A World, Building

I have some thoughts on worldbuilding and what seems to work and what doesn’t, but perhaps now would be a good time to add a general site disclaimer: When I write about books, what I’m writing about is taste, and here’s why: I follow a lot of writers on Twitter – for advice, banter, detangling, support, solidarity Read More…

Nevil Shute – On The Beach

Sometimes you just want to watch the world burn, you know? So I bookmarked a list of ‘apocalyptic’ books here and set about seeing which ones were available at my library and local used bookstore. In particular, I was looking to avoid well-established dystopias – I wanted to read about a world in the process of ending, Read More…