Things to Read


The Longest Road in the Universe: A Collection of Fantastical Tales

The Ruin of Beltany Ring: A Collection of Pagan Poems and Tales


Independent Release:
In D is for Dinosaur:


At Astropoetica:
At Goblin Fruit:
At Polu Texni:

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When Words Collide 2016

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 13:00 - 14:00

On Sunday, August 14th I'll be participating in a panel discussion during the
When Words Collide Literary Festival. Here are the details:

Creating a Language or Dialect for Your Alien Character
C.S. MacCath, Jane Ann MacLachlan, Swati Chavda, Claire McCague
Did Star Wars get it right? Yoda switches word order. Chewbacca grunts. Jar Jar Binks is unintelligible. Or are there better ways to demopnstrate through dilogue that your alien characters are from out of this world?

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We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form.

Outspoken Essays, 1922

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