Actor Tee Morris began his writing career with the portrayal of Maryland Renaissance Festival’s Rafe Rafton, a character that led to his 2002 historical epic fantasy, MOREVI: The Chronicles of Rafe & Askana. Since then Tee’s titles have included Billibub Baddings and The Case of The Singing Sword, Legacy of Morevi and (with Evo Terra) Podcasting for Dummies. He has also contributed essays to The Complete Guide to Writing Fantasy, The Fantasy Writer’s Companion and BenBella Books’ Farscape Forever: Sex, Drugs, and Killer Muppets. When he’s not writing, Tee is heard podcasting MOREVI from Podiobooks.com and is the host of “The Survival Guide to Writing Fantasy,” a podcast that explores marketing and self-promotional concepts for published and soon-to-be-published authors. Find out more about Tee Morris at teemorris.com.
By Tee Morris
from So Say We All
This is one essay from the anthology So Say We All
The science fiction television series “Battlestar Galactica” is known for raising thought-provoking questions concerning martial law, artificial intelligence, power and corruption, and ultimately what it means to be human. What ethical complexities come into play when one mistake could mean the annihilation of the human race? How do you maintain faith in the Gods when you’re involved in an Armageddon of your own creation? What is the distinction between a terrorist and a freedom fighter? These questions are given an intelligent and insightful examination in this engaging collection of essays.
About the Author
Richard Hatch has portrayed “Battlestar Galactica’s” Apollo and Tom Zarek. A Golden Globe Award nominee, he is a veteran actor on screen—films and television—as well as the stage.