Mine Your Mind Episode 5 – Different Genres in the mix
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Mine Your Mind Episode 5 – Different Genres in the Mix

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Mine Your Mind Episode 5: Different Genres in the Mix

In this episode of Mine your Mind, our esteemed hosts Mikkell Khan and Verena Boodoosingh whisk us away on a magical journey through the mesmerizing maze of fantasy sub-genres.

In this episode, we’re diving headfirst into the enchanting world of fantasy fiction, exploring its myriad sub-genres from high fantasy and sword & sorcery to magical realism and dark fantasy. Ever wondered about the differences between high fantasy and epic fantasy? Well, wonder no more!

Mikkell, with his many publications in fantasy and science fiction, brings a wealth of knowledge on the evolution of these genres, while Verena, an accomplished fantasy author herself, shares her personal insights and experiences that span across different sub-genres.

Together, they’ll unravel the unique characteristics, narrative styles, and thematic elements that define each sub-genre. They’ll also discuss the interplay between fantasy and other genres like science fiction, creating fascinating hybrids that blur traditional boundaries.

But that’s not all! This episode is a treasure trove for aspiring fantasy writers as Mikkell and Verena delve into how understanding these sub-genres can unlock new avenues for creativity and storytelling. They’ll share practical tips and inspiring anecdotes to help writers find their unique voice within the vast landscape of fantasy fiction.

So, are you ready to venture into uncharted territories of imagination? Ready to discover a whole new world of storytelling possibilities? Then join us in “Mine your Mind Episode 5” and let Mikkell and Verena guide you through the captivating world of fantasy sub-genres. It’s not just a podcast; it’s your passport to endless realms of creativity!

Remember, the magic of fantasy writing lies in exploration. So, tune in, explore, and let your imagination run wild!

You can visit the podcasters respective pages at,  

Mikkell Khan –  mikkellkhan.com

Verena Boodoosingh –  verenaboodoosingh.com

Special thanks to DF Studios Limited for facilitating this podcast.