An IN THE AIR Excerpt: “Aeolian Variations” by Robert Walton

We stepped onto his apartment’s balcony. Like most Upper L.A. apartments, Felix’s balcony had no railings. We admired the unimpeded view for a moment. Then, Felix stepped over the edge. The building was on the job, of course, and instantly provided him with an energy path that looped over to connect to the nearest permanent…

An IN THE AIR Excerpt: “Spore” by Lorraine Sharma Nelson

When Reva pulled into her driveway, her neighbor’s odd stance at the edge of her rose garden drew her attention. She hopped out of her car. “Hey, Mrs. Bonifassi.” The woman gave no indication of having heard her. Reva took a couple of steps toward her. “Mrs. B.? Are you all right?” The woman whirled,…

The Cost of Air by J.S. Rogers

The Deadlands and the rare safe spots dotted across them were an idea that grew in my mind for a long time before I sat down to work on “Waystation VII,” where average people try to make it through a ruined world where travel is restricted  by factors so far beyond the control of most…

IN THE AIR Cover Reveal

Our new anthology is on its way! Now that we’ve been consistently publishing anthologies, we’re proud to bring new voices to our team and to continue representing our veteran contributors. This collection is going to change what you think about one of our most underrated elements: Air.   Dean Samed always does a wonderful job!  …

Our TRANSCENDENT Authors: a Featured Interview with Elana Gomel

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 Elana Gomel and her story “Dreaming of Ravens.” ABOUT THE STORY Did you have to do any research? If so, what kind? What did you learn? When I write, unrelated…

Our Second Writing Community Update

Hello, lovelies! Our writing community just keeps growing, and we love the support they give one another. In celebration of their successes, we feature them here to showcase their talents:   Daniel M. Kimmel Daniel’s story “Finals Week” appears in Beautiful Lies, Painful Truths, Vol. 2. His story “Father Russia” is in Beyond Steampunk. Dan…

Anthony S. Buoni, a Featured Interview

If you haven’t heard of our new project, the On Fire anthology, this interview series will showcase our authors lives beyond their ignited tales. In Anthony S. Buoni’s “Dancing Lilly,” two cats are caught up in a job for the rat mob and find that being curious has deadly consequences. How long have you been writing? I traded…