• Posts Tagged ‘Dawn Vogel’

    Frankenstein’s Fallacy: Optimizing the Process of Electrically-Based Corpse Resurrection

    by  • August 12, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An essay by Doctor Timothy Straznovic, as provided by David Ferris Art by Dawn Vogel It’s the same old story: scientist cannot find love (or is sterile), scientist seeks progeny, scientist creates life using crimes against nature, and lives happily ever after with his new son/daughter/slave. Some of us take the nice, predictable route, and build...

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    Review of Benedict Hall

    by  • August 8, 2013 • Reviews • 0 Comments

    A review by Dawn Vogel Boeing engineers, female doctors, and high society collide in the 1920s Seattle of Cate Campbell’s novel, Benedict Hall. Four very different points of view intertwine to tell the story of the Benedict family and their associates as they adapt to a changing world following the conclusion of the Great...

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    Missing Apocalypse

    by  • July 22, 2013 • Fiction • 2 Comments

    An essay by Jason Cartwright and Timothy Cartwright, as provided by D. M. Allan Photograph by Dawn Vogel Dear Peter, I read the obituary you wrote for my grandfather and I really appreciate what you said about him. I know he wasn’t everyone’s favourite philosopher but he deserved recognition and you gave him that...

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    Review of Clockwork Fairy Tales

    by  • July 17, 2013 • Reviews • 0 Comments

    A review by Dawn Vogel Clockwork Fairy Tales (2013, Rok Books), edited by Stephen L. Antczak and James C. Bassett, is an anthology of nine steampunk adaptations of classic fairy tales. Growing up with Disney movies, I expected that I’d enjoy retellings of some of my favorites, but I was surprised when the first...

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    Our Devilish Savior

    by  • July 8, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An editorial by Dr. Francis Niemann, as provided by J. Rohr Photograph by Dawn Vogel Damnation through salvation. The concept isn’t new. As St. Bernard of Clairvaux observed, “L’enfer est plein de bonnes volontés et désirs.” Or, in a more familiar fashion, the path to hell is paved with good intentions. Consequently, the promise...

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    Spring 2013 LIIIIIIIIVES!

    by  • July 2, 2013 • Administrative • 0 Comments

    Hello all! I pushed this back a day since we had a story appearing on the site, but now I’m free and clear to share with all of you: Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2013 is now available through both Smashwords and Amazon. We’ve got a stellar line-up of featured authors this quarter: K.C. Ball, David...

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    Hazelwitch vs. Hazelwitch

    by  • June 17, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An essay by Judge Salvadore Ironfist, as provided by K.G. Jewell Photograph by Dawn Vogel (This story is also available in audio format at Toasted Cake.) BE IT REMEMBERED on January 21, 2012, the Court held a hearing in the above-styled cause, and the parties appeared with counsel. Background Marlene Hazelwitch and Doreen Sneed...

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    Review of The Warlock’s Curse

    by  • June 6, 2013 • Reviews • 0 Comments

    A review by Dawn Vogel M. K. Hobson’s third novel in the Veneficas Americana series, The Warlock’s Curse, follows Will Edwards as he leaves his home in California for the promise of a job with Tesla Industries in Detroit. Set in the same alternate America as Hobson’s previous novels, The Native Star and The...

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