Read the first installment of John Crye’s The Elect Stories online for free! “An epic adventure told in thirty-six installments. Five young idealists commit themselves to a mission to bring peace to their warring nations. They fail.Twenty years later, as their old nemesis raises its head once more, the middle-aged […]
In honor of Shirley Jackson’s birthday, the Library of America has shared her “Biography of a Story” about the writing and reception of “The Lottery.” “It is probably the most famous work of fiction ever published in The New Yorker and certainly the magazine’s most controversial, generating letters […]
Read stories, essays and excerpts from Lightspeed magazine’s “Women Destroy Science Fiction” issue, which just happened to win a 2015 British Fantasy Award!
At the New Republic, B. D. McClay writes about Shirley Jackson and a new collection containing previously unpublished stories and essays by Jackson. “Let Me Tell You, on the other hand, is for the already-converted fan, who will be delighted to read so many new stories and essays. […]
Comics Editor Carol shares a wholesome seasonal story mixing the Alpine monster Krampus in 1960s-style space opera.
An excerpt of Shirley Jackson’s reading from “The Daemon Lover” on Folkways Recordings.