Government Types for Fantasy and Science Fiction

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I keep a list of government types, for inspiration in creating settings in the role-playing games I run and the settings for my fiction. It is very useful, especially in the genres of science fiction and fantasy, where exotic locations … Please enjoy the full article

Call for Writers: SciFiChat Shared-World Fantasy Anthology

Late in 2012, the #SciFiChat Twitter chat brainstormed a fantasy setting for a shared-world fantasy that I promised to publish through Flying Pen Press. Jaleta Clegg (@Jaleta_Clegg) agreed to be the editor for the anthology. Clegg sent me the writer’s … Please enjoy the full article

SciFiChat Program: December 7, 2012. Fantasy World Building, Part II

On December 7, 2012, at 3:00 pm Eastern Time, The #SciFiChat on Twitter will engage in Fantasy World-Building for Shared-World Anthology. This is the second of a two-part exercise. The chatters of SciFiChat have asked that we once again engage … Please enjoy the full article

SciFiChat Program: November 30, 2012. Fantasy World Building, Part I

On November 30, 2012, at 3:00 pm Eastern Time, The #SciFiChat on Twitter will engage in Fantasy World-Building for Shared-World Anthology. This is the first of a two-part exercise. The chatters of SciFiChat have asked that we once again engage … Please enjoy the full article

SciFiChat Program: November 16, 2012

On October 16, 2012, at 3:00 pm Eastern Time, The #SciFiChat on Twitter will discuss the topic Speculative Fiction NaNoWriMo. National Novel Writing Month is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing. Participants begin writing on November 1. The goal … Please enjoy the full article

SciFiChat Program: Sept. 28, 2012 Topic

On September 28, 2012, at 3:00 pm Eastern Time, the #SciFiChat topic will be Great Taverns of Fantasy & Science Fiction, to celebrate Oktoberfest! (The secret drinking words will be bloodwine and Callahan’s.) There will be an unmoderated social hour … Please enjoy the full article