Addressing the "older woman" issue in genre fiction: The SFR author community seems very open to writing stories of action, adventure and romance for women of any age, depending on the story the writer wishes to tell.
New Heinlein coming! Turtledove, Sawyer, Sheffield and more!
Capsule reviews of the latest issue of On Spec magazine
Announcing the third novel in Madeline Ashby’s Machine Dynasty series
While you're waiting to unwrap your presents, pick up something fun to read
Cyborgs appeal, especially on Cyborg Monday. Find out why in this interview with the "Mistress" of Cyborg Romance, Cynthia Sax
A review of Neo-Opsis magazine issue 30.
We Were Not Made For This World is part II of The Robot Scriptures -- a three-part short film series about the origin, evolution, and exodus of artificial intelligence.
The Transcendent series from Lethe Press (a longtime publisher of queer sff of all stripes) collects a yearly roundup of best transgender speculative short fiction in this vein
An excerpt from Brandon Sanderson's latest - Starsight
EFEMÉRIDE, an anthology collecting the best stories from the Apollo 11 story contest and images from GolemFest
Just in time for the Holidays
I wanted to capture the sense of wonder I feel when looking at the stars… or when thinking about the future of humanity as it expands beyond Earth.
Based on the Hugo Award winniing short story Cat Pictures, Please
Issue number 8 of Anathema - an online tri-annual speculative fiction magazine of work by “queer POC / Indigenous / Aboriginal creators”
Casmir has survived against impossible odds, and now he longs to return home. But an invasion force is blockading the Kingdom’s wormhole gate - this and more in this week's SF romance roundup
Moriremos por fuego amigo, a collection of essays on Spanish science fiction and its fandom by Juan Manuel Santiago; and a conference on the educational value of science fiction in Barcelona
In this week's viewing: Dr. Stone brings another modern comfort to the Stone Age, Welcome to Demon School examines a mixed blessing, and more!
A case of mistaken identity could lead to love for an aloof starship captain and a brilliant if underappreciated mechanic from the sticks—if they can survive the dangerous mission assigned to them.
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Rediscovery: Science Fiction by Women is a reminder that we all need to take a step back and appreciate the talents that paved the way.
he sidekick is often the one person who sees the “real” hero. The more far-future and fantastic the world becomes, the more essential this kind of character is.
The editors realize that, this being your publication, you, the reader, have certain ideas, not only about this publication, but about scientifiction as well.
if you want giant wide screen space opera with interesting technology and extrapolations of the implications of same, Hamilton is one of the guiding lights
The reigning Best New Writer turns in a Star Wars novel
Allen Steele's Captain Future in Love launches Amazing Selects novella-length series
In this week's viewing: Dr. Stone's villains find an unpleasant way to fight, Kemono Michi is just unpleasant, and more!
EC.O 2019 Day schedule of events
The two biggest draws for the first book in Shah’s new series are setting and characters. Shah is a remarkable worldbuilder, with a keen sense of when and how much information to parcel out. Underwater London is both familiar and fantastical
The divide between human and canine is narrowed in the novel What’s Bred in the Bone. As author Jan S. Gephardt rewrites the definition of a hero.