It’s banned books week, but apparently good articles on it are also banned, because I got nothing. Instead you can see who won the Emmy’s, and then use the beautiful voice of Neil Patrick Harris to calm down from your rage over the rejection of speculation fiction shows. While you’re at it, check out some crazy natural medical treatments, and scheme about adding recurring villains and folklore into your games.
Having Neil Patrick Harris host the Emmys was a win:
Science & Inspiration
Talking Heads, Hearing Voices and the Disappearing Narrator (about writing dialogue) by Craig Clevenger at LitReactor
A Few Thoughts on Other Cultures and Diversity in SFF (on writing about other cultures) by Aliette de Bodard at Tor.com