This Issue’s Cover- 90

This Issue’s Cover- 90

This Issue’s Cover- 90 Blaise’s Dream Inspired by Tim Roesch’s charming story First Kiss. A brand new P-51 Mustang? The perfect gift for that special someone from a very special young fellow!
Hot Off Ring of Fire Press

Hot Off Ring of Fire Press

Ring of Fire Press Marches On! We are beginning to publish nearly one new title a week. Here’s some of the forthcoming titles we are offering! Blood’s Cost by David Carrico Paperback Release Date: July 1, 2020 eBook Coming Soon! Duncan corNial, an exiled...
First Kiss

First Kiss

Inside the mind of Blaise Pascal, Blaise Laboratories and distillery, Bamberg October, 1637   History would not have been overly kind to Blaise Pascal. His accomplishments as laid down in various encyclopediae were mostly intellectual and he had, in the end, died...
The Story So Far . . .

The Story So Far . . .

Editing In a Plague Year   Welcome to another issue of the Grantville Gazette, in which your humble editor and his able henchman, Bjorn, try to keep our masks on without touching our faces, and still manage to get the magazine out on time. We offer for your...
Insomnia, or Dream and Reality

Insomnia, or Dream and Reality

City of Jena, SoTF January, 1635    The night was dark and, judging from the position of the moon in the sky, still only half way through. Ludwig Kepler, doctoral student of medicine, ripped his eyes away from the little window and looked back up at the grey...
Lord Dampnut Loses His Hair

Lord Dampnut Loses His Hair

  Chapter One   Wherein Lord Dampnut Demands a New Hairpiece   "Junkers!" bellowed Lord Dampnut. "I need a new one!" He threw the hairpiece into the corner on top of a large pile of hair pieces of varying colors and styles. "I want a new one. Perhaps a...
The Aethers of Magdeburg, Part 1

The Aethers of Magdeburg, Part 1

Chapter 1   Magdeburg July, 1635   The radio hissed and crackled in the headphones. ". . . and thank you for joining us on Adventures with Great Music this Sunday evening. I'm Atwood Cochran. Good night." Julius Fickler set aside his crystal set earphones...
Blowin’ in the (Solar) Wind

Blowin’ in the (Solar) Wind

Away out here they got a name For rain and wind and fire The rain is Tess, the fire Joe And they call the wind Maria . . . *   Rumors said Abby was leaving. Wind was blowing again. The solar wind, streaming out from the sun, entangling with the enormous magnetic...