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J.S. Dewes, THE LAST WATCH author — Fictitious author interview

J.S. Dewes — THE LAST WATCH author

THE LAST WATCH author J.S. Dewes discusses her debut sci-fi novel. We explore her edge-of-the-universe world-building, its military/prisoner/found-family character dynamics, the "competence porn" trope, and her non-linear 'pantsing' writing method for the space opera adventure.

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Nicky Drayden, ESCAPING EXODUS: SYMBIOSIS author
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Nicky Drayden — ESCAPING EXODUS: SYMBIOSIS author

ESCAPING EXODUS: SYMBIOSIS author Nicky Drayden talks about her Afrofuturist sci-if/space opera duology that started with ESCAPING EXODUS. We discuss the novels' extraordinary—and squelchy—world-building, the layered social caste and plural family dynamics, and environmentalism themes.

Essan Hansen, NOPHEK GLOSS author
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Essa Hansen — NOPHEK GLOSS author

NOPHEK GLOSS author Essa Hansen discusses writing her debut science fiction novel, how she approached her sci-fi universe's elaborate world-building, and the influence of her work as a movie sound designer on her storytelling.

Space Opera — A Fictitious Writing Playlist
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“Space Opera” — Writing Playlist

Boldly go into the deep reaches of the galaxy in search of high adventure and nerve-rattling drama. Noble protagonists and dubious allies face off against nefarious aliens and warhawk human colonizers. What's at stake? The Universe itself!

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FICTITIOUS is a YouTube show and podcast that delves into the craft of Science Fiction & Fantasy storytelling through interviews with authors and other professional writers. Hosted & produced by Adron Buske.

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