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
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
Escape Pod podcast
Mary Robinette Kowal's Patreon
Join us again on December 20th, when we'll have Sharon Hsu on the show!