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    Call for Submissions: Utter Fabrication

    by  • March 1, 2017 • Administrative • 28 Comments

    Utter Fabrication cover art

    We will be creating an anthology titled Utter Fabrication: Historical Accounts of Unusual Buildings and Structures. It will be a collection of fictional stories about haunted houses and other weird places. For this anthology, our pay will be 2¢/word. We are particularly looking for stories from authors who are underrepresented in fiction: people of...

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    Utter Fabrication is now on Kickstarter!

    by  • February 1, 2017 • Administrative • 0 Comments

    Utter Fabrication cover art

    Mad Scientist Journal is running a Kickstarter for our fourth anthology! This year, it’s Utter Fabrication: Historical Accounts of Unusual Buildings and Structures. We want to create a collection of stories about haunted houses and other weird places, told from the perspective of people who have encountered these locations. We will be opening to submissions after...

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    Now Available – Fitting In: Historical Accounts of Paranormal Subcultures

    by  • October 31, 2016 • Administrative • 0 Comments

    Cover for Fitting In

    “Once we were all just people. Our culture was only an element of our complex being. Now, we are reduced to our origins.” — Amelia Fisher, “The Children of Echidna” No one understands being an outsider like the people who have experienced it. Mad Scientist Journal has brought together twenty-six tales of people who...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: June 2016

    by  • July 21, 2016 • Administrative, Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Our table at Capital Indie Book Con!

    Now’s the time that we look back at the numbers for June! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($70.00) Art: ($560.00) Advertising: ($50.00) Processing Fees: ($20.69) Printing: ($382.44) Donations: $42.71 Ad Revenue: $0.17 Online Book Sales: $45.14 Total: ($1,012.17) QTD: ($3,316.81) YTD: ($83.20) All Time: ($14,227.23) As per usual,...

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    Now available: Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2016! Get it while it’s hot!

    by  • June 30, 2016 • Administrative • 0 Comments

    Cover Art for Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2016

    Mutant cephalopods, inter-species disease transmission, squabbling scientists. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2016 collects twelve tales from the fictional worlds of mad science. For the discerning mad scientist reader, there are also pieces of fiction from Freya Marske, Maureen Bowden, and...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: February 2016 and March 2016

    by  • April 19, 2016 • Administrative, Man Behind the Curtain • 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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