What was the inspiration for J.R.R. Tolkien’s Beren and Luthien? Who did Tolkien most identify with? Discover these answers, and where you can learn more about Tolkien in Kansas City.
Heavy Metal magazine, South American comics, manga… you could say Ed Bickford has a wide variety of artistic influences. He’s the latest installment in my KC Creators series. Read on to find out where he draws his greatest inspiration from.
For my next installment in my KC Creator series, I’d like to introduce you to Levi Hoffmeier. I met him at Planet Comicon, and picked up the first book in his Mayflower series – seriously gorgeous art, which you’ll see below. Read on to find out how he uses humor to make his stories more […]
Kansas City was recently host to the 74th World Science Fiction Convention. Worldcon is sort of like the Olympics or World Cup, in that different cities around the world bid on hosting the convention, and this year it was held in Kansas City. I attended Worldcon to help represent my husband’s fantasy adventure series, Angst, so I […]
In the early days of this blog, I featured the Kansas City Science Fiction & Fantasy Society (KaCSFFS). In addition to hosting ConQuesT, did you know they also have an off-shoot Kansas City book club? It’s called the Kansas City Science Fiction & Fantasy Literati. You should check them out, because who doesn’t love adding […]