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Bringing hope to the world through Speculative Fiction. Interviews with writers, gamers, creators, and activists with co-hosts Cat Rambo, Alan Bailey, Diane Morrison, and Rachel Renee.

Past guests include:

  • P. Djeli Clark
  • Bill Campbell
  • Tobius Buckell
  • Cadwell Turnbull
  • James Morrow
  • Malka Older
  • Alexandra Rowland


Sep 20, 2021

In this episode Alan and Diane talk to Patron Pick, editor, writer, and con organizer, Francesco Verso. They discuss what it means to have a fair distribution of futures, Chinese SF, solar punk, and much more.

We also have an audio column about publishing in Africa with Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki. He discusses problems...

Aug 16, 2021

In this episode Alan and Dave Robison, our first ever guest interviewer, talk to our friend, author, editor, and co-host Cat Rambo about her new novel You Sexy Thing, the difference between writing short fiction and novels, the Satanic Panic, and RPGs.

Air & Nothing Press:

Alan also reviews some...

Jul 20, 2021

In this episode Alan and Cat talk to editor and writer Sheree Renee Thomas about taking over the editorship of Fantasy & Science Fiction Magazine, music, her new collection Nine Bar Blues, and politics in art.

We also have our first ever audio column by Rick Claypool, author of Leech Girl Lives and The Mold Farmer. Rick...

Jun 29, 2021

In this episode Alan and Diane talk to playwright and director Monica Cross about the uniqueness of SFF theater, staging SFF plays, and where to find them.

Alan also reviews Witch Piss by Sam Pink published by Thumbs Down Press 2020.

We also make a big announcement.

Jun 4, 2021

This episode was recorded Live at the Flights of Foundry Virtual Conference on April 16th, 2021. Alan and Diane chat with Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki about publishing in Africa, his award much nominated novella Ife-Iyoku, Tale of Umadeyunuagbon, and his cultural influences.