News has broken that Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show will be closing down. A true pioneer in field of online Speculative Fiction, it first launched with Issue #1 way back in 2005. From inception it was driven and supported by Orson Scott Card himself, with many tales from his Ender Saga gracing its pages. It... Continue Reading →
Kirsten Weiss has never met a dessert she didn’t like, and her guilty pleasures are watching Ghost Whisperer re-runs and drinking red wine. The latter gives her heartburn, but she drinks it anyway. Now based in San Mateo, CA, she writes genre-blending cozy mystery, supernatural and steampunk suspense, mixing her experiences and imagination to create... Continue Reading →
Our very own Magazine, Emerging Worlds, is now open for submissions. Successful submissions will be published here on the website and in potential future hard and soft copies of the magazine. You've only got until the end of March, so get your submissions in! Full details can be found on the submissions page here.
In the bloodied histories of the Church of the Penitent God, there have been many great fighters. Consider for a moment a warrior monk at prayer; he has fallen on one knee, head bowed and eyes closed, a humble supplicant wearing crimson armour. His fingers reach to graze the hilt of the sword thrust into... Continue Reading →
The three winners of the Ghost Walk Audiobook giveaway will be selected tomorrow. It's your last chance to enter! All you have to do to take part is to head on over to author Melissa Bowesock's Facebook page and leave her a comment describing an adventuring, funny, unique or implausible way that you will listen to... Continue Reading →
Zealot Scripts very own magazine, Emerging Worlds, will once again be open for submissions for March only. We're reaching the bottom of our submission pile and so we are now opening for submissions of all kinds of speculative fiction from 1st of March through to the 31st. Full details can be found on our submissions page.
Named in honor of the author of the seminal horror novel Dracula, the Bram Stoker Awards are presented annually for superior achievement in writing in eleven categories, including traditional works of various lengths, poetry, screenplays, and non-fiction. Previous winners include Stephen King, J.K. Rowling, George R. R. Martin, Joyce Carol Oates, and Neil Gaiman. The... Continue Reading →
27th February 2019 - Zeus Is Undead: This One Has Zombies - Michael G. Munz Sometimes all a fallen goddess needs to regain her power is a trusty sword and a worldwide zombie apocalypse... Athena’s had a rough eighteen months. Formerly the goddess of wisdom, battle, and crafts, her divinity has been revoked. Zeus no longer... Continue Reading →
For anyone that has been following Curiosity Quills over the past couple of years, they've been in a lot of difficulties. The first rumblings of disquiet came around their potentially punitive termination fees for contracted authors, followed shortly by complaints around publication errors, missed deadlines and poor communication. Authors were reporting that royalties payments were... Continue Reading →