Category Archives: #PeopleCollection

Publisher’s Roundtable

At a time when speculative fiction and fact seemed to have collided, three small magazine publishers have gotten together to discuss their viewpoints on the genre and the future of publishing. Join Scot Noel of DreamForge Magazine, John Linden Grant … Continue reading

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Friday the 13th Just Got Real

Day 0: Friday the 13th, and our nation has officially gone into National Emergency status. I consider today a holiday, but it’s one of the days that trigger fear when things are calm. Here’s all I can say for today. … Continue reading

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Beware: Red Dennis by Eric Shapiro

Here’s my warning: be careful if you decide to read Red Dennis by Eric Shapiro when it comes out this month. This book is not for the timid reader just looking for some pretty words to while away a few hours. … Continue reading

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#TBT: Toasting Betty Ballantine

Yesterday we celebrated Elizabeth Jones Ballantine (September 25, 1919 – February 12, 2019), better known as Betty Ballantine, an American publisher, editor, and writer. She was born during the Raj to a British colonial family. After her marriage to Ian … Continue reading

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Review: The Man Who Married Death by Amy Langevin

Here is a book after my own heart and a brilliant pitch-black romantic read about a man who proposes—and marries—Death. Told in poetic forms, be prepared to dip into madness with Zylen LaRocque, the sexy psychopath who charms Death. When … Continue reading

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The Darkness in Duerrwaechter

Laura Kester Duerrwaechter, a friend and former student, just came out with a new prose collection titled Tattoo. I’ve known Laura for a few years now. We met in a creative writing class I was teaching at Northwest Florida State … Continue reading

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When Art Collides

Sometimes I enjoy dabbling with photography and digital collage. I post most of it up on Pixabay under Creative Commons licensing—”Free for commercial use. No attribution required.” Why do I do this? Because when you throw art into the universe, … Continue reading

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Space and Time: New Website, New ToC, New Patreon

Attn: Citizens of Space and Time— First off, congratulations to the authors selected for the next issue of Space and Time magazine! These stories will appear in the Spring #136 issue due out March 19. This was a particularly difficult … Continue reading

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Exploring Heinrich von Wolfcastle

Have you met Heinrich von Wolfcastle? You’d remember him if you did. Relatively new to the horror writer scene, his work is drenched in thrills, acidic humor and blood—among other things. He also happens to be my ‘mentee’ from the Horror … Continue reading

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From the Heart of Madness: John Baltisberger

Angela—You’ve recently published The Configuration Discordant with Things in the Well. Such an interesting name… what does it mean to you and what inspired this collection? (find it on Amazon here) John B.—The collection focuses on various poetic forms, exploring all … Continue reading

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