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Interview with Zen Cho

by on Sep 1, 2015 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

APEX MAGAZINE: Hi Zen, thanks for agreeing to the interview. First off, for readers unfamiliar with your work, what would be the elevator pitch for your novel? ZEN CHO: Thanks, Charles! Sorcerer to the Crown is a historical fantasy novel set in Regency London. England’s first African...

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Interview with Saad Hossain

by on Sep 1, 2015 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

APEX MAGAZINE: Hi Saad, thanks for agreeing to do the interview. First off, for those unfamiliar with your work or your writing, can you tell us more about yourself and your novel? SAAD HOSSAIN: Hi. I wrote a novel called Escape from Baghdad! which is a war story about a trio of Iraqi...

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How to Live Safely in an Online Universe

by on Sep 2, 2014 in Nonfiction | 1 comment

If this was a movie, there would be a flashback to my freshman year in high school when Alanis Morisette’s “Ironic” was playing on the radio, Warcraft 2: Tides of Darkness was the craze, and the 33.6k modem had just been released. I was this scrawny kid who read Marvel comics and...

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World SF: Our Possible Future

by on Apr 3, 2012 in Nonfiction | 4 comments

By Charles Tan For some, the fact that you are reading this on a screen is amazing. For me, however, what’s impressive is that you could be from any part of the world: London, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Seoul, Perth, Cape Town, etc, and you’re reading this now, not several months—or...

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Interview with Tunku Halim

by on Nov 2, 2009 in Interviews | 0 comments

By Charles Tan Tunku Halim is a Malaysian-born writer of horror, science fiction, and fantasy. He’s seen two novels published, four collections of short stories, and runs a popular blog at tunkuhalim.wordpress.com You mentioned in an interview that you don’t like the term horror. How...

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