Our TRANSCENDENT Authors: a Featured Interview with J.A.W. McCarthy

In our new author series, we’ll be offering a clairvoyant peek behind the veil of who and what makes up TRANSCENDENT. Here’s a glimpse at J.A.W. McCarthy and her story “Exactly As We Are Meant To Be.”   ABOUT THE STORY What inspired your story? My experiences with sleep paralysis. Did you have to do…

A TRANSCENDENT Excerpt: “Remember Backwards” by Maul Allan Hewish

The doors are locked. No matter how hard we fight with the locks and slam our fists against the glass, there is no breaking through. The windshield is shatterproof, but molten steel would still make short work of that. We change up our strategy, hammering on it with our shoes—pile-driving full-forced blows into it. The…

Horror, The Limits of Human Understanding, and God as a Rabbit by J. Robert Kane

Since Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein, arguably the world’s first Science-Fiction novel, the genres of Horror and Sci-Fi have been inextricably linked.  Where there is no direct connection between the two, the occult becomes science’s proxy.  And why not? What is the occult, after all, but that which lays beyond the purview of reason and science? At the…

My Head Is Full of Teeth by Maul Allan Hewish

‘You will never make any money, writing stories.’ My mother made that comment one day. I remember the disdain in her voice. My step-father used to spy over my shoulder when I tried to write as a child, to see if I was writing any swears so they could both sneer and tut disapprovingly about…

Our TRANSCENDENT Authors: a Featured Interview with Maul Allan Hewish

In our new author series, we’ll be offering a clairvoyant peek behind the veil of who and what makes up TRANSCENDENT. Here’s a glimpse at Maul Allan Hewish and his story “Remember Backwards.”   ABOUT THE STORY What inspired your story? The original concept for this story was of course, from a dream. The dream…