• The Fibril Prosthetic

    by  • February 24, 2014 • 0 Comments

    An essay by Mr Grim, as provided by Steve Toase Art by Luke Spooner “Run that past me again?” I said, looking at the object on the table, then the rounded nub at the end of my leg. The doctor smiled and put his fingers together into a pyramid. “Certainly. The replacement foot is made of...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: January 2014

    by  • February 19, 2014 • 0 Comments

    This week is crazy with the launch of our first Kickstarter. But we’re taking the time to give you the numbers for January. The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($80.00) Art: ($360.34) Advertising: ($40.00) Paypal Fees: ($7.60) Donations: $20.00 Ad Revenue: $0.42 Book Sales: $4.08 Total: ($480.50) QTD: ($480.50) YTD:...

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    Day 4 of Our Lovecraftian Kickstarter

    by  • February 18, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Hello! Thanks to significant support from friends and fans, we’ve almost crossed our initial goal and we still have more than three weeks left to raise funds. I’ll try not to spam you guys too much over the rest of this period. I hate it when I get overwhelmed with messages from Kickstarters, so...

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    A Novel General Anesthetic

    by  • February 17, 2014 • 0 Comments

    An essay by Dr. Maury Bund, as provided by E. B. Fischadler Art by Justine McGreevy We wish to report the discovery of a remarkable new means of general anesthesia. This novel anesthesia provides complete relief from pain, is easy to induce, and has none of the side effects associated with other anesthetics such...

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    New Ways to Get Mad Science

    by  • February 12, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Just a quick note to let you all know that we have two new ways to get notified of stories on the site. First, we made a Tumblr blog for those who like to Tumbl! http://madscientistjournal.tumblr.com/ We’ll also be trying out a mailing list to provide weekly notification of new stories, with an archive...

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    Another Glimpse at Our Looming Kickstarter

    by  • February 11, 2014 • 1 Comment

    We’re four days away from launching the Kickstarter for That Ain’t Right: Historical Accounts of the Miskatonic Valley, so here’s another glimpse at what we have in store for you. (And if you missed our earlier post, it is here.) We’ll be doing an open call for submissions after the Kickstarter ends, when we...

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    Hemingway at Work

    by  • February 10, 2014 • 0 Comments

    A letter by an unnamed employee, as provided by T.J. Tranchell Art by Katie Nyborg Dear Mr. Myrbo, You don’t know me, but I know you. I’m an employee. That’s why I won’t sign my name to this letter. That would put my job at risk. You have to know how far you can...

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    Coming Soon: Our First Kickstarter!

    by  • February 5, 2014 • 0 Comments

    We’re happy to announce that we will be putting together a stand-alone anthology tied to Mad Scientist Journal. But we’re changing gears from mad science to the liberal arts with an anthology that we are looking to crowdfund. Over the last few months, we’ve been laying the groundwork and are now ready to give...

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