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Contra Servitutem

Contra Servitutem

Douai, Flanders May 10, 1636   Diogo screamed in the darkness. The dream had come again. "Diogo, are you alright?" Flint scraped and a candle flared, casting light and shadow in the dormitory room. "I, I, I had the dream again, Symao!" Diogo shuddered, arms...
The Story So Far . . .

The Story So Far . . .

This is usually a very upbeat column, talking about the great stories in the magazine this issue. And we will get to that. But before we do, I want to take the time to remember two of the Gazette’s favorite authors. In December, right before Christmas, Kevin...
Hot Off Ring of Fire Press

Hot Off Ring of Fire Press

Hot Off the Ring of Fire Press This month we are bringing out Cheryl Brin’s (yes, that Brin) first novel, “The Melody of Memory.” For centuries the colonists of Tyra suffered unexplained cycles of collapse and dark ages. Now, just as civilization seems to be clawing...
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Hot Off Ring of Fire Press!

The Ring of Fire Press has been publishing a book a week since January, so we have lots of stuff to tell you about: David Brin has joined Ring of Fire Press with a new YA series, and Steven M Stirling is bringing us his new Black Chamber trilogy, the first of which,...
The Story So Far . . .

The Story So Far

Welcome to the 94th edition of The Grantville Gazette. We’re getting closer to the big 100. But ever since issue 1, we have operated a writers’ workshop to attract new authors to the Gazette, located on Baen’s Bar. Currently, the Bar is on hiatus due to an issue I...
The Story So Far . . .

The Story So Far . . .

Happy New Year! May 2021 be far better than 2020 was. We can help a little with that right here. We have a terrific collection of stories and articles, just for you! And we have a special treat! We have a piece of flash fiction written by Eric Flint! Called “A...
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Hot Off Ring of Fire Press!

The best news for the new year is that Ring of Fire Press is now publishing a book a week, so we have lots of stuff to tell you about: The Portals of Spring Nathan Dodge Davin Blackthorn, the scion of a powerful family of the Northern Republic, has discovered a great...
Hot Off Ring of Fire Press!

Hot Off Ring of Fire Press!

Welcome to another edition of HOT Off the Ring of Fire Press! We have a bunch of new stuff for you this issue! Beginning October 1, we will be publishing a book a week. It's hard to keep saying that you're a small press when you are publishing 52 books a year, but we...
The Story So Far . . .

The Story So Far . . .

Welcome to another crazy rollercoaster ride putting out a magazine, a publishing house, and a major fan convention in the Age of the Pandemic. But think about what it must have been like in the 1630s and before, when pandemics swept Europe and the Middle East with...