New entry Mar 20
Network speeding up
I'm switching the connection over to a new, shiny 10X faster network because of all the load. There might be bits of downtime as your boxes learn new addresses and things. Should be brief. Let me know of any prolonged outages you see.
Preditors & Editors Changeover
With the very sad passing of Dave Kuzminski, who ran P&E, I've taken over the P&E duties. Lots of what I hope are improvements; check it out at pred-ed.com.
Free Web Sites
Free web sites for authors (and others) are available at www.nyx.net.
New Book from a Critter Member**NOW IN PRINT EDITION TOO!** Awesome new book, HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR SPECULATIVE FICTION OPENINGS, from a Critter member whose unearthed a shard of The Secret to becoming a pro writer. Really good piece of work. "...if you're at all concerned about story openings, you'd be nuts not to read what Qualkinbush has to say." —Wil McCarthy, author of BLOOM and THE COLLAPSIUM
How to Write SF
The Craft of Writing Science Fiction that Sells by Ben Bova, best-selling author and six-time Hugo Award winner for Best Editor. (This is one of the books your ol' Critter Captain learned from himself, and I highly recommend it.) (Also via Amazon)
is Dying has been Replaced
THE SIGIL TRILOGY: The universe is dying from within... "Great stuff... Really enjoyed it." — SFWA Grandmaster Michael Moorcock
Announcing ReAnimus Press
If you need help making ebooks from manuscripts or print copies—or finding great stuff to read—look no further! An ebook publisher started by your very own Critter Captain. (And with a 12% Affiliate program.) [More]
Aburt's Quick Market List
Well, that got outdated (markets come & go, web sites move around, etc.). :-)
So instead, this is a list of where you might find other market lists. (Beware that they, too, may be outdated. It's hard to keep up with such a dynamic field!)
- The Black Holes is a list of market response times that I run (that you can add to) -- and people can add market contact/guidelines information to it as well.
- The Market List -- a site dedicated to market listings.
- Click here for a Google search on the terms "market list" and "science fiction". This may lead you to new lists (or old, outdated ones :-).
- Ralan's Webstravaganza -- lots of listsings
- Story Pilot's SF&F Market Engine
- Here are a few extremely well known sites (though even they may move
Note that if you're looking for a particular market, they may still exist at another URL, so if you're really interested in one, look up the name via your favorite search engine. error_reporting (E_ALL ^ E_NOTICE); ?>