Tag Archives: solarpunk

Wings of Renewal Will Take Flight Again

Claudie Arseneault/ December 12, 2016/ Publication, Wings of Renewal, Writing/ 0 comments

Quick Wings of Renewal announcement! Last October, one year after its release, Incandescent Phoenix Books decided to drop Wings of Renewal: A Solarpunk Dragon Anthology. The anthology has been a labour of love, not just by me but also by my co-editor, Brenda, and by the great writers involved. We decided it wouldn’t be over so soon. Wings will come back, there’s no doubt about

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La crise d’octobre

Claudie Arseneault/ November 5, 2016/ Inspiration and Ideas, Personal, Projects, Varia, Writing/ 0 comments

On November 7, I have a new short story released from Solarpunk Press, Le carré rouge, which is a very personal take on Québec and solarpunk, and how the two might entwined. The short draws upon many elements specific to the province’s history and my own activism, and I wanted to talk more about these. La crise d’Octobre And now we

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Le Tunnel Dufferin

Claudie Arseneault/ November 3, 2016/ Inspiration and Ideas, Personal, Projects, Varia/ 0 comments

On November 7, I have a new short story released from Solarpunk Press, Le carré rouge, which is a very personal take on Québec and solarpunk, and how the two might entwined. The short draws upon many elements specific to the province’s history and my own activism, and I wanted to talk more about these.  Le tunnel Dufferin Halloween just passed,

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Interview with C. B. Carr

Claudie Arseneault/ October 15, 2015/ Community, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

Our last Wings of Renewal interview is here. It is, ironically, with the author of  Summer Project, the very first short story featured in the anthology! So settle down while we count the last ten days (EEP!) before launch, and read what she has to say about her wonderful story. 1. What inspired your short story? Where did the idea come

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Interview with Marianne L. D. Drolet

Claudie Arseneault/ October 13, 2015/ Community, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

We’re back for more Wings of Renewal interview! Before we move on to our seven good ol’ questions, just a reminder than you can now preorder on Nook, Kobo, and iBooks or add the anthology on goodreads! 1. What inspired your short story? Where did the idea come from? My original idea was marginally different. It came mainly in pictures, and it involved

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Interview with Caitlin Nicoll

Claudie Arseneault/ October 9, 2015/ Community, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

We come back to friends! Or at least, friends-prior-to-the-anthology, because our writers are so cool, I’d be honored to call them all friends. ^^ I met Caitlin the same way I met my co-editor, Brenda, through writerly forums. We even went to hike Mt. Adams together last year! So I’m super happy to host her here for the interview, and

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Interview with Kimberly Kay & Ashley Gephart

Claudie Arseneault/ October 7, 2015/ Community, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

Two for the price of one, I kid you not! Kimberly and Ashley co-wrote one of Wings of Renewal‘s short stories, Solarium, so we interviewed them together. And their answers are fun! So here we go! 1. What inspired your short story? Where did the idea come from? Kimberly: The idea, as you might expect, was a team effort. We both wanted

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Interview with Caroline Bigaiski

Claudie Arseneault/ October 5, 2015/ Community, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

And we’re back from our two Editor’s Weeks with the last of our interviews! Certainly not the least, however. Today we get a from the exquisite storyteller that is Caroline Bigaiski. On with the questions! 🙂   1. What inspired your short story? Where did the idea come from? As soon as I read the words Dragon and Solarpunk, I knew I

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Editor Interview with … myself!

Claudie Arseneault/ October 1, 2015/ Community, Personal, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

And here we conclude the week with my own answers to the questions, so I can talk a bit more about the story I wrote and myself. 1. What inspired your short story? Where did the idea come from? One Last Sweet is the second short story I write on the theme of ‘solarpunk dragon’ (the first being the one

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Editor Interview with Brenda J. Pierson

Claudie Arseneault/ September 29, 2015/ Community, Wings of Renewal/ 0 comments

Back for our second week dedicated to editing Wings of Renewal. This one, though, we’re returning to interviews — only it’s Brenda’s and mine. We both have a story in the anthology, too, so we wanted to answer the questions, with a bonus one about the editing! 1. What inspired your short story? Where did the idea come from? I had

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