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Do you have visions of fantasy world’s dancing through your head? Are you a gamemaster that wants to tell stories in your world? Are you a fiction writer who wants you next setting to be your best? Do you want to understand how fantasy worlds are made? Then this is the podcast for you. You are hereby invited! To join me on an epic adventure to explore topics on my worldbuilding podcast. Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday at midnight Eastern standard time. These shows will be specific topic abou ...
 
Books and Cleverness is a new Harry Potter podcast where three enthusiastic fans board the Hogwarts Express back to school, and return to the world that enraptured us so many years ago. Starting with the very first chapter of the very first book, we’ll read and discuss Harry’s journey chapter by chapter. Not only will we talk about canon, but we’ll also discuss the movies, news in the Potter world, the supplemental books, Pottermore, J.K. Rowling’s thoughts, and the fandom. As we explore the ...
 
Hans Christian Anderson once wrote:“Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” Two friends, one Senior, one Junior, are inviting guests to share their own 'Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers' - the three things that bring joy to their lives. If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that it is the little things in life that get us through. The ‘Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers’ podcast is all about the sharing of the little things that make us ...
 
BC Magazine is the "critical lens on today's culture and entertainment." BC Radio Live is hosted Barbara Barnett and Jon Sobel, executive editors of Blogcritics Magazine. BC Live will bring you the latest from the pages of Blogcritics Magazine from its editors and writers, as well as timely interviews and lively discussion.
 
Interviews with awesome sci fi and fantasy storytellers about world building, creative process and more! Whether you're an aspiring writer or just an avid fan, join us for discussions staying sane while writing, strange ornamental weapons lying around the desk and, inevitably, Skyrim. An official partner of Tor UK, my favourite publisher of SFF & horror.
 
On the vanguard of Australian filmmaking since his acclaimed debut feature Beneath Clouds, Ivan Sen is no stranger to the Sydney Film Festival; his previous film Toomelah screened in SFF’s 2011 Official Competition. His highly anticipated Mystery Road was SFF’s Opening Night film in 2013. In this Meet The Filmmaker, Ivan Sen together with David Jowsey, discuss the making of Mystery Road.
 
Worlds of Adventure is a weekly improv audio drama series from WLPP-LP 102.9 FM, Palenville NY, powered by DramaSystem. Host Susan Davis and a cast of four main characters create a world and a story each season, starting from a blank sheet of paper and a single sentence. Nothing is scripted or canned; the story emerges on the fly as we record it. Every Monday, we release a new half-hour full cast original audio drama episode. Each season is its own self-contained story. The story might be sc ...
 
A new podcast from UK based independent publisher Comma Press, specialising in the short story and literature in translation. Series Two: Futures, brings listeners 6 discussions around future-set fiction, including sci-fi, speculative fiction and future-looking literary fiction. This series takes in a number of recent and bestselling Comma titles, with episodes featuring authors, translators, editors and academics in conversation about the influence of genre, and how science-fiction and writ ...
 
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S02 E02 - Alison Amos Here it is, S02 E02 of the Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcast! S02 continues at a pace and this time its a family affair as Drew's youngest sibling joins Dobbie and Drew to share her three things that bring her joy - thankfully Drew isn't one of them! S02 E02 was recorded on 15.03.21 via zoom and the audio reflects this at …
 
Find yourself wanting to learn how to write science fiction or fantasy? Already writing and want to level up? Then you'll definitely want to hear what our guest Cat Rambo has to say. Cat is one of the most accomplished names in the field, having published over 200 original works with many more on the way, as well as serving two terms as President o…
 
This week, Sharifah discusses the stuff of nightmares. Follow the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a comm…
 
This month's patron-funded story is a multisexual tale of two super-intelligent quantum systems by M. Christian. It's pretty hot. It’s not easy to say when, exactly, Hirronata Autonomous Suborbital Manufacturing Platform #8, located at the furthest-most point on the Main Equatorial Celestron Tether, fell in love with Tlachtga, the level 9 (on the K…
 
Today's Topic – Let’s Build a new Campaign, part 3 Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow Character conflict / ensembleß Theme: What lines are too far? And is good and bad? Lizard since of family Why the invasion In search of food You are just a cow Closest isl…
 
S02 E01 - Andrew Keates Here it is, S02 E01 of the Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcast! S02 is officially underway! This is the Season Two premier and what a guest to start things of. The episode is slightly longer than usual because hearing Andrew's journey in its fullest is the best way to understand the three things he brought with him as his …
 
