Category: Recommendations

Your Gender Binary Is Imaginary; Genderqueer Characters in Fantasy (+ Bonus SciFi)

Your Gender Binary Is Imaginary; Genderqueer Characters in Fantasy (+ Bonus SciFi)

Posted 29th June 2020 by Siavahda in Lists, Queer Lit, Recommendations / 2 Comments

More and more, we’re having an easier time finding cis queer characters in Fantasy – not an easy time; there’s still not enough of them, and publishers often don’t advertise the fact that a book is queer. But there’s more than there used to be, and the number’s steadily increasing. It’s much harder to find […]

Witches, War, Worldbuilding: Motherland Fort Salem is a show not to be missed

Witches, War, Worldbuilding: Motherland Fort Salem is a show not to be missed

Wyrd & Wonder isn’t just for books, and there’s one tv show that fantasy fans definitely need to hear about. So here’s my attempt to talk about this groundbreaking show and how much it means to me! * Tonight the finale of the first season of Motherland: Fort Salem airs on Freeform, just days after […]

All Hallows’ Reads: Books for Halloween!

All Hallows’ Reads: Books for Halloween!

Posted 29th October 2019 by Siavahda in Lists, Recommendations / 0 Comments

With Halloween in just a few days (do you have your costume yet?) it’s absolutely time for spooky-themed reads. So here are some of my faves, divided up into Witches, Vampires, and a mixed assortment of Other! Witches Darkling is a freaking phenomenal novella about a trans witch who is part elemental, part necromancer, and […]