Episode 98 - Andre Norton's "Three Against the Witch World" with special guest Little Red Dot
Appendix N Book Club
Little Red Dot joins us to discuss Andre Norton's "Three Against the Witch World", Fate RPG, reading comics in the barber shop, Mars as Australia, Mercedes Lackey, the division between science fiction and fantasy, the gender spectrum, the gendered divisions of labor, Andre Norton's bravery, the love of war history, the D&D druid class, Kobold Press, and much more!
Episode 65 – Andre Norton's "Web of the Witch World" with special guest Humza Kazmi
Appendix N Book Club
Humza Kazmi joins us to discuss Andre Norton's "Web of the Witch World", elven fighters, mind reading, the power of love, reclaiming lost power, the culture of Estcarp, domain game play, internal consistency, talismans, character agency, and much more!
Poor timing abounds, as ancient secrets are accidentally unlocked through clumsy cultural appropriation – just as mankind prepares to abandon wonder forever. Rival thunder-god wanna-bes Yan-a-bumfit and Perkele enter the ring: place your bets!K recites the Rhyme of British Coinage. Khaki tells K about a Space Thing for a change.Bookmarked passages: Phase 1, Canadian Bear Man, six-wheeled fennecs, abridged and incomplete novels, Readers' Digest, sorting on the Z-axis, Supermarionation, multicultural wizard shaman, Twitter inconsistencies, rockets are quick, gyroc, Currywurst mit Pommes, Thunderbird VTOL aircraft, SANSA-JAXA collaboration, Kessler syndrome, "mopping with the tap running", Pocatello XVI, Snake People, Plains Sign Talk, Alejandro "Alex" Schomburg y Rosa, coin-op gods, are foreign F-bombs permitted, Isotopes of Old Money, telex-memex internet, fulgerite talisman, beating the drums, multi-tribal vocablesSelected quotes:"Oh my god, feathers!""Like Godzilla tromping around New York with a few bits of human clothing saying 'Ooh look at me, I'm getting a latte macchiato!'""I would describe it as a Cobra Cat.""Let's not google it."– "Why waste an opportunity for ignorance and maybe a corrective tweet?""Kill your loved ones."– "That's not how that saying goes!""It's not head-canon when you write it."Find CoverMyAssCast on Twitter, Gmail and www.covermyasscast.com.