Sorry, my beauties! This is a much delayed post.
Tanarive Due has a fantastic novel out.
The Fen of Color LJ comm recently celebrated spec fic authors of color.
Deluge features black mermaids.
Assassin’s Creed to feature a woman of color in its newest release.
Here’s a gorgeous, creepy anthology waiting to be yours.
“Who More Sci Fi Than Us?”
The Black Science Fiction Society wants to serve your nerdy needs.
Here’s an interview with Ken Liu, who’s a challenging and innovative writer.
Mainstream fiction isn’t about reflecting “reality” exactly the way it is. It’s about transforming it though the application of a map of metaphors. So I treat all fiction as speculative, because the really speculative element is always how fresh and how interesting the applied metaphorical logic feels, and how transformative of reality the vision is.