BONA POLARI SPOKEN HERE

I like secret languages. I like the idea of them – that inside our common tongue hide uncommon tongues. Some are complete and different languages; some slip unfamiliar words into our structure and syntax, some use everyday words and grammar to very different effects and ends from our common speech.…

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Women in Sci-Fi. The debate.

If you’re an SF fan, you would have had to be living with your head in the sand to miss this debate. It’s such a big one, I feel like it needs caps, or possibly a scrolly, fading-into-the-distance introduction akin to something you’d find in Star Wars. It is: WOMEN…

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