Category Archives: Fantasy

I’ll be at Capclave, Sept. 28-30, 2018

I’ll be joining the Diverse Writers & Artists of Speculative Fiction – DWASF team at Capclave 2018 in Rockville, MD, on September 28-30, 2018. We will be participating on several [..]

Afrofuturism, Conventions, Diversity, Fandom, Fantasy, Science Fiction

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