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    That Man Behind the Curtain: April 2016

    by  • May 18, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Now’s the time that we look back at the numbers for April! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($1,116.00) Art: ($450.00) Advertising: ($35.00) Processing Fees: ($65.98) Printing: ($163.25) Conventions: ($40.00) Donations: $52.71 Ad Revenue: $0.40 Kickstarter: $20.00 Physical Book Sales: $0.00 Online Book Sales: $40.71 Total: ($1,748.60) QTD: ($1,748.60)...

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    Pursuing a Doctorate at Miskatonic U

    by  • May 16, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Pursuing a Doctorate at Miskatonic U

    A reminiscence of Dr. Peter West, as told to Gary Cuba Art by Luke Spooner My doctoral advisor, Professor Eiser, slapped the palms of his hands against his forehead, leaned back in his chair, and groaned at the ceiling. “Not the Medford Object! Saints preserve us. Where on Earth did you hear about that...

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    It Landed in the Woods, My Head

    by  • May 2, 2016 • 1 Comment

    It Landed in the Woods, My Head

    An essay by Joseph Mei, as provided by Leslie J. Anderson Art by Amanda Jones For more stories like this before they appear on the site, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2016! Taco was a Papillion, for all intents and purposes, and showed up at the door of my small white house at...

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    Marasmus

    by  • April 25, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Marasmus

    An essay by Marasmus, as provided by Damien Krsteski Art by Errow Collins For more stories like this before they appear on the site, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2016! On the beach, squinting at the setting sun, was when the thought of murdering Rashid first crossed your mind. The waves rolled in...

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    Table o’ Contents for Fitting In!

    by  • April 22, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Fitting In Kickstarter

    Over the last few days we’ve sent out contracts for every story we’ve accepted for our upcoming anthology, Fitting In: Historical Accounts of Paranormal Subcultures. Now that we have them all back, we feel comfortable sharing the TOC with you. The following list is in alphabetical order by last name. The final order in...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: February 2016 and March 2016

    by  • April 19, 2016 • 0 Comments

    We’re still playing catch-up after Europe and, now, reading through slush for our next big anthology. So we’re combining February and March. The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. February Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($230.00) Art: ($197.83) Advertising: ($45.91) Processing Fees: ($21.24) Conventions: ($30.00) Donations: $32.71 Ad Revenue: $1.03 Physical Book Sales: $69.00 Online...

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    Chlorophytum Comosum Vlog

    by  • April 11, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Chlorophytum Comosum Vlog

    A transcript by Evangeline Zoya, as provided by Kathy Steinemann Art by Ariel Alian Wilson For more stories like this before they appear on the site, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2016! Day 1: This is Dr. Bruce S. Iktomi, commencing my video journal for Experiment 148-K. This morning I fertilized a Chlorophytum comosum...

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    Help Support Mad Scientists in an Anthology!

    by  • April 6, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Untethered

    MSJ editor Dawn Vogel and alum Kyle Yadlosky are both authors in an anthology funding this month on Kickstarter. Untethered: A Magic iPhone Anthology features a total of twenty authors and is billed as “a collection of short fiction exploring the intersection of magic and technology in our smartphones.” It’s also inspired by the award-winning...

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    Mad Scientist Has a Collection of Shorts

    by  • April 5, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Walden Planet and Other Stories

    Richard Zwicker, who is a regular contributor to Mad Scientist Journal, has a collection of his short fiction available! We’re currently hip deep in reading slush for this year’s big anthology, so we haven’t been able to dive into this one. But we have consistently loved everything he has submitted to us, and he’s...

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