The Future God of Love – Dilman Dila

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Dilman Dila is the fourth release in the Luna Novella series by Luna Press Publishing. It is a pocket-size series of speculative novellas, ranging from SF to fantasy via all their sub-genres.

About the Novella:

The Future God of Love is a romance fantasy, set in an African world where stories are essential for the survival of humanity. It tells of a struggling storyteller, who has to create a story every full moon for the prosperity of his town. When he falls in love with a strange woman, having known loneliness all his life, he ignores clues that she might not be human.

Dilman Dila is a writer, filmmaker, all round storyteller, and author of a critically acclaimed collection of short stories, A Killing in the Sun. He has been shortlisted for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize (2013) and for the Nommo Awards for Best Novella (2017), and longlisted for the BBC International Radio Playwriting Competition (2014), among many accolades. His short fiction has featured in several anthologies, including African Monsters, Myriad Lands, AfroSF v2, and the Apex Book of World SF 4. His digital art has been on exhibition in USA and in Uganda, and his films include the masterpiece What Happened in Room 13 (2007), and The Felistas Fable (2013), which was nominated for Best First Feature by a Director at AMAA (2014) and winner of four major awards at Uganda Film Festival (2014). You can watch some of his most popular short films on www.youtube.com/dilstories and you can find more on his life and works on his website dilmandila.com.

The Future God of Love will be released on the 22nd of February, and is available to order here.