Author Archives

  • Podcasting Hubris.

    I would say that I am fairly capable storyteller, and a confident enough public speaker for the thought of entertaining a crowd to cause only mild consternation. So when I was invited to be on Myth and Magic, a Podcast… Read More ›

  • Facebook Ads, or How to Piss Off Strangers

    Well now, that backfired. As a relative newbie to Facebook marketing, and with a fledgling business (I do find the idea of calling Etherea Magazine at this point in time a business very amusing), when Facebook offers a bunch of… Read More ›

  • Etherea Magazine and the Cover that Never Was

    There is so much joy to be found in creating the cover of Etherea Magazine (and indeed, also in choosing the story art for each submission) You spend hours flicking between sites, examining all that they have on offer. An… Read More ›

  • Letters to the Editor

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    One of my favourite parts of reading comic books and magazines as a child and teen was to read the Letters to the Editor. The points of view of other readers, hearing how they felt about the state of storylines,… Read More ›

  • Reading and Reading and Reading and ….

    Turns out, submissions come thick and fast and when you request them. Who knew? This has turned out to be both a blessing and a curse. We have been getting such a large variety of incredibly well written short stories,… Read More ›

  • Release Day

    And we are officially live! The first issue has finally dropped, and it is amazing! We have a collected some of the best short stories from some absolutely incredibly skilled writers. I had many plans of writing an exceptionally long… Read More ›

  • Week 2 Update

    Well, we are right into Week Two for Etherea magazine! Submissions have been coming in thick and fast, and our site has been added to several online writing resources, such as The Submission Grinder, Duotrope, and Literarium. This is all… Read More ›

  • Welcome

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    Welcome to the founding of Etherea Magazine! The freshest face in the speculative short fiction universe! Etherea Magazine hopes to one day become the premier source for short science fiction and fantasy, however we have a long (long) way to… Read More ›