Authortunities, now in audio!

Welcome October Frights Blog Hoppers! Every Saturday I round up what’s in Authortunities. This week I mention the October Frights Hop, I cover the sad news of small press and publications that recently closed, the good news about the Read for Pixels Flash Donation Drive with mention of FREE Space and Time #142 from Fall/Winter 2022 and I proudly point out that Authortunities is read in all 50 US states and 36 countries!

Signal Boost for the Pixel Project: Get Critiqued or Coached by Acclaimed Authors while Helping Stop Violence Against Women with The Pixel Project’s Flash Donation Drive in conjunction with the Authortunities newsletter for Authortunities subscribers as part Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Six award-winning and bestselling Read For Pixels authors are offering either 1-to-1 online writing workshops or critique bundles for donors to the Read For Pixels 10th anniversary fundraiser. They include Alan Baxter (Horror), Jasper Fforde (Fantasy), Mary Robinette Kowal (Science Fiction and Fantasy), Meg Gardiner (Crime/Thriller), Sebastien de Castell (Fantasy), and Sylvain Neuvel (Science Fiction)These are awesome ways to get special time with an author for yourself, your book club or library.

This special Flash Donation Drive will run from 12th to 19th October 2023.

Check out the Read For Pixels fundraising page here.

Learn more about The Pixel Project and our anti-violence against women work here:

🚀As always, there is a new free issue of Space and Time magazine up on Amazon. This week’s free issue is pretty recent — #142 from Fall/Winter 2022. The Space and Time magazine will be free from Sunday, October 15, 2023, 12:00 AM PDT Thursday, October 19, 2023, 11:59 PM PDT. Reviews and shares always appreciated. Find it here 🔗

Organized by emoji! Ctrl F to find what you want.
In this entire calendar share you will find:

  • 39 newly opened submissions 🟢
  • 138 submission deadlines 🔴
  • 3 events for authors ⭐
  • 10 reprint markets ♻️
  • 1 education 📚
  • 6 award 🏆
  • 1 grants 💲

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This is part of the annual OCTOBER FRIGHTS BLOG HOP

October Frights Book Fair:

October Frights Giveaway:

Visit the rest of the Horror Hoppers here:

Hawk’s Happenings

Always Another Chapter

Crymsyn Hart

Be Afraid of the Dark

Camilla Voiez, British Horror Author

Frighten Me


James P Nettles

EV Whyte, Author

Silver Hollow Stories

By Angela Yuriko Smith

Angela Yuriko Smith is a third-generation Ryukyuan-American, award-winning poet, author, and publisher with 20+ years in newspapers. Publisher of Space & Time magazine (est. 1966), two-time Bram Stoker Awards® Winner, and HWA Mentor of the Year, she shares Authortunities, a free weekly calendar of author opportunities at

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