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REVIEW: NOT ANOTHER ZOMBIE BOOK: “HELL IS EMPTY…” by Mark Rounds

REVIEW: NOT ANOTHER ZOMBIE BOOK: “HELL IS EMPTY…” by Mark Rounds

After a two-week absence, Steve returns with a book review. Complimentary—and scathing—Steve talks about Mark Rounds’ first book. Read More »

Beating Today’s “S” Curve (or Why an Editor is Every Writer’s Best Friend)

Beating Today’s “S” Curve (or Why an Editor is Every Writer’s Best Friend)

The publishing industry is currently experiencing its own version of the “S” curve and the “boom and bust” curve Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 21 in series)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 21 in series)

I Love Your Story. Now Change It: Working with an editor (conclusion) Welcome back to my series on marketing and selling short fiction. I’ve written these posts in a very specific sequence, with each entry building on earlier ones. You can read... Read More »

Individualism, Atheism, and the Search for God in Cormac McCarthy’s The Road

Credit: Tom Edwards The following essay originally appeared in issue number 111 of the quarterly journal Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction, edited by Graham Sleight. Revised and expanded, 2nd ed. Cormac McCarthy’s post-apocalypt... Read More »