Episode 017 – AM Dellamonica


Alyx Dellamonica is a Canadian science fiction writer, with many short stories published since the 80s! They recently completed an MFA in creative writing, for which they wrote a horror screenplay. As L X Beckett, they have begun a brand new science fiction novel series, published by Tor, that starts with “Gamechanger.” It tackles climate change, social rating systems, the gig economy and more!

For a great introduction to this world, check out their novella, “Freezing Rain, A Chance of Falling”, originally published in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction:

We talk about challenging yourself as a writer, the Clarion West Writers Workshop–and terrible Canandian weather!

LX Beckett site:
AM Dellamonica site:

As always, if you’re a reader, writer, creative type, someone with something to say, you can always get in touch with me using losingtheplotpodcast_at_gmail_dot_com. I look forward to hearing from you!

Marshall, who provided Losing the Plot’s intro music, has an EP out now! Check out “Emerald Shitty” here!