Author Archives: Sundaughters

Metaphysics of the Kanji

To anyone reasonably well versed in traditional metaphysics, the meaning of some of the basic kanji is immediately and transparently obvious. The traditional explanation of the kanji for “monarch”[right], for example, is that of the joining of the three worlds … Continue reading

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On speaking a second language without knowing a first language

Miss Geneviève Falconer once said: “Most English-speaking people would benefit immensely from learning a first language”. The witticism is apt and much appreciated, but in my case it is more literal than it was ever intended to be. As a … Continue reading

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Text-only Anime!

Goldenhead or Bodies and Avatars has many anime-like characters. Why have anime characters in a text novel? Anime is a visual style, right? Annalinde Matichei believes that certain visual styles represent layers of reality beyond the material. Read all about … Continue reading

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Anime Novel Launched by Anime Authoress at International Book Fair

Goldenhead launched Saturday Oct 15th at the Baja Book Festival. One of the novel features of this book is that several of the characters find themselves incarnated in anime bodies. The authoress, Annalinde Matichei, believes that anime is more than … Continue reading

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Goldenhead Launch

In a hotel in Ensenada, a bustling port town in Mexico. It is damp and rainy, although the Book Festival itself, I am told is inland in a desert climate and our stand is outside, so I am hoping we … Continue reading

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Goldenhead now Available!

Goldenhead is now available on Kindle. Find it here. We apologize for errors in the rather hastily assembled blurb! These will be fixed shortly. Remember that even if you don’t have a kindle, you can get a free Kindle reader … Continue reading

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Goldenhead Launching at International Book Festival

“They say your imaginary friends aren’t your real friends, but who stands by you when you lose your physical body?” Annalinde Matichei’s new novel, Goldenhead launches this Saturday, October 15th, at the Baja Book Festival in Ensenada, Mexico. Following the success … Continue reading

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Devouring the Silver Vixen

Reviewer Barbara Slack at “Inspired Quill” has done an interesting write-up of The Flight of the Silver Vixen. She says: “By the end I didn’t want to read the book, I just wanted to devour it…I couldn’t turn the pages … Continue reading

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Silver Vixen “Rare and Exhilarating”

Book blog “I Read Therefore I Am” gives The Flight of the Silver Vixen five stars, concluding: This rare and exhilarating book is undeniably a must read. We loved reviewer Larissa’s categorization of the books age-range: Recommended age: 16+ In … Continue reading

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New Review of The Flight of the Silver Vixen

The book blog Literary R&R has published a review of The Flight of the Silver Vixen. The reviewer sums up: Unique, interesting, engaging, realistic action sequences (as real as a fiction sci-fi novel can get) … I, a person who … Continue reading

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