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Script Doctor: Legendary
(possibly notorious) SF editor John Jarrold is now offering his
services as a freelance 'script doctor' for unpublished manuscripts at
highly competitive rates.
British Science Fiction Association
is a must for anyone into SF
in all its forms, whether written or media. If you become a member
you'll get six mailings a year, each of which includes Matrix
and Vector, with writers' magazine Focus making a
twice-yearly appearance. Further details, membership rates and contact
information and much other stuff can be found on the website, as can a
series of articles called An Ironing Board on a Duck Pond,
which are written by someone called Martin Sketchley.
is one of the best resources for new writers, offering small press and
slipstream magazines and paperbacks from all over the world, as well
as the unique, award-winning magazine, Back Brain Recluse.
Absolutely essential for new writers trying to find markets for their
publishes among other things The Third Alternative,
the most beautiful small press slipstream and speculative fiction
magazine available anywhere in the world today. Stunning presentation
and artwork is complemented by astonishing texts from some of our
planet's finest writers. An example of what a magazine should be.
Subscribe and keep each issue as an artistic artifact in its own
is a serious one. We can say what we like. We can
upload web pages and state our beliefs about anything virtually
without recourse. In many countries people get shot or tortured for
doing just that. Visit the Amnesty site and, as they say so often in
Coronation Street, think on.