Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Halloween Haunts

Our publisher, David B. Riley, is a  member of the HWA.  During the month of October the HWA runs its annual Halloween Haunts. Each day members post cool stuff about horror and Halloween. You can even win prizes. And it's all free.  We've made it easy for you--just click the button on this page and it'll take you right to the HWA blog. 

Saturday, September 13, 2014

FenCon September 26th through 28th

Why, dear readers, am I, J.A. Campbell a Colorado dweller, mentioning a Texas event? Well, it just so happens that yours truly will be in Texas for FenCon.

If any of you are in the area, I'd love to hear what you think of our humble publication. I'll have copies for sale as well if anyone is interested.


Sunday, August 31, 2014

Patricia Coleman - Meet the Contributors

"English Water" by Patricia Coleman is a great 300 word challenge story about the darker ways of fueling fog machines... 

P. R. Morris, aka Patricia Coleman, is a critically acclaimed author of historical, amateur sleuth, and steampunk short stories and novels.  She has received two Reviewer’s Choice Awards and has been a guest participant in national writers’ conferences, including Romance Writers’ of America and Left Coast Crime.  Once a world traveler, Pat landed in Colorado where she now teaches college English and writing, works with special needs teenagers, and volunteers at the local zoo.  You can contact her at her website, prmorris.com.

Friday, August 29, 2014

David Boop - Meet the Contributors

Author David Boop's story titled "The Almost Entirely Untrue Story of John Henry" is a great and touching retelling of John Henry's legend, a legend of strength and drive and unwillingness to give in. 

David Boop is a Denver-based speculative fiction author. In addition to his novels, short stories and children’s books, he’s also an award-winning essayist and screenwriter. His novel, the sci-fi/noir She Murdered Me with Science, debuted in 2008. Since then, David has had over thirty short stories published and two-short films produced. He specializes in weird westerns, but has been published in many genres including media tie-ins for Green Hornet and Honey West. 2013 saw the digital release of his first Steampunk children’s book, The Three Inventors Sneebury, with a print release due in 2014. David tours the country speaking on writing and publishing at schools, libraries and conventions.
He’s a single dad, returning college student, part-time temp worker and believer. He’s a member of the International Association of Media Tie-in Writer, the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and the Western Writers of America. His hobbies include film noir, anime, the Blues and Mayan History. You can find out more on his fanpage, www.facebook.com/dboop.updates or Twitter @david_boop.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Ebook now available

The ebook version of our new issue is now available on Kindle.

Friday, August 22, 2014

Ella Gray - Meet the Contributors

Ella Gray submitted one of our articles, an interview with Steampunk Author Beth Henderson.

Ella Gray is a part-time bookshop girl, a writer of speculative fiction, and an occasional blogger. Find her on the Savvy Authors website where she moderates classes and organizes promotions - https://ce.savvyauthors.com, on Facebook and Twitter.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

E Book Version

Our E Book edition of Steampunk Trails 2 has been delayed.  It should be available next week. Thank you for your patience.