Recommendations: August 2021


Doll Seed by Michele Tracy Berger (Apex Magazine)

Face Changing by Jiang Bo, translated by Andy Dudak (Clarkesworld)

Faithful Delirium by Brent Lambert (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)

Golden Girl by A. M. Guay (khoreo Magazine)

Promises We Made Under a Brick-Dark Sky by Karen Osborne (Clarkesworld)

The Clock, Having Seen Its Face in the Mirror, Still Knows Not the Hour by Adam Stemple (Clarkesworld)

The God Skrae Eats Death by Stephen Case (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)

Where Things Fall from the Sky by Ally Wilkes (Nightmare Magazine)

Worth the Whistling by Adriana C. Grigore (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)


Writing Excuses 16.33: Tell, Don’t Show

Recommendations: May 2021


A Blind Eye by M. H. Ayinde (Daily Science Fiction)

Disenchantment by P. H. Low (Fantasy Magazine)

Safe as Houses by Avra Margariti (Daily Science Fiction)

The Cabbit by Maria Dong (Nightmare Magazine)

The Frankly Impossible Weight of Han by Maria Dong (khōréō Magazine)

The Woman Who Destroyed Us by S. L. Huang (Lightspeed Magazine)

Throw Rug by Aurelius Raines II (Apex Magazine)


I Do Not Want to Write Today by Shing Yin Khor (Catapult)

It’s All Just a Draft by Tobias S. Buckell


How to Evolve Vowel Harmony Systems by Artifexian (Youtube)

Recommendations: April 2021


A Handful of Sky by Elly Bangs (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)

A Stranger Goes Ashore by Adam R. Shannon (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)

Colors of the Immortal Palate by Caroline M. Yoachim (Uncanny Magazine)

Quintessence by Andrew Dykstal (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)

Sarcophagus by Ray Nayler (Clarkesworld Magazine)

That Boy in the Picture by Alex Sobel (Daily Science Fiction)

The Giant with No Heart in Her Body by Nike Sulway (Strange Horizons)

Where Oaken Hearts Do Gather by Sarah Pinsker (Uncanny Magazine)


how come these ghosts is white? by Brandon Taylor (Substack)


Black Dice Society (Youtube)

Lingthusiasm #54: R and R-like sounds – Rhoticity (Youtube)