Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Published Work$ Update

This year, we're featuring PAID publications from our W1S1 family, with an eye toward putting together a "Best of W1S1" anthology in early 2013. How are we doing so far?

Folly Blaine published "The Hero Garden" @InfectiveInk, "Taking the Wind" @10Flash Quarterly, and "When the Dead Decide to Disco" @Every Day Fiction.

A. G. Carpenter published "Ice" @Readerotica 3, and "Insomnia" @Daily Science Fiction, "Happy After All" @Goldfish Grim.

Linda Casper published "This thing called love" @5 Minute Fiction, "A Turn for the Better" @Alfie Dog Fiction, "The Coat" @5 Minute Fiction, "Mothers" @5 Minute Fiction.

 Beth Cato published "Safe Places" @Eschatology, "Six Months After" @Og's Speculative Fiction, "Myrtle Street" @Flash Fiction Online, "The Alchemy of Salad" @Every Day Poets, and "Book Brain" @Chicken Soup for the Soul: Boost Your Brain Power!, "Don't Look" @Grand Science Fiction, "Book Story" @MindFlights, "Pest Control" @Every Day Fiction, "Once Upon a Star" @MindFlights, "The Unicorn" @The Pedastal, "Blue Tag Sale" @Buzzy Mag.

Jeff Chapman published "Soul Thief" @Fear and Trembling, and "Sixpence And Rye And A Snake In A Pie" @Father Grim's Storybook. 

Pauline Creeden published "Heartless in New Orleans" @Obsidian River.

Milo James Fowler published  "Stone in the Sky and Bread Below" @Every Day Fiction, "El Diablo de Paseo Grande" @Arcane anthology, "Identity Thief" @Musa Publishing, "Captain Quasar and the Popularity Contest on Goobalox Five" @Every Day Fiction, "Captain Quasar and the So-Called Emperor of the Universe" @Ray Gun Revival, "Mercer's Ghost" @Big Pulp, and "From Scheol My Soulfire Burns" @Silver Blade, "A Monster By Any Other Name" @Liquid Imagination, "Autonomic Zen and the Art of Destruction" @Bards & Sages Quarterly, "Captain Quasar and the Noble Gases of the Epsilon 7 Star Cluster" @ Ray Gun Revival, " Soulless in His Sight" @Shimmer Magazine, "While She Sleeps, Mountains Tremble" in Triangulation: Morning After, "Captain Quasar and the Fastest Thumbs on Zeta Colony Four" @Ray Gun Revival, "Minutemen" @Cosmos, "The Last Laugh" @Alchemy Press Book of Pulp Heroes, "Blessed by the Patient" @Every Day Fiction.

Siobhan Gallagher published "Death by Anything" @Uncle John's Bathroom Reader, and "The Storm" @Eschatology, "Invitation" @Lovecraft ezine.

Shane Gavin published "Authority" @Comets and Criminals, Issue #2.

Walt Giersbach published "Another Way to View a River" @Short-Story.Me, and "Nun on the Run" @Every Day Fiction, "Babel Tower" @Over My Dead Body, "Abandoned" @Every Day Fiction, "Spider Princess" @Short-Story.Me.

Lydia S Gray published "Mayflies" @Comets and Criminals, "In Return" @Every Day Fiction, "Far From Shore" @Bent Masses, "Heads You Win" @Comets and Criminals, and "Blood and Water" @Every Day Fiction, "The Collector" @Goldfish Grim.

Lee Hallison published "How The Moon Got Its Cousin" @Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine,  and "Guaranteed to Work" @Daily Science Fiction, "Taking Care of Ma" @Daily Science Fiction.

Michael Haynes published "A Minor God of Mischief" @Kazka Press, "Vacant Thrones" @Kazka Press, "What You Can Change" @Kazka Press, "Twenty-Seven Rules for Coping" @Goldfish Grimm's, and "The Morandini Genie" @Cast of Wonders, "Sequence" @Grand Science Fiction, "Special Ops" @Raygun Revival, "Ars Gratia Artis" @Sorcerous Signals, "The Flower of Memory" @OSC's Intergalactic Medicine Show, "An Unsuitable Job for a Human" @Nature, "Present Company" @Every Day Fiction, "Consequences" @Fiction and Verse, "Out with the Crowd" @Interstellar Fiction.

