Gas giant dwellers, the power of linguistics and more.

Hello, everyone! I was recently interviewed by paranormal investigation author Mawce Hanlin, and since I talk quite a bit about writing Equilibrium, I thought I’d post the link here. I’ve put it up on YouTube for your perusal:

The OA: Part 2

While The OA did, as I suspected, leave the liminal space of the fantastic and dive headfirst into actual supernatural narrative in Part 2, the show improved so much that the particular tension from an unreliable narrator wasn’t needed. We could still argue about whether the show is original enough to be worth watching forContinue reading “The OA: Part 2”

The OA: Part 1

Though I didn’t find the first season of this Netflix show as compelling as, say, a great Syfy primetime creation such as Killjoys or Dark Matter, I was interested in a couple of the techniques the writers used to keep me watching (other than the pandemic). First, the two stories–the lives of the present dayContinue reading “The OA: Part 1”