mercedes lackey

July 14, 2009

Defining Urban Fantasy

So I in the process of introducing myself to someone the other day, they asked me what I wrote and I said “Urban fantasy and paranormal romance.” They cocked their head to one side, as if to clarify their image of me and responded with “What is urban fantasy, exactly?” Not too long ago, I signed up for a social networking site that another writer invited me too and the first comment posted to my page was “How do I define urban fantasy?” Everyone, it seems, defines urban fantasy differently. That’s okay, I have my definition and you probably have […]