By Heather A. Over the weekend I found out about a problematic person in the SFF community. He seemed like a nice person in real life when we met to do an interview for this blog, but the accusations from women writers in the community left me stunned (the interview has now been removed). I take … Continue reading Hot Air: Fall From Grace
By Tqwana B. Has anyone ever rec’d a book to you, raved about it, and when you read it, you wanted to side-eye that person? Because somewhere in there is a decent story, but you couldn’t get passed the actual words? I’ve actually given up on some writers, big names in their genres too, because … Continue reading Hot Air: Does Style Outweigh Story?
By Heather A. The opinions expressed here and other places around the internet are mine and do not reflect those of my employer, family, friends, inanimate objects that may become sentient, or plants. I guess there’s been some BookTube drama recently. From what I gather, an older male YouTuber criticized some lady YouTubers on how … Continue reading Hot Air: I Contain Multitudes
By Tqwana B. Last week, Heather wrote about the pros of book reviewing. Today, I’m going to be Debbie Downer and talk about the cons. I am not the biggest fan of reviewing books. Weird coming from someone who co-founded a book review blog. It’s not that I don’t enjoy reading and sharing my thoughts … Continue reading The Cons of Writing Reviews
By Heather A. As always, the opinions expressed here and other posts on the blog are my own and do not reflect those of my employer, family, friends, plants that may become sentient, or birds. It’s strange how the human mind can romanticize horrific events. George Washington was the first president, and a supposedly honorable … Continue reading Hot Air: Oxymoronic Happy Slaves