 // 9 Comments

UPDATED to include a response from Delia Sherman [Do you have an idea for a future Mind Meld? Let us know!] Very often, in secondary world fantasy novels, the default [...]

MIND MELD: The Apple iPad: Sizzle or Fizzle?

April 28, 2010 // 7 Comments

Science fiction fans love new gadgets. The most recently hyped gadget is the Apple iPad. Sure, it’s sexy, but like any gadget, it has its pros and cons. We asked this [...]