Today's Topic – Let’s Build a new Campaign, part 2 Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow Character conflict / ensembleß Theme: What lines are too far? And is good and bad? Lizard since of family Why the invasion In search of food You are just a cow Closest isl…
 
Sharifah and guest Vanessa Diaz discuss King Arthur retellings, the Game of Thrones Broadway musical, pairing sci-fi and fantasy with music, and more. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsl…
 
Check out the cool stuff we've been consuming to help us stay upright and functioning in 2021 (AKA "2020 Part 2: Even 2020er"). Games, books, movies, and shows to soothe your brain and make happy. Enjoy! Subscribe to Glitchy Pancakes on your favorite podcast app, and please leave a review if you like what we're doing. Follow us on Twitter and Faceb…
 
This week, Jenn discusses sci-fi/fantasy series spin-offs. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may e…
 
Today's Topic – Finishing the Framework Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow Character conflict / ensembleß Theme: What lines are too far? And is good and bad? Why the invasion In search of food You are just a cow Closest island is running out of food High Fa…
 
Ep6 - Reece Twigg-White Here it is, Ep6 of the Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcast! This is the Series One Finale as Dobbie and Drew have decided to present six episodes per series... must be something to do with how British TV works or something? But the Finale is a good one - Reece is not a close friend or family member to Dobbie or Drew, he's …
 
Today's Topic – Finishing the Framework Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow RPG Vs Novel The Central Conflict Epic makes sense but could be cover or complement. Character conflict / ensemble ß Inner Struggle Genre High Fantasy ß Sword And Sorcery Dark Fantas…
 
Ep5 - Jodie Cresswell-Waring Here it is, Ep5 of the Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcast! This one is as close to 'family' as Dobbie and Drew have gotten so far. Jodie is a close friend of Dobbie and the wife of his partner in music of 25yrs - so she's been in and around and shared in the ups and downs of Dobbie's life for quite some time! Ep.5 wa…
 
This week, humanity takes to the stars as Sharifah discusses speculative migration. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! Books Discussed The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell Midnight R…
 
Today's Topic – choosing the outline Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow · Moving forward from the framework · Review your story outline · Now to get to the Devil in the Details · When do you have enough? · Do not forget that this is full on fiddle battle fo…
 
Ep4 - Kidrick Balajadia Here it is, Ep4 of the Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcast! This time Dobbie and Drew are talking to Dobbie's work colleague and friend Kidrick, to share in three things that bring him joy. Ep.4 was recorded on 16.02.21 via zoom and the audio reflects this at times. Kidrick brought with him three things that not only bring…
 
This month's patron-funded story is "Heart's Thief" by Emily L. Byrne, narrated by Lauren B. Harris. Welcome to our newest patron, Cleo! Call the voicemail line at (571)297-3325 Ashara slipped through the window, pulling her hook and rope in behind her. The gesture came so easily it was as if she hadn’t just had to climb the wall and pick the lock.…
 
Time to get SPOOKY! We're talking about horror stories this week! Joining us is Tonia Ransom, creator and executive producer of the excellent Nightlight Podcast, a horror podcast dedicated to publishing creepy tales by Black writers and acted by Black voice professionals. We discuss why we like to be scared, where horror writers get their terrifyin…
 
Ep3 - Dean Leivers Here it is, Ep3 of the Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcast! This time Dobbie has invited one of his oldest friends along for the ride and it turns out to offer moments of deep reflection and contemplation. Ep.3 was recorded on 15.02.21 via zoom and the audio reflects this at times. Dean brought with him three things that were, …
 
This week, Jenn discusses shared world stories in sci-fi and fantasy. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book…
 
Today's Topic – The end of the beginning of worldbuilding Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow Do you need to have good answers to all the questions? Remember this is a framework so the fifth contact is not ready to start Revisiting the frame Have you looked …
 
Ep2 - Yvette Price Mear OLM Welcome to Ep2 of the Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcast. Our second guest is another one of Drew's friends and our first guest to have letters after her name ! As you'll discover this is one humble lady who is absolutely deserving of praise and recognition for the work she has undertaken. Ep2 was recorded on 17.02.21…
 
It's always something, isn't it? This week we dig into the controversy surrounding the Baen Bar forum, WorldCon/DisCon III, and the removal of Toni Weisskopf as WorldCon's Editor Guest of Honor. Free speech and censorship (what they mean, and what they don't), how communities define and enforce their standards, and what the fallout means for everyo…
 
