Oh hi! I'm glad you're back! Or maybe you're visiting me for the first time? Either way, I have a wonderful little book of...
A collection that is not to be missed!
Carolyn Clink's poetry exhibits an astonishing variety of form, subject and genre.
A review of Helen Marshall's Elgin Award winning poetry chapbook "The Sex Lives of Monsters". (With a title like that, who needs an excerpt?)
Fan Fahnestalk takes us through dead tree 'zines, 'live pixel' zines, IBM Selectrics, toner feel and more in this personal fan history.
I mentioned Cthulhu Haiku and Other Mythos Madness, edited by Lester Smith (popcorn press) in a previous post, promising to review in full here...
I don’t intend here to eulogize Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) but to discuss some of the contributions he made to the areas of Horror,...
Chemical Letters has been nominated for the 2016 Elgin Award for best poetry collection (of 2014/15)
A motion poem and a crowd-funded publishing program.
an interview with author Antonio Mora VéleZ
"Horror is a church. Its blood-stained glass both colors and reflects its readers' worldview. It sacrifices many readers on the altar of repugnance."
Space Opera in Verse!
Despite the dark content, Sng’s poetry remains pleasant to read.
Celebrating Ray Bradbury's Centennial
Hello folks! And welcome to my little spot on the interwebs. Thanks for joining me! April is National Poetry Month (in the USA). I...
Graphic Poetry? This might be the very FIRST graphic poetry book evah!
A review of a brand new online speculative fiction poetry magazine.
Edward Willett is an Aurora Award-winning SF writer from Regina, Saskatchewan. He’s got two new collections out: one of SF/F poetry, and one of SF/F stories. Steve likes them!
Unlike most of the other bloggers here at Amazing Stories, I’m just a fan-girl. Not a writer. And I don’t claim to be a...
The death of Pulitzer Prize-winning Chicago film critic Roger Ebert has already been eulogized far and wide. Most of the accolades concentrate, rightfully so,...
Fairy Tale reeducation via poetry
A review of the latest poetry collection - Blue Sunset - from Mary Jo Rabe.
Can you hear me, Major Tom?
Suzette Haden Elgin, founder of the SFPA, author and linguist, dead at 78.
Eye to the Telescope is the online journal of the Science Fiction Poetry Association. A different person edits each issue (being published quarterly) and...
Inhuman: Haiku from the Zombie Apocalypse by Joshua Gage (Published by The Poet's Haven - No. 18 in the Poet's Haven Author Series). OK, imagine...
This homage to Frederik Pohl is by no means a reflection on the author’s complete body of work enjoyed by his fans over the years. It just can’t be done in this small of a space. This is but a tiny glimpse at the work of a man many of us looked up to. This is a look at his first publication – his first of many.
Leah Umansky's Straight Away the Emptied World is something interesting and different with a literary flavor.
A review of Los Jinetes del Recuerdo, a collection of science fiction poems by Antonio Mora Vélez.
Unexplained Fevers brings Snow White, Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty and others into the present day and/or the real world, making them get MRI’s, buy cars, and putting their images in glossy magazines.