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The Cruelest Hoax

There’s been some Internet buzz over the past few days about an apparent scam in which an unknown individual, posing as agent Jodi Reamer of uber-agency Writers House, targeted an unsuspecting author with a fake representation offer, followed by a fake high-advance contract offer from a major publishing house, all in the space of a few hours.

Lightspeed Magazine is SFWA’s newest qualifying market

Today the board of directors of SFWA voted to add Lightspeed Magazine to the list of SFWA qualifying markets. Just celebrating its first year online, this imprint of Prime Books is a 2011 Hugo Award nominee.  Edited by John Joseph Adams, the magazine features science-fiction short stories and non-fiction.  They have published SFWA authors such as Nancy Kress, Bruce […]