Category Archives: Fantasy

Thief Hunters of Samarind

Thief Hunters of Samarind by Kathleen McClure and K. Ceres Wright Part 1 Samarind, Elas How had it all gone so wrong? Jumping through the—thankfully open—window of the [..]

Diversity, Fantasy, Fiction, Sword and Sorcery, Sword and Soul

Diversity in Fantasy

I attended the World Fantasy Convention during the weekend of November 7–9, 2014, and was honored to serve on the panel, “Everybody was There: Diversity in Fantasy.” I [..]

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World Fantasy Convention 2014 Photos

Here are some photos from the World Fantasy Convention: Panel on diversity in fantasy At the mass book signing with Lyle Blake Smythers and John Edward Lawson At [..]

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World Fantasy Convention 2014

I had the pleasure of sitting on a panel at World Fantasy Convention 2014. The name of the panel was “Everybody Was There: Diversity in Fantasy.” My esteemed [..]

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Butler/Banks Blog Tour: Valjeanne Jeffers

Today we have an encore feature: Valjeanne Jeffers! Valjeanne Jeffers is a graduate of Spelman College, a member of the Carolina African American Writer’s Collective, and The Traveling [..]

Afrofuturism, Blogs, Fantasy, Website, Writing

Banks/Butler Blog Tour: Kai Leakes

Next up on the tour is Kai Leakes! From Iowa, but later relocating to Alton, IL and St. Louis, MO, Kai Leakes was a multifaceted Midwestern child, who [..]

Afrofuturism, Blogs, Fantasy, Website, Writing

Butler/Banks Blog Tour: Carole McDonnell

Next up on the Butler/Banks Blog Tour is Carole McDonnell. Read about her authorial exploits here: I have been a book and film reviewer. My reviews have appeared [..]

Afrofuturism, Blogs, Fantasy, Sword and Soul, Website, Writing

Butler/Banks Blog Tour: D. K. Gaston

Next on the Butler/Banks Blog Tour is D. K. Gaston! Who is D K Gaston? Darin is the author of more than a dozen books ranging from Speculative [..]

Afrofuturism, Blogs, Fantasy, Website, Writing

Butler/Banks Blog Tour: Balogun Ojetade

He has been given a second chance at life. A second chance at revenge. He is the bridge between the Quick and the Dead. He is…THE SCYTHE! Out [..]

Afrofuturism, Blogs, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Sword and Soul

You may have heard of Sword and Sorcery, but have you heard of Sword and Soul? Sword and Soul is “heroic fiction and epic fantasy based on African [..]

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