Film producer Mallory O’Meara and actress Brea Grant to write a reading advice column for Apex Magazine

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LEXINGTON, KY, August 29Apex Magazine, an award-winning online zine of science fiction, fantasy, and horror, announced today the addition of Mallory O’Meara and Brea Grant as freelance contributing editors. They will be creating a new monthly column titled “Page Advice with Mallory O’Meara and Brea Grant of Reading Glasses Podcast” that will address reader questions in their signature fast and furious witty manner.

Jason Sizemore, editor-in-chief and founder of Apex Magazine stated, “I’ve been a big fan of Reading Glasses since the first episode of the podcast. One of my favorite recurring bits that Mallory and Brea do on their show is a reader’s advice piece. It occurred to me that our zine readers would love something like this, so I approached the hosts about doing a column. I’m delighted to work with such enthusiastic promoters of reading, and I’m certain their enthusiasm and knowledge will be enjoyed by all our fans.”

Brea Grant (L) and Mallory O'Meara (R)

Brea Grant (L) and Mallory O’Meara (R)

Mallory O’Meara and Brea Grant will begin their monthly column with issue 101 (November, 2017). The column will appear online and in eBook form. The duo currently produces and hosts the popular Reading Glasses podcast, a show that focuses on the joy, community, and importance of reading. Mallory O’Meara is also a producer and screenwriter for Dark Dunes Productions. Her first book, The Lady from the Black Lagoon, is a chronicle of Mallory’s search for and a biography of Milicent Patrick is forthcoming from Hanover Square Press. Brea Grant is an actress and writer who has starred in such iconic television series as Heroes and Dexter. She recently appeared in the critically-acclaimed Casey Affleck-fronted film Ghost Story as Clara.

APEX PUBLICATIONS ( is a small press dedicated to publishing exemplary works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Owned and operated by Jason B. Sizemore, Apex publishes the thrice Hugo Award-nominated Apex Magazine. The Apex catalog contains books by genre luminaries such as Damien Angelica Walters, Lavie Tidhar, and Brian Keene.

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