The Meteoric Rise and the Quick Disappearance of the Teen Dystopia Genre

Words by Jamie Conway You’ve probably fallen in love with a number of dystopian novels and movies without realising it. By definition, it’s quite the opposite of utopian fiction, wherein the characters live pretty perfect lives in ideal towns with happy families. Dystopian literature is when the characters face the worst situations and suffer distressing …

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An Ode to Words

Words by Ilonka Louw “Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of Magic. Capable of both inflicting injury, and remedying it.” – Albus Dumbledore – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows The thing about words is… they’re filled with echoes of the ancients. They’ve the power of prophecies running in their dangly …

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