Amazing Stories

Robert J. Sawyer

TESSERACTS, PLUS SCIENCE FICTION AND MUSIC #1: DAVID CROSBY

TESSERACTS, PLUS SCIENCE FICTION AND MUSIC #1: DAVID CROSBY

This week Steve plugs the new Canadian anthology T... Read More »

CANADIAN AURORA AWARDS: LAST CALL TO VOTE!

CANADIAN AURORA AWARDS: LAST CALL TO VOTE!

This week Steve talks about Canadian SF/F, and tho... Read More »

NEW BOOK & MOVIE REVIEWS: “THE CITYBORN” and “THE MUMMY”

NEW BOOK & MOVIE REVIEWS: “THE CITYBORN” and “THE MUMMY”

Steve gives us two reviews today—one a very enjoya... Read More »

Blogger Invitado: Diego Maenza. Importancia de la Ciencia Ficción

Blogger Invitado: Diego Maenza. Importancia de la Ciencia Ficción

An analysis of how science fiction themes and trop... Read More »

The Audio File: Settling the Final Frontier

The Audio File: Settling the Final Frontier

Lots of really great audio stories are reviewed in... Read More »

RETRO DAYS: ROBERT A. HEINLEIN and SPIDER ROBINSON

RETRO DAYS: ROBERT A. HEINLEIN and SPIDER ROBINSON

This week, Steve tries to go Back to the Future bu... Read More »

2016 su Amazing Stories: I piu’ letti

2016 su Amazing Stories: I piu’ letti

An overview of some of 2016's most popular article... Read More »

WELCOME TO 2017, and 2016’s LIST OF COLUMNS

WELCOME TO 2017, and 2016’s LIST OF COLUMNS

As he has done for the past several years, Steve l... Read More »

MOVIE REVIEWS: ARQ and FINAL FANTASY XV: KINGSGLAIVE!

MOVIE REVIEWS: ARQ and FINAL FANTASY XV: KINGSGLAIVE!

Continuing with recent movie reviews, Steve looks ... Read More »

The Audio File: Religion in Speculative Fiction

The Audio File: Religion in Speculative Fiction

Want to hear an audio version of a short speculati... Read More »

REVIEW: JULY/AUGUST MAGAZINE OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (F&SF)

REVIEW: JULY/AUGUST MAGAZINE OF FANTASY & SCIENCE FICTION (F&SF)

Steve reviews the current F&SF. It's still a g... Read More »

BOOK REVIEW: “QUANTUM NIGHT” by ROBERT J. SAWYER and CANADA’S AURORA AWARDS

BOOK REVIEW: “QUANTUM NIGHT” by ROBERT J. SAWYER and CANADA’S AURORA AWARDS

No fooling! Steve's April 1 column is about the Ca... Read More »

FREAKS OF NATURE film review, plus POLAR BOREALIS—a new semiprozine!

FREAKS OF NATURE film review, plus POLAR BOREALIS—a new semiprozine!

This week, Steve reviews the 2015 Horror-humour fi... Read More »

AMAZING PEOPLE:  R. Graeme Cameron Releases Issue 1 of Polar Borealis Magazine

AMAZING PEOPLE: R. Graeme Cameron Releases Issue 1 of Polar Borealis Magazine

Don't be stupid. Get your FREE copy of Polar Bore... Read More »

WRITING 101: WHERE DO I SEND THE SF/F BOOK I JUST WROTE?

WRITING 101: WHERE DO I SEND THE SF/F BOOK I JUST WROTE?

If you'd love to sell your new book to one of the ... Read More »

Steve Fahnestalk’s VCON 39 Report. NOT R. Graeme Cameron’s VCON 39 Report!

Steve Fahnestalk’s VCON 39 Report. NOT R. Graeme Cameron’s VCON 39 Report!

Steve's (NOT R. Graeme Cameron's) report on last w... Read More »

R. Graeme Cameron’s VCON 39 Report. NOT Steve Fahnestalk’s VCON 39 Report!

R. Graeme Cameron’s VCON 39 Report. NOT Steve Fahnestalk’s VCON 39 Report!

R. Graeme Cameron's VCon conrep. NOT Steve Fahnes... Read More »

Review: Rollback by Robert J. Sawyer

Review: Rollback by Robert J. Sawyer

Robert J. Sawyer is a multi-award winning Canadian... Read More »

Photo Gallery: Boskone Awards

Photo Gallery: Boskone Awards

Photos of this year's presentation of the Jack Gau... Read More »

Fandom May Be A Way of Life, But is it THE Way of Life?

Fandom May Be A Way of Life, But is it THE Way of Life?

Receiving zines in the mail used to be almost an e... Read More »

Creating Great Characters in Fiction

Creating Great Characters in Fiction

Characters in fiction fulfill a dramatic function ... Read More »

A Fan’s History – Fanzines

A Fan’s History – Fanzines

Fanzines: What the heck is a ‘zine, anyhow? Well, ... Read More »

What is the Vampire of Science Fiction?

What is the Vampire of Science Fiction?

I’m not talking about the salt vampire of St... Read More »

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 11 in series)

Playing the Short Game: How to Sell Your Short Fiction (Part 11 in series)

Dear Editor…: How to submit short fiction (c... Read More »

Ten Questions You Need to Ask Your Characters Before They Can Stay In Your Story

Your story lives and breathes through your charact... Read More »