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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? […]

Haunted Futures Launch Day Event

Tuesday, 2 May, 2 pm British Time to 11 pm British time (with breaks) That’s 9 am EST to 6 pm EST. Other time zones require math. Watch it live right here. With guests and giveaways, anything could happen. Yep, pretty much anything. Buy the book here Haunted Futures (US) (UK)

Haunted Futures: Jeff Noon

  Jeff Noon’s first book Vurt was published by a small press before winning the 1994 Arthur C. Clarke Award. Jeff Noon’s latest book, A Man of Shadows, will be out in August from Angry Robot. We talked about his unique approach to story telling and his Haunted Futures story, “Mercury Teardrops”. Read Jeff’s story […]

Haunted Futures: Tricia Sullivan

Tricia Sullivan immigrated from the New Jersey to the UK in 1995. We talked about her books, creativity, and what it’s like to become at home in a new country. nbsp; Find Tricia’s story, “The Psychometry of Tuvan Currency” in Haunted Futures (US) (UK) Occupy Me [Gollancz] (US)  (UK)

Haunted Futures: SL Huang

SL Huang talked to us from Japan where she’s taking a break from her job as a film industry weapons expert to study Japanese. Publishers Weekly called her Haunted Futures story “Split Shadow” outstanding, and we agree.   Read SL’s story “Split Shadow” in  Haunted Futures (US) (UK)

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 […]

Haunted Futures:
Felicity Shoulders

Publishers Weekly called Felicity Shoulders’ Haunted Futures story “You’re Welcome” touching, and we agree. Check out what the Oregonian writer had to say about writing, goal setting and sci fi vs. fantasy.     Haunted Futures (US) (UK)  

LAUNCH WEEK:
HAUNTED FUTURES

2 May is release day for Haunted Futures: Tomorrow is Coming In celebration, we’ve got launch week interviews with authors! Editor Salomé Jones interviews: Jeff Noon.  Tricia Sullivan. Alex Acks. SL Huang. Felicity Shoulders. Stay tuned… Pre-order Haunted Futures from Amazon US/UK