HomeWritersLiterary AgentsEditorsPublishersResourcesDiscussion
Forum Login | Join the discussion
+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 45

Forum: Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror

This forum is for the discussion of all things SF/F or horror, whether you're writing a novel, a novella or a short story. Bring on the aliens!

  1. American Gods

    I'm coming to this party a little late. I've just begun American Gods by Neil Gaiman. A few weeks ago, I finished another of his novels: The Ocean...

    Started by The Tinman‎, 11-12-2016 05:14 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 14,391
    11-23-2016, 05:22 PM Go to last post
  2. Ancient Magic Meets the Internet

    I've completed a humorous, fantasy trilogy which lives under the tagline Ancient Magic Meets the Internet. Personally, I quite like the tagline, but...

    Started by Ken Magee‎, 12-02-2014 12:29 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    fantasy, humor, magic, wizard
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 14,477
    10-02-2015, 03:31 AM Go to last post
  3. BEFORE i post...

    I want to make sure i'm not breaking any rules of the site. while i didn't see any restrictions on language of submissions, i still feel the need to...

    Started by rodentsoldier‎, 03-14-2014 09:02 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 5,392
    03-16-2014, 10:41 PM Go to last post
  4. Black holes

    Hello. I read an article about black holes yesterday, and it said that if you entered a black hole and you were rotating the same direction as the...

    Started by Allison McClish‎, 05-12-2011 06:55 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 11,190
    09-03-2013, 07:57 PM Go to last post
  5. Comedy in the Horror Genre

    Stephen King is great at using comedy in a horror story. One of my favorite short stories by King is Survivor Type. It's a story about a man stranded...

    Started by Writing Skills‎, 07-01-2015 10:28 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,393
    05-23-2016, 05:19 AM Go to last post
  6. Crazy Inspiration... Dream Memiors of a Wild Dreamer

    Is it just me, or do other aspiring authors get the craziest ideas for their work from out of dreams? And I'd love to hear the story of at least one...

    Started by Matthew Knaub‎, 05-22-2011 10:55 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,425
    05-24-2012, 05:33 AM Go to last post
  7. Critical Thoughts on the Fantasy Genre and its Connection to Real-life Mysticism

    Evidently, my post exceeds the character limit, so I post this link to a blog post I created for the sole purpose of circumventing such restrictions...

    Started by Don Mcfarland‎, 08-07-2011 04:10 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 4,214
    09-09-2011, 02:11 AM Go to last post
  8. Doctor Sleep

    I'm reading Doctor Sleep -- just finishing Chapter 7 -- and I'm struggling to stay involved. Anyone else reading it?

    Started by The Tinman‎, 10-03-2013 07:59 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 6,100
    11-08-2013, 11:09 AM Go to last post
  9. Editing

    I just picked up a copy of 'Salem's Lot from the library. It's my favorite Stephen King novel, and I've read it several times. But this time it's...

    Started by The Tinman‎, 04-12-2012 07:31 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 9,756
    06-05-2012, 11:01 AM Go to last post
  10. Question Explaining the Monster

    So I'm throwing around a few ideas on a horror/mystery novel at the moment, and I need some help with the creature. I know what I want it to be, but...

    Started by Celesse‎, 09-14-2016 10:16 AM
    creature, horror, monster, mystery
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 4,138
    09-15-2016, 07:36 AM Go to last post
  11. FanFic...?

    This is my first post back on this site for some time. Since my first/last posts, I started writing StarWars FanFic as an avenue for some MUCH...

    Started by voodoogator‎, 03-14-2016 02:09 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 5,182
    03-15-2016, 02:59 AM Go to last post
  12. Fantasy World

    This was something I started as a weekly tidbit. CH.1 The wind blew through the grass, creating the illusion that snakes slithered through Snow...

    Started by Fantasia‎, 11-21-2013 10:44 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,475
    11-21-2013, 10:44 AM Go to last post
  13. Question Feedback Request: Stories Review

    I have a couple of stories on the website attached to the following link: http://aofthea.com/ Whether your opinions about it all are favorable...

    Started by herkyjerky87‎, 09-06-2013 12:35 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 5,256
    09-11-2013, 10:59 AM Go to last post
  14. Finding new fantasy books

    Where do you go to find a good fantasy read? I love humor and would cite Terry Pratchett as my favourite author. Generally I search Amazon for...

    Started by Ken Magee‎, 11-30-2014 10:33 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 5,254
    12-01-2014, 01:10 PM Go to last post
  15. Free books from John Dalmas

    John Dalmas has published 27 primarily SF novels, mostly with Tor and Baen. In his 80s now, John has decided to make his back catalogue available as...

    Started by Frank Baron‎, 02-13-2011 06:38 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 5,878
    04-07-2012, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  16. Free Kindle books

    For anyone interested in adult horror novels, I just downloaded several books by Scott Nicholson for free. These are full-size books (first one was...

    Started by The Tinman‎, 04-02-2012 06:49 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,869
    04-02-2012, 07:25 PM Go to last post
  17. great short story

    I just read a free Amazon download of a short story from a writer I've never heard of:Allison M Dickson. The story was called DUST. I have to give...

    Started by The Tinman‎, 04-09-2012 11:19 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,693
    07-09-2012, 09:09 PM Go to last post
  18. Horror

    I love a good horror book. Which of these do you feel had the best plot or story line or even the best characters for a story? ...

    Started by Rain‎, 03-14-2014 11:09 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 8,553
    07-03-2015, 10:12 AM Go to last post
  19. How have you made things relatable but still alien?

    Those of you who have written characters and societies who are intelligent but non-human, let's hear about how you've chosen to depict them so that...

    Started by Deepwater‎, 07-20-2014 08:15 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 4,372
    11-17-2014, 01:44 PM Go to last post
  20. How soon can one write fantasy about real life tragedies?

    I was on the NY Times earlier and noticed a very interesting read. The question that was posed, was how soon is too soon for someone to take a real...

    Started by Wickett‎, 07-22-2014 09:32 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 6,218
    11-17-2014, 01:34 PM Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts