Recent Posts

  • Editorial – June 2022

    No writer is an island. (Nor, for that matter is an editor) Etherea (who does he think he is then, talkin’ about hi’self not only in the third person, but by the name of the magazine?) had the good fortune… Read More ›

  • Editorial May 2022

    The Etherea Family is growing! It is with immense pleasure that I welcome Nick Petrou to Etherea as a First Reader. Nick is an accomplished writer, podcaster, and copywriter from way over West (depending on your geographical point of view)…. Read More ›

  • Trials and Tribulations

    Happy New Year! It has been quite a while since I have given an update to the site, and the New Year seems like a perfect time to do so. Like a young teen in love who keeps track of… Read More ›

  • Reprints Accepted

    Old is new again! Or is it not recycling, but upcycling? I don’t know, but either way the people have spoken and Etherea Magazine is now accepting reprints (stories that have previously been published elsewhere). This is due to multiple… Read More ›

  • 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 ›