Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-4

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-4

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-4 (Part Four) Q: Speaking of the Doctor. Does he have a name? A: Of course he does. His name is Doctor. Q: But that is a title or function of what he does. That’s not a name. A: In Mona’s society, they are the same.…

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Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-3

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-3

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-3 (Part Three) Q: Do you really believe that once we survive an extinction event, our very nature will be radically changed? A: Yes, I do. Q: I am a woman. Am I livestock in your books? A food source for others to consume? A: I hope…

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Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-2

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-2

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-2 (Part Two) Q: Are you an activist, passionate about stopping the practice of genetically modifying organisms? A: I’m not an activist. In fact, I’m not an activist about anything. I just write stories based upon my passions. If anything, I subscribe to facts science reveals.…

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Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-1

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-1

Interview Snippets on Mona’s Stories-1 (Part One) Q: Richard, as you talk about the Mona Bendarova books, it seems to me that you are passionate about them. Are you? A: Yes, I am. I’ve been dreaming up this society for years now. I have picked at it, revised it, poked…

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Cultural Changes of The ‘Purge Plague’ (Part 5)

Cultural Changes of The ‘Purge Plague’ (Part 5)

Cultural Changes caused by The Purge Plague Over the last four segments, I wrote about the roots of the plague and the causal effects on Mona’s community. In this segment, I cover the cultural effects which resulted. It should be noted that while the plague was halted, it was not eradicated. Over centuries,…

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