Writers of the future

REVIEW: The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction (July/August 2017)

REVIEW: The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction (July/August 2017)

The July/August edition of F&SF features many stories of dark fantasy and an unofficial theme of the arts. Read More »

REVIEWS: RIVERDALE and FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (Jan-Feb 2017) 

REVIEWS: RIVERDALE and FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (Jan-Feb 2017) 

This week, Steve looks at the comics-inspired Riverdale TV series as well as the January-February issue of F&SF, and finds them Good, if not necessarily Great. Good is fine! Better than the alternative, Steve says! Read More »

MARY-KAREN REID (2016) and BOOK REVIEWS: “FINN FANCY” BOOKS by RANDY HENDERSON

MARY-KAREN REID (2016) and BOOK REVIEWS: “FINN FANCY” BOOKS by RANDY HENDERSON

This week, Steve says a very sad goodbye to longtime fan and friend Mary-Karen Reid from Edmonton, Alberta--and reviews two books by Writers of the Future Grand Prize winner Randy Henderson. Read More »

OPUS 100: A GOOD BOOK and a MOVIE

OPUS 100: A GOOD BOOK and a MOVIE

Steve reaches a milestone 100 columns, and reviews the new Writers of the Future anthology and the film Big Hero 6. Read More »

BOOK REVIEW: “Catalyst” by Nina Kiriki Hoffman; And a Chat

BOOK REVIEW: “Catalyst” by Nina Kiriki Hoffman; And a Chat

Steve reviews Nina Kiriki Hoffman's book "Catalyst" and talks about a writers' workshop. Read More »

Ron L. Hubbard Writers of the Future 3rd Quarter Contest, 2013

Ron L. Hubbard Writers of the Future 3rd Quarter Contest, 2013

I'm pleased to announce my novella, "When Dragons Fall," received an honorable mention this quarter. (This post includes a link to download Hunter's nominated story. Read More »