Sharifah and Jenn discuss Pokemon fashion, adaptations for Sulwe and We Hunt The Flame, their dream adaptations and ‘casts, and more. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! This post …
 
Today's Topic – Less magic Rules more Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow What is world tech As you go culture, race, and state tech Framework vs 7 Rules of magic systems Not a system yet Where is the magic performed? Anywhere Place of power help What can th…
 
This month's patron-funded story is "My Heart Beats Backwards" by Neil James Hudson, narrated by Nobilis Reed. I still hadn’t mastered walking backwards. It looked simple, but after a short while became exhausting. Nonetheless, it was an essential skill if I were to pass as normal. I could manage speech. It had been difficult at first, but with the…
 
This week, Sharifah discusses her favorite Black characters of sci-fi and fantasy. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through thes…
 
Today's Topic – Simple might still be better Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow What is world tech As you go culture, race, and state tech Episode 116: The Simple, Succinct Technology Level Method Agriculture Energy Communication Engineering Trades Transpor…
 
Welcome back! It's our first episode of the year, and having lost our minds long ago in the Before Times of 2020, we attempt to stay coherent as we discuss what's going on in fandom. We talk about the release of Black Panther: Tales of Wakanda, the upcoming Black Panther tv series helmed by Ryan Coogler, the Locus recommended reading list, updates …
 
Sharifah and Jenn discuss speculative fiction about climate change, a.k.a. climate fiction, a bunch of adaptation news, an update from George R.R. Martin, and more. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Sp…
 
Today's Topic – Do got to make them all Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow Why are artifacts important – Spear of Water - Canoe My Warning Is there a correct order of answering the 6 Changing or updating results Where is the Item Who Made the item What does…
 
This week, Jenn discusses darkly compelling sci-fi and fantasy (and horror). Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these link…
 
Today's Topic – A real conversation about the place of fiction in conversation is needed Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow Disclaimer about qualifications and knowledge on the subject Disclaimer this is not about gameplay or bugs The Cyberpunk 2077 complai…
 
Ep1 - Vince Ion Here it is, the first of hopefully many Sunshine, Freedom and Flowers podcasts! One of Drew's oldest friends has come along for the ride and he's brought with him 3 things that give him joy - one from his past, one from his present and one for the future... but as you'll hear, Vince's choices have a special connection running throug…
 
Sharifah and Jenn discuss their most anticipated series books of 2021, further details about Amazon’s Lord of the Rings, Nalo Hopkinson’s SFWA Grand Master award, and more. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Sword…
 
Today's Topic – Well start one today Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow What is the idea of Minimumal Viable Planning Inspires my visions of worldbuilding, but works with much more Goal of MV Planning Show the needed roadway to get something done Tools You …
 
This week, Sharifah discusses games in sci-fi and fantasy! Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! This post contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may e…
 
This month's patron-funded story comes to us from Nyla Lustre, and is read for us by Opoponax of the Flash Pulp podcast. Test Subjects Wanted Earn extra credit and extra cash while you advance science! Flexible appointments Contact Professor Farough, Faculty Office B6 Macy took one of the flyers pinned to the bulletin board outside the psychology l…
 
Sharifah and Jenn discuss their most anticipated stand-alone sci-fi and fantasy of 2021, along with the True Blood reboot news, issues with H.G. Wells’ new commemorative coin, and more. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up …
 
This week, Jenn discusses her “I’ve-been-wanting-to-read-these-forever” holiday break reads. Subscribe to the podcast via RSS here, Apple Podcasts here, Spotify here. The show can also be found on Stitcher here. To get even more SF/F news and recs, sign up for our Swords and Spaceships newsletter! Books Discussed Exhalation by Ted Chiang Archivist …
 
Today's Topic – Self-care because we Care about you Please Subscribe, Rate and Review us on iTunesFor complete Fantasy Worldbuilding, show notes go to Gardul.com Podcast Show Flow Move it or Lose it Physical activity Caring for your body Eating right Great Food/Health Documentaries The Game Changers What the Health Fed Up Food Inc Forks over Knives…
 
This week, we took a few minutes to thank everyone who has helped us make the back half of 2020 better than we'd hoped. We launched Glitchy Pancakes on June 19 of this year with an episode on Protest & Rebellion in SF/F, featuring the amazing Sheree Renée Thomas. From then until now, we've published 30 episodes full of fun and illuminating conversa…
 
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