Tag Archives: Richard Zwicker

Wood Man

An account by the Woodman, as provided by Richard Zwicker Art by Leigh Legler I am a woodman, by profession and constitution. I go into the darkness of the woods, choose large trees, and through the sweat of my arms … Continue reading

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Now Available – Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2017

Advances in mass production, tidying tips, and suggestions for the use of supernatural fluids. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2017 collects thirteen tales from the fictional worlds … Continue reading

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Mad Scientist Has a Collection of Shorts

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 … Continue reading

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After Fear Becomes My Friend

An essay by Dracula, as provided by Richard Zwicker Art by Luke Spooner I was lying in my coffin in that blissful dead-to-the-world state allotted to me during daylight hours, when literal screams from my cell phone shattered my nothingness. … Continue reading

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Mad Scientists in Latest Issue of Fantasy Scroll Magazine

Issue number four of Fantasy Scroll Magazine came out recently, and it is chock full of MSJ alumni. Not only is the magazine run by alum Iulian Ionescu, but this new issue features the stellar work of Cat Rambo, Charity Tahmaseb, … Continue reading

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Spring 2013 LIIIIIIIIVES!

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 … Continue reading

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The Monster Is the Father to the Child

An essay by Frankenstein, as provided by Richard Zwicker Art by Katie Nyborg “Are you Frankenstein?” The question was laughable. I was seven feet tall, with a head flatter than the Netherlands, and twin electrodes sticking out the sides of … Continue reading

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Winter 2013 is now available!

I’m excited to share that the Winter 2013 collection of Mad Scientist Journal is now available. It’s only available on Smashwords at this moment, but it will be available at most other outlets within a few days. This month’s exclusive … Continue reading

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Autumn 2012 is here!

It took a week and a half to get back on track and get stuff together, but it is with much joy that we announce that Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2012 is now available for sale on Smashwords. I’m pretty … Continue reading

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Turkey of Frankenstein

An essay by Max Frankenstein, as provided by Richard Zwicker Illustration by Katie Nyborg There’s a certain justice in not being able to escape your own past. You make your bed, you sleep in it, I always say. It seemed … Continue reading

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