Tales from the Trunk

15
Nov

Episode 9: Premee Mohamed - “The Broken Astrolabe of Tychon Silkentongue”

This month, we're joined by Premee Mohamed (@premeesaurus). Premee reads an excerpt of her story, "The Broken Astrolabe of Tychon Silvertongue," and we talk about Moby Dick jokes and the beneficial effects of shitposting on a writer's psyche. Premee's debut novel, Beneath the Rising, comes out March 3rd, 2020, from Solaris Books.

 

Things mentioned in this episode:

"More Tomorrow," by Premee Mohamed

Moby Dick, by Herman Melville

Beneath the Rising, by Premee Mohamed

NaNoWriMo 

Brandon Sanderson doorstopper epic fantasies 

River of Teeth, by Sarah Gailey

All Systems Red: The Murderbot Diaries, by Martha Wells

Railsea, by China Miéville 

Neuromancer, by William Gibson

A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeline L'Engle

The 13 Clocks, by James Thurber

C. J. Cherryh 

Month of Letters 

No Shit, There I Was 

Escape Pod podcast

Shimmer 

Mary Robinette Kowal's Patreon 

John Wiswel 

 

Join us again on December 20th, when we'll have Sharon Hsu on the show!

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