Category Archives: Afrofuturism

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

Get Ready, CyberFunkateers!

I’ve been a fan of cyberpunk since I first discovered it in 2003. Yeah, I was 20 years behind the times, but I didn’t care. I felt a [..]

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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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A Tangled Web, Part 4

“The People’s Liberation Army?” “That’s the client. Take it or leave it, as you Americans say, although I doubt you’ll find anyone else willing to accede to your [..]

Afrofuturism, Cyberpunk, Science Fiction

A Tangled Web, Part 3

Chimes sounded in Thia’s head while purple blinked in her periphery. A cog from Dran. At 4:30 in the morning? She winked, answering the cog. “I’ve got your [..]

Afrofuturism, Cyberpunk, Science Fiction

A Tangled Web Part 2

The banquet hall was festooned with colorful paper lanterns and fairy lights. The color red predominated the room, supported by yellows and greens. The head table sat on [..]

Afrofuturism, Cyberpunk

A Tangled Web (Part 1) Featuring Thia Wayan

Thia Wayan stared at the people eating dumplings at eight o’clock in the morning. Yes, she was in China, and when in Rome, yadda yadda. But still… Dumplings? [..]

Afrofuturism, Cyberpunk, Science Fiction

The Dark God’s Gift Project

Created from the ancient and twisted imagination of a Dark God comes a construct of immeasurable power! This fell creation is fueled by the darkest desires of those [..]

Afrofuturism, Cyberpunk, Diversity, Science Fiction

Butler/Banks Blog Tour: Balogun Ojetade

Last, but certainly not least, I feature Balogun Ojetade! For those who know me, I am a writer. For those who don’t know me, I am a writer. [..]

Afrofuturism, Blogs, Dieselfunk, Rococoa, Steamfunk, Sword and Soul, Website, Writing , ,

Butler/Banks Blog Tour: Zig Zag Claybourne

Today, I feature Zig Zag Claybourne! I love fiction. Period. Worlds imagined, worlds altered, whether simply reshaped or irrevocably twisted. Anything that fires the imagination is a gift [..]

Afrofuturism, Blogs, Website, Writing