Haunted Futures: Alex Acks

If you’ve read Alex Acks’s superb “Comfort Food” in Haunted Futures or their new novel Hunger Makes the Wolf, you’ll be as thrilled as we were to get to hear directly from the author.

If you haven’t read their work, there’s no time like the present.

Haunted Futures (US) (UK)

Hunger Makes the Wolf [Angry Robot] (US) (UK)

Haiku the Times: First Round

We had so many great entries, it’s really challenging to narrow them down, so we’ve started by selecting a group of our favorites. We’ll choose the final winners from this group. You have not made this easy on us at all. But here are the first round selection. You will notice that a few of […]

Haiku the Times: The Entries

A couple of weeks ago we decided to hold a contest in which people wrote haikus (typically poems of three lines, 17 syllables in three lines of 5, 7, and 5) about what’s going on in the world today. We were overwhelmed at the response and decided that we should post the submissions before we […]

Haiku the Times Contest

Writers are usually paid by the word, but what if a brief was to write just syllables? In today’s time demanding world, maybe that’s just what we need, eh? So for this contest, we ask you to write a haiku about the state of the world or any aspect of it. What’s a Haiku Again? […]