fantasy

I’m Novelist Ausma Zehanat Khan, And This Is How I Work

In The Black Khan, Ausma Zehanat Khan’s latest fantasy novel, a resistance group struggles to overthrow a cruel patriarchy led by a tyrant. You know, escapist stuff. Khan’s work has been compared to George R.R. Martin’s, but it also explores issues of cultural divides and conflicts inspired by the contemporary and…

How To Get Started With Ursula K. Le Guin’s Writing

How To Get Started With Ursula K. Le Guin’s Writing

Author and essayist Ursula K. Le Guin died this week at the age of 88, after completing an overwhelming number of novels, essays, short stories, and books of poetry. (When you visit her website, the list of major titles is three pages long.)