Tag Archives: Alphans taking over the world

Recent Alphan Publication: “The Bohemian Method” by Lara Donnelly

Congratulations to Alpha graduate Lara Donnelly (2007 & 2008), whose short story “The Bohemian Method” appears in the Spring 2013 issue of Icarus: In the failing light, Aristide chased the last of his new lambs up the hillside, back towards their evening pasture. Some of the other Currin shepherds sang to their sheep. Aristide couldn’t… Read More »

Recent Alphan Year’s Best Reprint: “The Castle That Jack Built” by Emily Gilman

“The Castle That Jack Built,” a short story by Alpha graduate Emily Gilman (2003 & 2004), has been selected to appear in The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy 2013, edited by Rich Horton. The anthology’s table of contents is here, and it will be available for purchase in July. “The Castle That Jack Built” originally appeared… Read More »

Recent Alphan Publication: “The Taste of Salt” by Rachel Halpern

More exciting publication news to report! “The Taste of Salt,” a short story by Rachel Halpern (Alpha 2007-2008), recently appeared in Daily Science Fiction. It’s a story about sacrifices–willing and otherwise–and as for what the title means, you’ll have to read it to find out. Congratulations, Rachel! You can find the full list of Alpha… Read More »

Recent Alphan Publication: “Virtue’s Ghosts” by Amanda Olson

It’s been a while, but the Alpha blog is back with some exciting news: Alpha graduate Amanda Olson (2007 & 2009) has a story in this week’s issue of Beneath Ceaseless Skies! Don’t miss “Virtue’s Ghosts,” a story about family, identity, and social expectations. Congratulations, Amanda! You can find the full list of Alpha graduates’… Read More »

Recent Alphan Publication: “The Castle That Jack Built” by Emily Gilman

The All-Seeing Eye missed this one for a while, but better late than never: check out “The Castle That Jack Built” by Alpha graduate Emily Gilman (2003 & 2004). This short story about bears, castles, memory, and true love appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies in January. Congratulations, Emily! A full list of Alpha graduates’ publications… Read More »