Thursday, 31 January 2008

The Desert Cold for Flash Fiction Online, Algernon Whisper out

Lots of news for the month, so I thought I'd better get it out while there's still a little January left.

Most exciting from my point of view, I've made my first pro-rate sal
e, to Flash Fiction Online. Despite being relatively new on the scene they're putting out a superb webzine, and I heartily recommend the January issue, which - since it's flash - takes all of about ten minutes to read! My story, "The Desert Cold", should willowsjan08 be appearing in the March issue if all goes well.

Next, and nearly as exciting, I have two more stories out in print this month. Firstly, making it by a nose, the January issue of The Willows featuring my "The Facts in the Case of Algernon Whisper's Karma" came out yesterday; secondly (and perhaps a slight cheat), issue 9 of OG's Speculative Fiction
(as already plugged below) is now available
in print from Lulu

Sunday, 6 January 2008

Allotment set for Barren Worlds

DesolateWorlds1I've just had final confirmation that my story "Allotment" will be appearing in the Desolate Places anthology, from Hadley Rille Books.

This is my first anthology, and hopefully, my first story to be available
from a multinational bookseller (in this case,

To the left is the provisional cover art.