It's been a busy year so far. What with finding new content and all, some fundraising (successfully netting us this year's entire costs!), and, oh, right, S. Qiouyi Li's "A Complex Filament of Light" from Issue 1 getting reprinted in Transcendent 3: The Year's Best Transgender Speculative Fiction, edited by Bogi Takács!
So a busy year outwardly, but quieter here on the blog as we fall back to making most of our announcements via social media. Especially as going open to subs year round removed the need to announce sub window openings and closures.
But we do still use the blog to do cover and ToC reveals. And hey, guess what: Issue 5 is out in 4 DAYS! Read More
Our third and final issue of 2017 went live last week! Issue 3 is both free to read online and available to purchase from our Store. Subscriptions are also available.
We're posting the news a little later than usual (we like to hit the blog on release day) as the last week has been unusually hectic for the editorial team. So instead of blogging, we spent the bulk of our time on Anathema using social media to blast the release news and focused on fulfillment of materials owed to our contributors, subscribers, and reviewers. Read More
Issue 3 drops in one week, so it's that time again: feast your eyes on the cover and table of contents for our final issue of the year! Read More
On September 1st we reopen to unsolicited submissions and we're looking forward to seeing what this next round of slush brings! Read More
Issue 2's line-up has original fiction from Nibedita Sen ("Never Yawn Under a Banyan Tree"), Craig Laurance Gidney ("Beneath the Briar Patch"), Wen Ma ("Everything You Left Behind"), Brandon O'Brien ("'Punch God (in the Face)' by The Harmnones"), and Jaymee Goh ("Eruption"), as well as original non-fiction from Renee Christopher ("Say Her Name: The Eternal Lives of Get Out's Heroine"). Our fucking gorgeous cover (yes, we're horribly biased, but also right) is Vivian Ng's "gorgon," which originally appeared in Ladies of Literature: Volume 2. Read More