Tag Archives: Planning ahead

From the (former) Editors:

November 1, 2010

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It’s been a little more than two years since crossedgenres.com went public and we started accepting submissions. We had no idea what we were doing and the learning curve was steep, but somehow, we didn’t screw up enough and now find ourselves here. As of this issue, we’ve published 137 stories from 118 authors; 41 [...]

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Crossed Genres magazine: Under new management

September 8, 2010

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September marks two years since we launched Crossed Genres. At that time it was just a concept, an idea. We spent three months pulling together the first issue, learning as we went, and Issue 1 was released on December 1. Crossed Genres is no longer only the magazine. In March we launched Science in My [...]

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Issue 19 TOC, and more!

May 12, 2010

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Here’s the Table of Contents for issue 19: GADGETS & ARTIFACTS! FICTION: “Last Tango in Gamma Sector” by Michael R. Underwood “Conflicts” by Timothy T. Murphy “The Crate” by Daniel José Older “Peace Signs” by Wendy N. Wagner “Combat Stress Reaction” by Don Pizarro ARTICLE: “Science Fiction, Fantasy, Artifacts & Gadgets: Just the Basics” by [...]

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Julie Dillon to illustrate cover of contest winners!

May 9, 2010

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(Originally posted at Kickstarter) We’re thrilled to announce that artist Julie Dillon has agreed to create artwork for the cover of the print edition of the Science in My fiction contest winners! Julie provided the artwork for the cover of Crossed Genres’ special LGBTQ issue which was released in November: Julie’s done work for Wizards [...]

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Up ahead in the distance I saw a shimmering light

April 29, 2010

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This will be a long post – brace yourselves! We’re getting down to the wire for submissions to the Gadgets & Artifacts issue. Tomorrow (Friday) is the deadline! We’ve got a fair number of submissions but we always want more! Saturday is the release of issue 18, the Eastern issue. We’re extremely pleased with how [...]

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Thousand-year-old petroglyphs doing a double take

April 20, 2010

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The Kickstarter drive to fund the Science in My Fiction contest surged over 50% today! We only need $324 more in the next 41 days! We’re very confident that we’ll get there. Remember, if you EVER want a print copy, you have to preorder with a pledge to Kickstarter – the contest winners will never [...]

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Don’t know when I’ll be back again

March 12, 2010

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First, some sadness/frustration: Cheryl Morgan, three-time Hugo award winner, non-fiction editor for Clarkesworld magazine, and an all-around terrific person, was denied entry to the US yesterday and deported back to the UK. As she explains in her blog, it seems to have been the result of an idiotic bureaucratic snafu completely beyond her control – [...]

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What a gush of euphony voluminously wells

February 27, 2010

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Tomorrow is your LAST CHANCE to send in your submissions for issue 17: ANTIHERO! On Monday we’ll begin accepting submissions for our Eastern issue. Read issue 4: CRIME before it’s gone forever! It disappears tomorrow night! It was a damned good issue, too! (You can also buy it – only $5, free shipping from Amazon!) [...]

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High adventure that’s beyond compare

February 25, 2010

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A fast bullet-points post today, because we’re very busy and I’m exhausted. 1) Sunday is the LAST DAY to submit to the ANTIHERO issue! Thus far subs have been pretty solid – we’re well over last month’s totals – but we need more! We always need more! 2) Also, this is your LAST CHANCE to [...]

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No time to say goodbye, hello!

February 14, 2010

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Boskone is over! it was pretty fun. Yesterday I met Justine Graykin in person for the first time. Justine’s story Archimedes Nesselrode appeared in our Humor issue back in April. And today I met Scott Andrews, whose story Keeli’s Ordeal is in the current issue: Scott is Editor-In-Chief of the terrific ezine Beneath Ceaseless Skies. [...]

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