Excerpt: SIMUL by Andrew Caldecott

1 An Unwanted Message Every seat is taken at the long oval table. Cards, perfectly aligned on the green baize cloth, declare the ministerial post of each chair’s occupant. Outside, a yellowish mist clings to […]

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Excerpt: Bastion by Gustavo Bondoni

“Water,” Kine said.  “Please… I need water.” It felt like his insides were on fire. People were moving around him.  He could hear them but was too weak to open his eyes, and just waited […]

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Book Excerpt: Journey from the Center of the Earth by Ron Miller

Ron Miller is an illustrator and author living in South Boston, Virginia. He has created 71 books on astronomical, astronautical and science fiction subjects for adults and young adults. His books have received more than twenty commendations and awards, including the American Institute of Physics […]

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Excerpt: The Amazing Editorials by Ted White

“But all too often novice writers seeking to emulate these men are ignoring or castigating “old-fashioned” sf as irrelevant or worse. These novice writers have fastened upon the superficialities of style in the so-called “New Wave,” and ignored its foundations.”

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Book Excerpt: Lacrimosa of Dana by Anna Kashina

Anna Kashina writes secondary world fantasy, featuring immersive historical settings, magic, adventure, and swordplay. Her passions and occupations include dancing, martial arts, crafts, biomedical sciences, gemstones, and video games, not necessarily in this order. She […]

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The Big Idea: CJ Leede

Be the change you want to see in the world. For author CJ Leede, that means creating a villainous, monstrous female character because she didn’t see enough of them in the world. Dive into her […]

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