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Science in My Fiction: “The Trouble With Chips” by C.B. Calsing

December 27, 2010

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Congratulations, Franklin Bonds! Your Fidelity Systems account has been updated! Please have your password ready and log into your page to verify the additions. Franklin clicked on the link and entered his password on the splash page. He accessed his personal database, and when the page came up he quickly exhaled. Instead of the expected [...]

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Buried in books!

October 22, 2010

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we received 83 books via UPS today! The first pic is 80 copies of the Science in My Fiction contest winner books. This is the replacement shipment that Createspace sent after USPS lost/destroyed the first shipment. They arrived safely, in great shape and super-fast. Kudos to Createspace for their handling of the situation! We’ll be [...]

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LAST DAY to enter the Science in My Fiction contest! Plus 4 more Last Chances!

June 30, 2010

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As mentioned over on the SiMF blog, TODAY is the last day to get your Science in My Fiction contest stories in! C’mon, wow us with SCIENCE! Other Last Chances of the Day: LAST CHANCE to vote on the Flash Fiction contest finalists! There are 10 stories totaling less than 4500 words (an average short [...]

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TWO DAYS LEFT to the Science in My Fiction contest!!

June 28, 2010

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(Originally posted at Science in My Fiction) This Wednesday, June 30 is the final day to get your entries in to the Science in My Fiction contest! Remember, there are $400 in cash prizes to be won, plus more! And the finalists will be read and voted on by an amazing panel of judges. Each [...]

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SFF Flashfic contest – Tuesday Deadline!

June 13, 2010

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This Tuesday, June 15, is the FINAL DAY to enter the Crossed Genres Flash Fiction contest! 100-500 words (FIRM), anything SF/F, 1 entry per person, unpublished work only. Pro rate (or better) prize to the winner! The ten finalists will be posted on the website on or before June 23 for voting (they will only [...]

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3 weeks left to enter the SiMF contest! And 6 days for the flashfic contest!

June 9, 2010

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The Science in My Fiction short story contest has just 3 weeks left before the deadline for entries! Entries thus far have been fewer than expected, though we’re still anticipating a rush at the end. There are $400 in prizes up for grabs – be sure to get your entries in! And please help us [...]

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And the forecast says that tomorrow will likely be 1 million & 6 times better

June 1, 2010

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WOW what a busy and awesome few days! ______________________________________________________________________________________ First: Crossed Genres issue 19: Gadgets & Artifacts is up! A great issue with some incredibly strong fiction. Please read, enjoy! And comment – the writers & artists truly appreciate it! ______________________________________________________________________________________ Next: We’ve opened the 2nd Annual Crossed Genres Flash Fiction contest! We did one [...]

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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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