Definitive Baja Clavius Version Released

The definitive Baja Clavius version was released. Discover more here and download this definitive version. Download Baja Clavius. –> Now FREE of charge ! This is controversial science fiction storytelling unlike what you have encountered elsewhere. A couple of hundred years in the future, muscular and masculine gay male time-travel agents work for a top-secret … Read more

Sequel to Baja Clavius Released

On July 14, 2021 the long-awaited sequel to Baja Clavius: Moon Men Deep Inside was released. This serialized story continues the science fiction time travel adventures from Baja Clavius: Moon Men Deep Inside by Madeira Desouza. In the 23rd century a gritty, quasi-militaristic time travel agency located beneath the crater Clavius on the moon sends … Read more

Artist & Author Madeira Desouza

Download Baja Clavius. –> Now FREE of charge ! Let me tell you about myself so you can understand who I am, why I create the works that I do, and how all this relates to my creating wild science fiction time travel adventures. I also am well-known for creating illustrated stories that are outside … Read more

Sexual Orientation of the Men of Tomorrow

Science fiction is famous for characters, behaviors, and ideas that venture way beyond the envelope of conventional storytelling. These are well-known realities celebrated by science fiction writers and readers alike. Yet, I came across prejudice from within the community of science fiction writers of the present day stemming from my choice to write science fiction … Read more

Provocative Science Fiction

I accept that my creative works—and bara in general—will not appeal to a “mass audience” in the gay world. Some gay men have said that they especially like how I depict men so realistically. Others not so much. I accept that gay men who prefer feminized men and the many related affectations and behaviors of … Read more

Queer Sci Fi

We gay men typically must settle for stereotypes and hackneyed clichés in sci fi storytelling that has gay male characters.But I chose to challenge the norm when I wrote my time travel adventure series called Baja Clavius. I give you queer sci fi principal characters who are African American, Arabic, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, and Native American … Read more

Stop Living a Lie

My works as storyteller and illustrator Madeira Desouza began with a dawning light during what was a very dark time for me. Others who produce creative works have expressed difficulty understanding where their inspiration and drive come from. I do not know where to look for what compels my creativity. I only know that I … Read more

Gay Men Portrayed Incorrectly in Gay Science Fiction

If you’re not satisfied with how gay men are portrayed in science fiction, you are not alone! I’m a gay male writer and digital illustrator. My illustrated science fiction Baja Clavius presents realistic gay male characters with no stereotyping or clichés. My work is not like what most gay science fiction delivers. As one person … Read more

Why is Gay Science Fiction for Men so Unusual?

Let me start by admitting how impressed I am with Oliver’s Keane’s commentary https://medium.com/geek-empire-1/e750602da27a on this subject. I was drawn to what he wrote because I have struggled as a gay male science fiction writer in San Francisco to attract an audience for my work that depicts gay men in time travel adventures in the … Read more

March 28, 2014 Review on Amazon

This review of my science fiction time travel adventure novel was posted on Amazon.com on March 28, 2014: Time travel is one of the most interesting and rich themes in science-fiction. It offers so many variations for dealing with paradoxes and inconsistencies that arise from changing the past. Madeira Desouza’s gay erotic tale of time-traveling … Read more

Challenges for a Gay Science Fiction Author

From the very start, as a gay male author, I accepted that I would invite challenges by writing science fiction for gay men. For one brief moment, I even considered that I should write science fiction for straight readers. My thinking was that readers who are gay–particularly gay males–are fewer in number compared to the … Read more

Technology Boost for Gay Science Fiction

The commercial success of the device known as Amazon Kindle is nothing short of revolutionary on many levels. Let me delve into the matter of how this wonderful device is a technology boost for publishing gay science fiction. I am a gay author and I wanted to share my gay science fiction with readers. The … Read more

Male Characters in Gay Science Fiction

You can search online and easily find commentaries about the lack of gay male characters in science fiction. I have tremendous respect for Ronald D. Moore (Battlestar Galactica), so it did not surprise me that he took a risk and allowed a central male character in Caprica to be gay. That character (played by Sasha … Read more