When the world is ending, the only thing to do is make slapstick movies

We're all obsessed with the end of the world lately — but at last, John Joseph Adams and Hugh Howey have broken that anxiety down into three distinct stages. They're putting out collections of pre-apocalyptic, apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction. And you can read my story from the pre-apocalyptic volume now. » 3/04/14 1:47pm 3/04/14 1:47pm

The Beautiful Land is a great love story disguised as a thriller

Don't read Alan Averill's The Beautiful Land expecting a plot-driven thriller with a ticking bomb and an evil conspiracy. The book offers those things, but they're not the best part. Instead, the heart of this book is a relationship story about a man and a woman, facing the end of the multiverse. Spoilers ahead... » 6/20/13 3:30pm 6/20/13 3:30pm

Support Mary Anne Mohanraj's apocalyptic erotic science fiction novel…

Mary Anne Mohanraj has established an impressive career as a literary author, with her book Bodies in Motion, but she's also well known as a science fiction and erotica writer. And now she's combining both science fiction and erotica, in a project that needs your support. Mohanraj, who co-founded the ezine Strange… » 10/11/11 2:30pm 10/11/11 2:30pm

The Museum of Self-Archaeology takes visitors into an underground world…

Hidden away deep beneath the bustling city of Antwerp is a shadowy, quiet, and forgotten world. Unused for over thirty years, a vast web of interconnected and abandoned metro stations has ceased to exist in its capacity as a means for public transportation, transforming instead into a desolate extension of Antwerp's… » 8/25/11 12:36pm 8/25/11 12:36pm