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But this is based on how we at Third Person Press define it for the purposes of our anthologies, and how I, as a writer and reader, think about it as regards the entirety of the science fiction and fantasy and related genres. It might be easier to talk in terms of generalities.
A given story is probably NOT what we consider speculative if: On the other hand, your story probably IS what we consider speculative if any of the following are true: This story is not taking place in the world as we know it.
Good speculative stories have a lot in common with good stories of any type or genre. Skilled and evocative writing.
We like new ideas, new ways of looking at the world, or humanity, or technology. We like to lose ourselves in worlds where magic is real, where anything is possible, where history took a different turning, where the future has arrived, and where imagination rules.
Within these stories where imagination knows no bounds, there must still exist some boundaries. Systems of magic must make sense; the rules of a world must be internally consistent. In the past, it was sometimes true that if the central idea of a speculative fiction story was strong enough, other story considerations such as characterization, dialogue, plot, etc.
Characters could be stereotypical, dialogue could be somewhat stilted, plots could be pedestrian—all these things were really just a vehicle for the amazing IDEA the story set out to explore.
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