Monday, March 05, 2012
Got word after some edits by editor Shelby Vick that my story "Accidental Witness" will be published in the pulp-homage ezine Planetary Stories in June. This is my sixth story slated to be published this year.
Planetary Stories published my story "Fermi's Fraternity" in Sept. 2007. I later included it in my collection "Texas & Other Planets".
Planetary Stories is one of those ezines done as a labor of love that helps encourage writers. I especially like that they purposefully try to emulate a "pulp" feel, and I'm happy to contribute.
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