Anne E. Johnson published "A Long Way Down Broadway" @Drunk Monkeys, "Beyond Rainbow" @Kaska Press, "Aquarium" @Drunk Monkeys, "Lacuna" @The Future Fire, "Letter Lunch" @knowonder!.

Simon Kewin published Simon Kewin: "wolF emiT" @Every Day Fiction, "Predators" @unFold, "Fireworks" @unFold, and "Judgement Day" @Nanoism, "A Mote in the Void" @Lovecrafte ezine.

Michelle Ann King published "The Fine Art of Fortune-Telling" @Orbital Hearts, "They Do Things Better in Albuquerque" @Infective Ink, and "What We Leave Behind" @Bent Masses, "The Great Escape" @Fiction 365.

Ao-Hui Lin published "Navel Gazing" @Every Day Fiction, "A Nice Jewish Golem" @Drabblecast.

Stephanie Loree published "The Old Ones are Coming" @Drabbler #20 (Sam's Dot), and "A Contract Between Thieves" @Crimson Pact #3 (Alliteration Ink).

David Macpherson published "Angels I Have Known" @Every Day Fiction.

Samuel Mae published "Fire Season" @Wily Writers.

Devin Miller published  "Dying Again" @Liquid Imagination, "Over the Fence" @Fear and Trembling.

Shelley Ontis published "Manny's Candy" @Zombie Kong

Frances Pauli published "Tattle-tat" @unFold, "Bad Samarian" @Silver Blade.

Stephen V. Ramey published "Glazed" @Stanley the Whale, "Infested" @Daily Science Fiction, and "The Thing About Domination" @Every Day Fiction, "The Butcher's Son" @Every Day Fiction.

Jillian Schmidt published "Bone Joiners" @Kazka Press.

Alex Shvartsman published "The Getaway" @Sparks Anthology (Earthbound), "The Take" @Daily Science Fiction, "A Brief Respite From Eterinity" @Stupefying Stories, "The Traveling Fair" @Every Day Fiction, "A Shard Glows in Brooklyn" @Buzzy Magazine, "Hunger" @Title Goes Here, and "Ravages of Time" @Nature, "Seven Conversations in Locked Rooms" @The Memory Eater, "Price of Allegiance" @Penumbra, "The Field Trip" @In Situ, "A Better Tomorrow" @Interstellar Fiction .

Deborah Walker published  "Dolly Bone Dream" @Dark Metre, "Captain Clone" @Ray Gun Revival, and "I Honor My Ancient Ancestors" @Eschatology.

J. Deery Wray published "The Butcher of Londinium" @OSC's Intergalactic Medicine Show.

Check out the Published Work$ page for  more exciting additions to the list. We're going to ask W1S1 members to nominate stories for the collection, so be sure to read as many as you can, leave comments on the publishers' sites, etc.


  1. Please could you add Titles: Mothers and The Coat published by 5 minute fiction on to my works? Linda Casper

  2. Wow, Steve -- thanks for tallying these up!

  3. Other paid pubs for me so far this year: "Lacuna" in The Future Fire, "Aquarium" in Drunk Monkeys, "Jessica Doubt" in Knowonder, "Letter Lunch" in Knowonder. And I've sold and have scheduled for later pub: "Sleeping in Space" in Literature for Kids, "Feeding Poi to the Koi" in Knowonder, "Opening the Door" in Kaleidoscope, "Barnett Hill" in The Wi-Files. Thanks!

    1. Thanks Anne.

      Very nice. I've posted the stories that have been published to date. As the others become available, let us know and we'll post links for them.

  4. Hello there. I've been egregiously out of touch with the W1S1 site over the past few months.

    If you'd be so kind, here are some updates for me:
    "ReFormed" at Buzzy Mag.
    "Out with the Crowd" at Interstellar Fiction.
    "Consequences" at Fiction and Verse.
    "Present Company" at Every Day Fiction.
    "An Unsuitable Job for a Human" at Nature.
    "Sequence" at Grand Science Fiction.

    Not available to be read for free as of today:
    "The Flower of Memory" at Intergalactic Medicine Show. (subscription only)
    "Scraps" at Daily Science Fiction (will appear on web on October 11th)
    "No Way But the Hard Way" at The Alchemy Press Book of Pulp Heroes. (print publication)
    "Other Kinds" at Nine

    1. Great job, Michael.

      I've updated these. Please remind me when the future stories become available and I'll post links for them. (I've included the OSC link already).