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"The Choking Rain" is Free on Wattpad

My homage to the 30s pulps of Doc Savage, The Shadow, and (if you’re truly an aficionado) The Avenger, is being serialized free on Wattpad ( 146 more words

A Bullet for Cinderella

She was hard to find.
Hard to get.
Hard to kill.

So says the cover of A Bullet for Cinderella, another violent romp through the guts of humanity by John D. 334 more words


Psychadelic Tom

The late Jacqui Morgan did a quite stunning job for the 1973 F&SF cover for Reginald Bretnor’s ‘Uncle Tom Cobleigh and All’.

You can find more about her and see more of her art here

SF Pulps

Bandits & Battlecruisers PWYW

World of Ortix is celebrating 600 posts!

To celebrate he’s making PDF copies of Bandits & Battlecruisers a Pay What You Want product for a limited time. 27 more words


Listerine makes your scalp tingle...

From a wartime issue of Astounding Magazine.

I presume gargling with Head and Shoulders is not as efficacious.

SF Pulps

A Bit of the Dark World

From a 1962 edition of Fantastic Magazine, some evocative artwork from Dan Adkins for Fritz Leiber’s masterful story, A Bit of the Dark World… 52 more words

SF Pulps

A pulp opener... what is yours?

I recently stumbled upon this pulp opener. I find it quite powerful, a little masterpiece in its own rights:

There was a desert wind blowing that night.

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