A group of Uni mates decided to begin recording their long writing-themed conversations as podcasts back in 2014. Though infrequent, we still feel that their content is a good look at speculative fiction.

Episode 7 – Doctor Who Sucks

In this episode of ‘Other Worlds’, the team discuss the world building of Doctor Who. Is it really poorly written? Does it matter? Watch and find out.

Episode 6 – Unpublished Work Has No Value?

In this week’s Other World’s podcast Dave, Helen, Martin and Sean discuss traditional and non-traditional publishing and try to answer the question: Does unpublished work have value?

Episode 5 – World Building In Harry Potter

In this week’s Other Worlds podcast, Dave, Helen and Martin discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the world building in the Harry Potter franchise.

Episode 4 – Response to the Telegraph

In this special episode of Other Worlds, Dave, Helen, Martin and Sean respond to an Opinion piece by the Telegraph’s ‘Thinking Man’ which claims that adults should not buy or read comic books or superhero movies.

Episode 3 – Worlds of Bioware

We’re back with another podcast. This time, John, Helen and Martin chat about the world building in Bioware games.

Episode 2 – Mythological Creatures

Other Worlds is a podcast where a group of writers chat about the things that inspire, interest or even disappoint them. In today’s episode Helen, Dave and Martin chat about mythological creatures, and how you can manage the expectations of your readers.

Episode 1 – Potter & More

Other Worlds is a podcast where a group of writers chat about the things that inspire, interest or even disappoint them. In today’s episode Helen, Dave and Martin talk about Harry Potter and some of the things that writers could learn from the books in the franchise.

Pilot Episode 2 – Post Apocalyptic Fiction

It’s the end of the world as we know it. Now your survivors have to be lucky, very lucky. As a writer all you have to do is tell the story, but just what does the post apocalyptic world look like in fiction?

Pilot Episode 1 – Alternate History

Just how does a writer tackle something as big as an alternate history? Join John Sayle, Sean Hutchings and Martin as they chat about all things to do with building an alternate history.