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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 »

Don’t Undervalue Yourself: Get Paid

Your writing is valuable.  Your time, your words and your skill have gone into honing a story, and that story is worth something. Getting published is hard.  There are a lot of unpublished authors in this world, and only so many paying markets.  This gives publishers a lot of power.  They can ask for things,… Read More »

Recent Alphan Publications

This post is short, but exciting! Two Alpha alumni, Allison Jamieson-Lucy (2009 & 2010) and Evelyn Wang (2010) have recently published short stories. Allison’s story, “To Soothe Ravaged Throats,” can be found at Daily Science Fiction, and Evelyn’s story, “Tippler’s Bane,” is available in podcast form over at Pseudopod. Congratulations to Allison and Evelyn! You… Read More »