we are on summer break …

and it is that time of year again = we are here but we are also not here. translation? good content will come back, drax is refueling via meditation, solitude, long walks and reading. and possibly making music too. official oh and what should YOU listen to and read and “consume” while we are gone?…

show #227:the dark dark fantasy of ksenia anske

russian-born seattle resident ksenia anske writes young adult dark fantasy. her concise novels are deep and dangerous and escapist fare they are most certainly not but rather brave examinations of the [teenage] human condition, wrapped in gorgeous packages: ksenia’s entire marketing strategy from layout to end-reader delivery is a great example of how to navigate self-publishing…

show #226: lara donnelly – vintage glam noir [deep inside vr]

lara donnelly writes vintage-glam spy thrillers according to her website and upon having been alerted by twitter to lara’s oeuvre as well as the exquisite genre description, drax extended an invitation to the virtual world of sansar. not only did lara accept: she also issued precise “orders” about the visual details of her avatar embodiment: a…

show #225: cat sparks on writing awesome cli-eco-dysto-fi

cat sparks is an award-winning australian scifi writer [among many other artistic talents] & drax was alerted to her wonderful writing by #114harvest community member daisy gator [i believe her words were “you have to get cat on! she is fantastic!!!]. as a compliant read-a-holic drax devoured “lotus blue” as well as cat’s short story…