Doing research for the speculative

It's pretty much a given that if you're a writer you're going to have to do research for whatever you're writing about. The biggest issue I find with this is if I'm writing speculative fiction, how can I research the impossible? I often find that browsing the internet (often on google images or wikipedia) can … Continue reading Doing research for the speculative

A review of Slaughterhouse Five

On page 177, Paul Lazzaro cuts up a spring and puts the bits in a steak and feeds it to a dog. I have never felt so angry reading a book, I have never hated a fictional character as much as I did while reading page 177. On page 201, Billy Pilgrim and a young … Continue reading A review of Slaughterhouse Five