Wednesday, 30 May 2012

Jan in Print

Alchemy member Jan Edwards has had several stories published recently (woohoo!)

Her story Midnight Twilight is in the Hersham Books anthology Alt-Zombie: The Alternative Zombie Anthology.  Edited by Peter Mark May and to be launched on 16th June at the Mug House pub in London, Alt-Zombie features tales from a whole mess of writers: Stephen Bacon, Stuart Young, Gary McMahon, Dave Jeffery, Jay Eales Mark West, Zach Black, Jan Edwards, Rachelle Bronson, Selina Lock William Meikle, Katherine Tomlinson, Adrian Chamberlin, R. J. Gaulding, Shaun Hamilton, Shaun Jeffrey, Stuart Hughes, David Williamson, Richard Farren Barber, Allison Littlewood, Joe McKinney.

Alt-Zombie can be picked up from assorted online stores or see their website here for details.

Jan's story Jack Out Of The Box has also recently appeared in the Father Grim’s Storybook anthology published by Wicked East Press.  Edited Jessica Weiss, it includes fiction from Suzanne Robb, Bennie L. Newsome, S.C. Hayden, Jon-Michael Emory, Chris Allinotte, Michael Constantine McConnell, George Wilhite, Shannon Wendi, Teresa Black, Jan Edwards, Brent Abell, Jeff Chapman, David W. Landrum, Mel Obedoza, E.F. Schraeder, William R.D. Wood, and a new novella by Jay Raven. Father Grim is available on Amazon or see the Wicked East Press website for details.

April saw the release of Jan's fab pirate story Damnation Seize My Soul in the Newcon Press anthology Dark Currents.  Edited by Ian Whates, Dark Currents has fiction from Adrian Tchaikovsky, Adam Nevill, Tricia Sullivan, Rod Rees, Nina Allan, Andrew Hook, Finn Clarke, Lavie Tidhar, Jan Edwards, Emma Coleman, Rebecca J Payne, Sophia McDougall, Una McCormack, Neil Williamson, Aliette de Bodard and V.C. Linde.  Available in all good bookstores or from Newcon Press direct on their website here.

Not only that, but April also saw the publication of Jan's story Gallery Green in the Terror Scribes anthology.  Edited by Adam Lowe and Chris Kelso with fiction from Rachel Kendall, Richard Barber, Sharon Kae Reamer and Rob Rowntree, Derek M. Fox, Chris Kelso, Wendy Jane Muzlanova, David Price, John B. Ford and Steve Lines, Jan Edwards, A.J. Kirby, Selina Lock, Jay Eales, Marie O'Regan, Deb Hoag, Mark West, Adam Lowe, John Palisano and Sue Phillips with a selection of flash fiction by Christy Leigh Stewart and a selection of poems by Paul Bradshaw.   Available from Lulu here.

And there's more!  Jan's stories Wade’s Run and Redhill Residential saw publication in the Ghostly Reflections anthology from Infinity Publishing.  Alchemy member Peter Coleborn also has his story The Old Manor published in this anthology.  Edited by Chris Nadeau, Ghostly Reflections can be found on