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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #53: The Golden Age of the Fantastic

https://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean53.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 14:21 — 18.2MB) | EmbedIf you take a look at the biggest box office hits of the last years, even decades, the most successful TV series and what else is going on around the net and in book stores, comic shops etc. …

Good Omens – The Chattering Order of St. Beryl

In a few weeks Good Omens will premiere on Amazon Prime. Based on the book of the same name by the late Sir Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman and starring David Tennant and Michael Sheen as Crowley and Aziraphael respectively. One glorious feature of the novel and the mini series …

Recommended Youtube Channel: HorrorBabble

Here is something for all you lovers of horror and weird fiction, a most exquisite Youtube Channel by the name of Horror Babble. The channel owners Ian Gordon and Jennifer Gill are two voice actors with a love of horror from the United Kingdom. They produce high-quality narrations of the …

Delving the Realms of Fanfiction

In the last few weeks before the summer holidays it came to my attention that some of my pupils are active fanfiction writers and are active on several sites dedicated to fanfiction. I am rather delighted by that, especially since the writers are not interested in Vampire romance drivel, but …

The Bane of Vairos – A Sword and Sorcery Vignette

This entry is brought to you by my latest patron Mariam Behman. Thank you so much for your generous support, very much appreciated! As I mentioned previously, the world of my German novel Das Obsidiantor keeps growing. Recently I wrote a 2500 word short-story set in the future (about 1,000 …

Song of Durin (Complete Edition) – Clamavi De Profundis

The world was young, the mountains green, No stain yet on the Moon was seen, No words were laid on stream or stone When Durin woke and walked alone. He named the nameless hills and dells; He drank from yet untasted wells; He stooped and looked in Mirrormere, And saw …

The joys of a growing fictional world

Over the last six months I have been working on my novel Das Obsidiantor, which I wrote in German, my first language and just self-published over a Amazon. While I was in the final stages of finishing the novel, I parallelly wrote a short-story for a sword-and-sorcery anthology in English. …

The Fantasy World Map

I discovered this really interesting map recently while scouting the ætherweb for curiosities worthy of blogging about. What I find most interesting is obviously the entry at the bottom of the map: Dreamlands Now, I wonder if this is just for the places we all go to at night when …

Non-Steampunk Recommendation: Good Show Sir

Today I am once again recommending another blog to you, my dear readers, and this one is not connected to Steampunk at all but to literature in general. As you can tell from the title of this post, the blog’s name is Good Show Sir, and what a clourful and …