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Kathy Tyers: High Standards in Christian Speculative Fiction

For today’s post, we’re going to delve into a more obscure niche of speculative fiction – Christian speculative fiction, to be exact.

(I do just want to take a moment here to say that I love my Ferrets – we’ve all come from such different backgrounds and experiences to be writers, and yet mesh so well. 600 more words

Writing

When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

  • Title: When You Reach Me
  • Author: Rebecca Stead
  • Publisher: Yearling
  • Year Published: 2009
  • ISBN:0375850864
  • List Price: $17.20
  • Page Count: 208
  • Age Range: 10-14
  • Genre:
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Love Sci Fi?

Hello and welcome to the first unofficial post of Lady X!

You may have noticed our tagline; the Women’s Guild of Science Fiction. Does our tagline say that yet? 135 more words

Author

Genetic Manipulation and "Breeding" Peace: Veronica Roth's Allegiant and Tepper's The Gate to Women's Country

In both Sheri Tepper’s The Gate to Women’s Country and the third book of the ragingly popular Divergent trilogy, Allegiant, by Veronica Roth, genetic manipulation, reproduction, and controlling births are all targeted at one goal: the literal  1,333 more words

Speculative Fiction

"Read, and prepare for beautiful nightmares." - Alasdair Stuart, Pseudopod.org

“In THE FLESH SUTRA Tim W. Burke has charted a diabolical, metaphysical odyssey for his main characters, a journey that will take you through Death itself… and back out the other side.” 130 more words

Horror

End of Life (Tuesday, 22 April 2014)

Regular readers of this blog know that self has been sending out her stories like crazy: at one point she had no less than 38… 369 more words

Surprises

The Baartman Bag, Part II

Here’s a sneak preview of the second part of my four-part story, The Baartman Bag. Download your free copy of Part II tomorrow!

Catch up on Part I. 808 more words

Literature