Problems with email on 10/15?

I’m running through queries right now, and three of them from the past several days relate to rejections that I sent on 10/15/09. I’m resending all critical emails from that day (about 25 of them) because that’s a bit too much of a coincidence for me. I apologize for whatever glitch caused the problem.

Editorial Calendar Through November

Here’s the editorial calendar for the next few months. This doesn’t include Bruce Holland Rogers’ contributions or the Classic Flashes. I publish on the first Tuesday or Thursday of the month, whichever comes first. August: Going live on 8/4* There Are No Great Truths Here — Danielle Friedman* Purpose — R.W. Ware* A Taste For […]

Publication Questions

I just responded to an email that I thought I’d reprint here: > Do you publish authors who have not yet been published? Yes, often. The competition is fierce, though. > How do I copyright my story? By current US law, you own copyright the moment you write your piece. When I publish it, I […]

Two Important Items

First: Hopefully this won’t last long, but between an initial backlog and a serious email glitch that has hampered my efforts to track submissions, I am closing the magazine to submissions. I anticipate being reopened by the end of the month. Second, and related: There is now a separate email for queries. Please send all […]

Next Publication Date: May 5, 2009

As a reminder, we publish on the first Tuesday or Thursday of the month. Our May issue will be available on Tuesday, May 5. The lineup is: * Bryan S. Wang, “Descent”, a literary story that doesn’t really make me long for the glory days of my youth. * Isaac Espriu, “Jack Rabbit”, a story […]

Line-up for March

It occurs to me that I haven’t announced our line-up yet, so here it is. It’s a music issue: “Addiction” by Ariella Adler, a fantasy — though more about the aftereffects of the fantastic than the fantastic itself. The music in this case is that of the sidhe. “Gustav’s Mars” by Emily Leverett, a science […]