No longer writing or editing

Well, not exactly. But it has been a long time since I’ve written anything. And our last anthology (this one) felt like pulling teeth. My heart is just not into it. 2020 has seen a lot of changes (mostly bad), so I figured making a formal announcement about the death of my writing aspirations would … More No longer writing or editing


DYING EARTHS – the 2019 SFFWorld anthology — SFFWorld

Just when you thought that the world was about to end without delivering something good to read as it all comes crashing down, good news: the latest anthology has finally been published! DYING EARTHS contains sixteen stories of fantastic, horrific, or scientifical fiction penned by both forum members and authors from further… via DYING EARTHS … More DYING EARTHS – the 2019 SFFWorld anthology — SFFWorld


Quick update: I recently finished reading all the submission entries to SFFWorld’s Dying Earth anthology. Whew! Actually, it wasn’t an insurmountable task. I blame life, laziness, and Netflix. (Not GOT.) Most reject/accept notices have been sent out. If you haven’t gotten yours, I am still debating whether to reject, accept, or ask for a re-write. … More Finished!

Random Post #231

Is this really random? Is this really #231? Today I read about Clare Winger Harris. Ms. Harris wrote science fiction back in the 1920s when it wasn’t cool to be a science fiction writer let alone a woman. To be both – shocker! But she did it. I’ve never heard of her before. Thank you … More Random Post #231

Anthology Update (and reasons why we might reject your story)

Howdy Folks! Thanks for all the industrious writers out there who have submitted a story to our anthology. We’re happily gathering them up, reading, and making the hard decisions to accept or not. It’s always a tough call. Many of you write excellent stories, but (here it comes) there are various reasons why we might … More Anthology Update (and reasons why we might reject your story)