To invent stories about a world other than this one has no meaning at all, unless an instinct of slander, belittling, and suspicion against life is strong in us: in that case, we avenge ourselves against life with a phantasmagoria of another, a better life.
(F. Nietzsche, Götzen-Dämmerung)

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The Future Fire is open to submissions of beautiful and useful short stories of Social-political and Progressive Speculative Fiction; Feminist SF; Queer SF; Eco SF; Multicultural SF; Cyberpunk. An experiment in and celebration of new writing, we shall publish issues whenever we have enough stories to fill them, approximately four times a year.


Fae Visions of the Mediterranean CFS — still open for North African and Near Eastern authors.

Current Issue: 2015.34 featuring fiction by Anthony M. Abboreno, Curtis C. Chen, A.J. Fitwater, Simon Kewin and Omi Wilde; artwork from Michael Csontos, Pandalion Death, Martin Hanford, Carmen Moran and Miguel Santos.

Accessing the Future anthology, co-edited by Kathryn Allan, on sale in print and e-book (review copies available)

We See a Different Frontier anthology, co-edited by Fabio Fernandes, on sale in print and e-book.

Outlaw Bodies anthology, co-edited by Lori Selke, on sale in print and e-book.

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