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    More Cryptozoology

    by  • March 7, 2019 • MSJ Time Machine • 0 Comments

    Bronze figure of a griffin

    If you enjoyed Monday’s cryptozoology story, here are a few more stories you might also enjoy! “How to Build a Pig-Duck” by Rachel Rodman (hybrid and chimera creatures) “The Benefits and Risks of Calorific Fat Cell Inversion” by Denzell Cooper (Lovecraftian critters in a lab setting) “A Distant Honk” by Holly Schofield (an unusual...

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    Horror Tales from Our Alumni

    by  • March 6, 2019 • Mad Scientist News • 0 Comments

    Cover art for Maledictions

    We’ve got a couple of Mad Scientist Journal alumni with horror short stories of note. Author J. C. Stearns is among the authors with a story from the dark side of the Warhammer universe in a forthcoming anthology, Maledictions, which is due out in early April. Author Steve Toase has two stories that made the final...

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    Submissions Open for I Didn’t Break the Lamp!

    by  • March 5, 2019 • Administrative • 0 Comments

    Banner image for I Didn't Break the Lamp

    With the end of our successful Kickstarter for our next anthology, submissions are now open for stories for I Didn’t Break the Lamp: Historical Accounts of Imaginary Acquaintances! We’re looking for first person speculative fiction tales about imaginary friends, imaginary enemies, and things somewhere in between. To learn more about what we’re looking for, and...

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    Review of Broken Metropolis

    by  • February 27, 2019 • Reviews • 0 Comments

    Cover art for Broken Metropolis

    Broken Metropolis (Mason Jar Press, 2018), edited by dave ring, is an anthology of short stories and poetry centered on urban fantasy with queer characters. Though the collection only includes ten pieces, their impact makes this book seem like more. As is the case with many anthologies, some of the stories proved more appealing...

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    I Didn’t Break the Lamp: Featuring Ariel Alian Wilson (interior artist)

    by  • February 26, 2019 • MSJ Time Machine, On Kickstarter • 0 Comments

    Art for "Your Star"

    Our final featured interior artist for I Didn’t Break the Lamp: Historical Accounts of Imaginary Acquaintances is Ariel Alian Wilson. Ariel is someone Jeremy has known for a very, very long time, and she’s been an artist nearly all that time. She has done a number of pieces for our previous Kickstarter interior art, and...

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    I Didn’t Break the Lamp: Featuring Leigh Legler (interior artist)

    by  • February 21, 2019 • MSJ Time Machine, On Kickstarter • 0 Comments

    Mabel's Mission

    Today, we’re featuring our third interior artist for I Didn’t Break the Lamp: Historical Accounts of Imaginary Acquaintances, Leigh Legler. Leigh was an artist who came to us on a recommendation from another artist, and we’ve been in love with their work ever since the very first piece they provided us. Notable among their covers have...

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    Awesome Finds: Verse Book 1

    by  • February 20, 2019 • Awesome Finds, On Kickstarter • 0 Comments

    Cover art for Verse

    If you’re looking for a cool fantasy graphic novel, check out the Kickstarter for Verse, which is funding through March 1st. With themes of facing your fears and finding a sense of belonging in a dangerous world, this graphic novel, which stems from a webcomic of the same name, looks fantastic! They’ve already surpassed their...

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