Episode 285: The Fifth Season, by N.K. Jemisin
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter and...then what? N.K. Jemisin's award-winning novel The Fifth Season kicks off her The Broken Earth trilogy with a tale about serial apocalypses and oppressed earth mages. SPOILER ALERT: We talk about a critical plot point about 40-45 minutes in.
Other talking points include: anniversaries, Super Nintendo RPGs, and internet trolls.