Review: ‘The Last Wish’ by Andrzej Sapkowski

The edition that I read had 280 pages; I tore through 205 of them in one day. ‘The Last Wish’ is on the Robert Heinlein side of fantasy, meaning it is snappy, dialogue- and action-driven, full of plot and conflict, and has very little time for subplots, exposition, or world-building.However, this does not mean the … More Review: ‘The Last Wish’ by Andrzej Sapkowski

Back to the Blog

Hey there. It’s been a while. Tomorrow/today/Tuesday is the final exam of my university life. That’s it then: no dissertations due in, or essays – I’ve done those already. In a way, I’m sad about it. It’s been a great experience, I’ve become independent, yadda yadda – but it has also worn me out. A … More Back to the Blog

A story you should go and read right now

If you’re a fan of science fiction, you should go and read ‘Salvage Opportunity’ by Jack Skillingstead, over on Clarkesworld Magazine’s website. Link here. It is my favourite kind of science fiction short story. It’s easy to read, the worldbuilding is subtly handled, the mood is fabulous, it’s fast-paced, the characters are fun and believable, … More A story you should go and read right now