Mosiac of Ghengis Kham and BorteSamit Basu discusses the journey he took to imagine his newest book, The City Inside. spotlights new June releases.

Mary Robinette Kowal highlights the upcoming anthology The Reinvented Heart.

A Witcher school in Poland—yes, that’s what I said, a Witcher school—had to close its doors due to politics.

Publishers Weekly profiles Words Without Borders.

Early reactions to Jurassic World: Dominion are mixed. Seriously mixed.

Jenna Coleman will play Constantine, or more accurately, the Constantine character, in Netflix’s upcoming Sandman adaptation.

While subsequent politicians and historians worked diligently to erase the roles of powerful women in the Mongol Empire, they were not completely successful. Atlas Obscura explores several powerful female relatives of Genghis Khan.

Speaking of Sandman, enjoy the trailer.




  • Marion Deeds

    Marion Deeds, with us since March, 2011, is the author of the fantasy novella ALUMINUM LEAVES. Her short fiction has appeared in the anthologies BEYOND THE STARS, THE WAND THAT ROCKS THE CRADLE, STRANGE CALIFORNIA, and in Podcastle, The Noyo River Review, Daily Science Fiction and Flash Fiction Online. She’s retired from 35 years in county government, and spends some of her free time volunteering at a second-hand bookstore in her home town.