Tag Archives: fantasy
UTcover-6

Unraveling Timelines Giveaway

At GoodReads, we just launched the giveaway for Lise Breakey’s deeply absorbing fantasy Unraveling Timelines. Original, layered, historically informed, a mythic tale of warring castes (and star-crossed lovers) with psychic powers, Unraveling Timelines is a fresh take on “X-Men Meet Underworld” that just cries out to become an immersive movie directed by someone with the […]

Archetypes Sm

Byzantium in Speculative Fiction

On August 4-6, there will be a conference at Uppsala University titled “Reception Histories of the Future: Byzantinisms, Speculative Fiction and the Literary Heritage of Medieval Empire” organized by Dr. AnnaLinden Weller (you can see the program here). Dr. Weller invited me to contribute, so I’ll be giving a talk by proxy that is a […]

Wellside_FC3 SM

Wellside Cover Wins Contest!

Congratulations to Jenny Zemanek, whose stunning cover to Robin Shortt’s wildly original multiverse fantasy Wellside was the winner in The Qwillery’s Debut Author Challenge June contest! Also heartfelt thanks to all C&G friends who voted! But we won’t rest on our hard-won laurels, because this has a second part: at the end of the year […]

Defiant_wormhole

May Expeditions

May bids fair to be a happily busy month! To celebrate recent-past and near-future launches, we have two giveaways and yet another glowing review! At GoodReads, we just launched the giveaway for Robin Shortt’s smashing original fantasy adventure Wellside, a tour de force of subgenre fusion that just cries out to become an immersive movie […]

Reckless Imprint Logo

Launch of The Reckless

“It ain’t all buttons and charts, little albatross. You know what the first rule of flying is?” — Mal Reynolds, captain of the Firefly-class starship Serenity ****** Around last year’s winter solstice, I mentioned that in 2017 Candlemark & Gleam would launch an imprint of novelette/novella-length digital works. Those checking the submission guidelines must have […]

UTcover-6

Unraveling Timelines by Lise Breakey: Cover Reveal and Teaser Synopsis

Lovers of history, superpower struggles, and star-crossed romances: feast your eyes on Eleni Tsami’s stunning cover to Lise Breakey’s Unraveling Timelines that fully captures the mythic magic and titanic conflict of the work (not the first amazing cover that Eleni has created for Candlemark). Lise started out writing fantasy role-playing game articles and books but […]

Wellside_FC3 SM

Wellside by Robin Shortt: Cover Reveal and Teaser Synopsis

Lovers of beauty (sorely needed these days) and devotees of the wondrous: feast your eyes on Jenny Zemanek’s inspired cover to Robin Shortt’s Wellside that eloquently conveys the originality, verve and magic of the work! Robin was born in Canberra and lives in Vancouver. His stories have previously appeared in Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine and […]