Exploring topics in gay romance, and emotive expression open for men – and how reading novels outside your own experience act like empathy boxes of learning and understanding. Aleksandr’s character-driven approach to storytelling combines with research to create vivid stories and hot gay romance. They also have some excellent advice for writers on maintaining separation from a day job while avoiding misrepresentation of your identity.
Mentions from Episode 94:
- How Journalism can be an Empathy Box, or virtual reality can be an immersive plunge into empathy
- The Empathy Box was from Phillip K. Dick
- How Reading encourages Empathy
- Two RL stories of authors penalized for writing fiction: