Eugie Foster Award Shortlisted “Pocosin”

by on Jun 23, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Two years ago the writing world lost a great author, Eugie Foster, to Lymphoma. In her honor, an award has been founded for innovative short fiction.  The shortlist for this year has been released and we are proud to announce that Ursula Vernon’s “Pocosin” from Issue...

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Release The Kraken!

by on Jun 21, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Catherine Tobler’s newest novella The Kraken Sea is now available for purchase! A dark supernatural fantasy tale about family, fitting in, and individuality, it is a rich and imaginative story enjoyed by both YA and adult audiences. The Kraken Sea is available in both print and eBook for...

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Undead: A Poetry Anthology of Ghouls, Ghosts, and More poetry update

by on Jun 17, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Greetings Poets! If you submitted your poem to the Undead anthology, we are currently going through submissions now. We were so pleased to see so many caliber poems and in order to make sure everyone gets a fair shake, we are not rushing the selection process. Thank you in advance for...

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Words for Thought — July 2016

by on Jun 14, 2016 in Blog | 1 comment

Welcome back to Words for Thought! This time around, I’ll discuss five recent stories that speak to me, and to each other through the common themes of destiny and disguises. Sam J. Miller’s “Things With Beards” from the June 2016 issue of Clarkesworld is in direct...

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A Fond Farewell and a Warm Welcome

by on Jun 8, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Another big change is coming to Apex this year. Starting in July, our podcasts will be in a different set of hands. The wonderful Lisa Shininger will no longer be producing the podcasts. She has done an excellent job with them for our two-year run together. We want to wish her the best...

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Words for Thought — June 2016

by on May 26, 2016 in Blog | 1 comment

Hello! Welcome to the very first Words for Thought. I’m incredibly grateful to Jason Sizemore and Apex Magazine for giving me space to talk about short fiction and to highlight some recent stories I’ve loved. My vision for Words for Thought is to create a review column with a...

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