Why Metonymy is the Secret Ingredient of World Building

The classicist (Latin-and-Greek classics) in me loves literary devices. The weird ones. Usually I'd save the fancy words for poetry or English class, but there are absolutely ways to incorporate literary devices into a story without purpling your prose. In fact, as writers, we do a lot of these already without even thinking about it. …

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About the Science: The Kepos Problem

Warning: Spoilers Ahead for The Kepos Problem Don't read this until you've read the book! You've been warned. Grab a copy here. Although The Kepos Problem is science fiction, there’s a bit of real biology referenced in this book, and this post is for those interested in separating the fact from fiction, because sometimes what’s …

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