Author Archives: Rawle Nyanzi

A Tale of Two Reactions

So, the new Star Wars film, The Last Jedi, has been released. Much of its fanbase found it unsatisfying if Rotten Tomatoes is any indication, and no less a personage than internet reviewer Angry Joe pointed out the film’s many … Continue reading

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Thoughts on “To Be Men” and What it Means

On a Discord chat I was in, I saw Superversive Press put out a call for submissions to an anothology celebrating masculinity. Since I was knee deep in my own projects, I ignored it — after all, I was already … Continue reading

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My NaNoWriMo Rebellion

Revolutioooooooooooon! In a flash of inspiration over the weekend, I have decided to take up pencil and keyboard, I have decided to take up the literary struggle of National Novel Writing Month — NaNoWriMo! As I gathered my plan in … Continue reading

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Doki Doki Literature Club! (Review)

Somewhere in Japan, a high school boy walks to school with his childhood friend like he always has. This friend, a cheerful girl named Sayori, invites you to join the school’s literature club, which is filled with pretty girls who … Continue reading

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Now at PulpRev: Enemy at Blood River (Part V — Finale)

Mai gripped Sana’s chin with two fingers and made the smaller woman look into her eyes. “I’ll never hurt you again, Sana. I love you.” With her free hand, Mai grabbed Sana’s wrist. Sana’s cheeks reddened, and her eyebrows raised. … Continue reading

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Why Mecha Anime Are in Decline

Recently, a Youtuber named Glass Reflection posted a video talking about why mecha anime have declined in popularity in recent years. In summary, he believes that the genre has exhausted itself, that the major franchises Gundam and Evangelion have crowded … Continue reading

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Now at PulpRev: Enemy at Blood River (Part IV)

“While you suffered in detention, we made use of your lovely friend,” Hiroshi said. Mai drew her sword. “General, how could you?” she asked. “It’s quite easy. We noticed her beauty, so we satisfied our appetites. She’s quite soft to … Continue reading

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Assassin of Gor (Review)

Tarl Cabot is dead. Or rather, the world thinks Tarl Cabot is dead. Under the guise of Kurus of the caste of assassins, Tarl and his slave girl Elizabeth Cardwell head to glorious Ar to infiltrate the house of the … Continue reading

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Two Non-Traditional Approaches to Space Opera

When one thinks of “non-traditional” space opera, one’s mind goes straight to the Hugo shortlists — Ann Leckie’s Ancillary Justice, John Scalzi’s Redshirts, Chuck Tingle’s Space Raptor Butt Invasion, and other such works. Most works of this nature come from … Continue reading

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Now at PulpRev: Enemy at Blood River (Part III)

Over at the PulpRev blog, I’ve put up another chapter of Enemy at Blood River, part of my “Age of Petty States” serial. Go read it.

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