Are you toiling in the fields of an over-used plot device? Charlie Jane Anders asked a number of editors about what plot elements have been done-to-death in the short story market. If you think the slush pile might be oversaturated with zombies, parallel universes, and retold fairy tales, you’re not wrong. Give it a read.
Wed, 17:30: Gift idea: My friend Mary Chambers has a featured story in Return To Luna, Hadley Rille Books: http://ow.ly/3hJRe Wed, 18:30: Gift idea: Wandering Lark , a fantasy by my friend Laura J. Underwood, Yard Dog Press http://ow.ly/3hKqn Thu, 08:41: Observation: The only thing worse than badly written headlines are the badly written articles that follow them.