#SciFi Women Interview: Laura M. Crawford

December 2015’s #Scifi Women Interviews guest is Laura M. Crawford. It has been a wonderful inaugural year for this feature that will return in 2016. I am very happy to close it with Laura, whom I had met in 2012 at an academic conference about video games. Laura M. CrawfordRead More…

Write Away: Quick Guide to Character Flaws by Rose B. Fischer

My friend Rose B. Fischer, with whom you are familiar on this blog thanks to her regular contributions, has recently released the first book in a writing craft series: Write Away: Quick Guide to Character Flaws. Rose B. Fischer is an avid fan of foxes, Stargate: SG-1, and Star Trek.Read More…

Fangirl: Doin It for Herself – A Writing Journey by Rose B. Fischer

Last time, I shared about my fourth grade writing project and how I wanted to write a He-Man and She-Ra fanfiction. I wasn’t able to because my idea became so complicated that I wouldn’t be able to finish it in time. Instead, I wrote a fanfiction about the Berenstain Bears.Read More…

#SciFi Women Interview: Patty Hammond

November #SciFi Women Interviews’s guest is Patty Hammond. I had the pleasure of meeting her thanks to the Star Wars community on WordPress and Twitter. I am glad that she accepted my invitation to participate to this series. Patty Hammond, @PattyBones on Twitter, is the Everyday Fangirl from Michigan whoRead More…

Fangirl: Doin It for Herself – A Writing Journey by Rose B. Fischer

When I was in fourth grade, my class did a creative writing unit. It was a lot of fun. We were assigned to write a series of fiction pieces, and for one of them, our teacher showed us how to make clothbound books. Our stories were each printed on specialRead More…

Fangirl: Doin It for Herself – A Writing Journey by Rose B. Fischer

I was the only geek in my immediate family. I have some geeky cousins, but we lived about six hours away from them. My sister is into some of the same things that I like now, but when we were growing up, our tastes were as different as they couldRead More…

#SciFi Women Interview: Jo Robinson

October’s guest for #Scifi Women Interviews is author Jo Robinson. I met her thanks to the WordPress writing and blogging community and was deligthed when she accepted to participate to this series. Jo Robinson was born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, and now lives in a sleepy little town nestledRead More…

Fangirl: Doin It for Herself – A Writing Journey by Rose B. Fischer

Hello everyone! This is Rose B. Fischer returning to discuss more about one of my biggest loves — fanfiction! I would like to thank Natacha for inviting me to return, and also thank everybody who read and commented on Fangirls Just Wanna Have Fun. In that series, I shared theRead More…

Composer Interview: Ben Steed

Today, I am very happy to welcome friend and composer Ben Steed, to discuss about his newly released EP In Season (Windfallen). Ben Steed is a British video game composer, chiptune artist and ambient producer who releases music under several monikers including Windfallen, 海NET and his own name. You canRead More…

#SciFi Women Interviews: Rose B. Fischer

Welcome to September 2015’s edition of #SciFi Women Interviews. Today, I am pleased to speak with a long time friend and creative partner: Rose B. Fischer. I promise we will do our best not to stop in the middle of the conversation due to muses demanding attention or a needRead More…