Non-Fiction & Interviews

Words for Thought at Apex Magazine

June 2016 – E. Catherine Tobler, Iona Sharma, Sarah Pinsker, Octavia Cade, Steve Berman, and P. Djeli Clark

July 2016 – Sam J. Miller, Haralambi Markov, Wole Talabi, Abhishek Bhatt, Nick T. Chan

August 2016 – Jose Pablo Iriarte, Rachel Acks, T.D. Walker, Ted Kosmatka, and Carrie Laben

September 2016 – Rachel K. Jones, Mercurio D. Rivera, Nicasio Andres Reed, Kristi deMeester, and Caroline M. Yoachim

October 2016 – Carmen Maria Machado, Fran Wilde, Vajra Chandrasekera, Pear Nuallak, and Nicola Belte

November 2016 – N.K. Jemisin, Megan Arkenberg, Elaine Cuyegkeng, Genevieve Valentine, and Ferrett Steinmetz

December 2016 – Nadia Bulkin, Teresa P. Mira de Echeverría, Lia Swope Mitchell, Tananarive Due, and Alexis A. Hunter

January 2017 – Bogi Takács, Tochi Onyebuchi, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Carlie St. George, and Wang Yuan.

February 2017 – Charles Payseur, Alix E. Harrow, Brent Lambert, Kelly Robson, Kat Howard, and Nino Cipri.

March 2017 – Troy L. Wiggins, Alexia Tolas, E. Lily Yu, and Simone Heller.

April 2017 – Carlie St. George, Barbara A. Barnett, JY Yang, Theodora Goss, and Mario Milosevic

May 2017 – Aimee Ogden, Hanuš Seiner, Bogi Takács, Sarah Pinsker, and Stephanie Chan

June 2017 – Kerry Truong, Rebecca Campbell, Ursula Vernon, L. Chan, and A.T. Greenblatt

SF Signal Guest Posts

Note: All the Women to Read posts from 2013-2016 are now archived on this site. See the links at the top of the page.

Women to Read: Where to Start: April 2016

Women to Read: Where to Start: March 2016 Bonus Post

Women to Read: Where to Start: March 2016

Women to Read: Where to Start: January 2016

Women to Read: Where to Start: December 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: November 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: October 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: September 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: August 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: July 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: June 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: May 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: April 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: March 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Twenty February 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Nineteen January 2015

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Eighteen December 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Seventeen November 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Sixteen October 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Fifteen September 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Fourteen August 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Thirteen July 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Twelve June 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Eleven May 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Apocalypse Edition April 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Ten March 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Nine February 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Eight January 2014

Women to Read: Where to Start: Part Seven December 2013

Women to Read: Where to Start: Ghosts and Hauntings November 2013

Women to Read: Where to Start: Superhero Edition October 2013

Women to Read: Where to Start: New Voices September 2013

Women to Read: Where to Start Part Three August 2013

Women to Read: Where to Start Part Two July 2013

Women to Read: Where to Start Part One June 2013

Speculative Fiction and Bugs June 2013

Apex Guest Posts

Breaking the Rules What rules can you break when writing and submitting for publication and when does it make sense to break them? May 2014

Take the Woman Out of the Refrigerator A look at a few over-used tropes in fiction, and how to avoid them.
February 2014

An Author’s Christmas Carol The stages of an author’s career, as seen through the lens of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’.  December 2013

Fantastic Animals A rather frivolous look at which animals are best suited to speculative fiction.

The Way We Were: Zombie Origin Stories The Haitian Vodou tradition of zombies, and how it is portrayed in the film White Zombie, and Neil Gaiman’s short story, Bitter Grounds. June 2013

Weird on a Shoestring: Low-Budget Horror A look at the H.P. Lovecraft Society’s silent movie rendition of Call of Cthulhu. May 2013

Canadian Gothic A discussion of Canadian horror and Gothic literature and the work of Anne Hebert. April 2013

The Ultimate Femme Fatale Why Jessica Rabbit is the ultimate femme fatale. March 2013

Miscellaneous

The Book Smugglers SFF in Conversation: Embrace the Rainbow. Gender, feminism, and why people aren’t tick boxes on a form. January 2016.

Fantasy Book Cafe: Women in SF&F Month: Debut Authors

Women of the Weird It’s like my Women to Read posts, but focused on weird fiction. October 2014

Three Things to Read, Watch, and Use. In which I recommend stuff I like. December 2013

SheWow? SheZow! A shimmery guest post about boys and girls kicking ass and saving the world wearing pink glitter. September 2013

How to Brew a Bugzine The Editors of the Journal of Unlikely Entomology discuss what goes into producing an online fiction magazine about bugs. June 2012

Interviews and Spotlights

Angela Slatter interviews A.C. Wise about The Kissing Booth Girl and Other Stories

Speculating Canada Interview

Weightless Books Author Interview

Shimmer: Ultra Fab Interview

Book Bites: The Ultra Fabulous Glitter Squadron

Gregory Frost Interviews A.C. Wise

A.C. Wise Bites into the Heroine Question at A.M. Dellamonica’s Blog

Apex April 2015 Author Interview

Geekadelphia Geek of the Week Interview, March 2015

Shimmer #21 Author Interview, September 2014

My Bookish Ways Interview, Book of Apex Blog Tour February 2014

Unlikely Story Interview at Black Gate November 2013

Shimmer #17 Author Interview September 2013

Six Questions for Bernie Mojzes and A.C. Wise, Editors, Unlikely Story August 2013

Shimmer #16 Author Interview January 2013

Lightspeed Magazine Author Spotlight January 2013

A.C. Wise on Fungi December 2012

Carrie Cuinn’s Writer Wednesday Interview Series December 2012

Best Horror of the Year Volume 4 Group Interview April 2012

Women in Horror Month Feature February 2012

Imaginarium Author Profile January 2012

Is That a Finger Bone? Fantasy Magazine author interview, May 2009