Literature is all about metaphors–analogies. One thing is like another. Much of literature works by saying, “This thing is like this other thing.” In secondary world stories, how do you handle metaphors?
Archive for the ‘SFWA Blog’ Category
Member news for Jennifer Brozek, Saladin Ahmed, Tina Connolly, John Deakins, Kassidy Jack Kabza, and Nalo Hopkinson!
Today the board of directors of SFWA unanimously voted to add Beneath Ceaseless Skies to the list of SFWA qualifying markets. This online magazine publishes literary adventure fantasy set in secondary worlds. Issues come out bi-weekly with two stories per issue.
Longtime review and news site IROSF announced today that they would be shutting down in February.
Beginning February 2010: One on One Advanced Level Fiction Writing Mentorships in the Literature of the Fantastic (fantasy, science fiction, magical realism, etc.)
Resources and Member News for Matthew Johnson and Beth Cato!
Member News for Harry Connolly and Clarkesworld!
Industry News and Member News for Charlene Teglia and David D. Levine!
A video with the cautionary tale of the Little Christmas Tree.
Member news from Caren Gussoff and Victoria Strauss!