The Taste for Realism

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog The Taste for Realism I have seen, and admittedly indulged in that fan activity I will call the Fact Checking Game. It goes like this: First, you take some work of fiction, particularly a popular one, and you find some...

Philosophical Diversity in Fiction

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog Philosophical Diversity in Fiction No, this is not a post about the culture war. Chill. This post is about writing other cultures such that they are believable–not as middle-class Westerners wearing funny hats,...

On Gratuitous Rape

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog On Gratuitous Rape This is not a happy-go-lucky post. If this subject matter disturbs you, I suggest reading something else, or perhaps waiting a few days–I plan to blog more frequently in the future. The taste of...

The City and the Dungeon is ACTUALLY OUT NOW!!!1!!!

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog The City and the Dungeon is ACTUALLY OUT NOW!!!1!!! Apologies for the wait. Here you go. More information on C&D2!!! by smithgift | Aug 1, 2020 | Behind the Scenes, DeclarationsInformation you’ve all been...

The City and the Dungeon is on Kindle Scout!1!!

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog The City and the Dungeon is on Kindle Scout!1!! How’s this for a progress announcement? Finally, finally, finally, I can reveal what I’ve been working on all this time. A Kindle Scout campaign for The City...