Search found 45 matches

by hlf
Sat Nov 23, 2013 5:08 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Penumbra Submissions
Replies: 434
Views: 91959

Re: Penumbra Submissions

Am I the only one hanging in there for Winter? I haven't heard anything yet. Can't decide whether to be hopeful or worry that my submission never made it; am doing a bit of both. Seems to me they usually choose issue's contents earlier in month than this. Am I correct in thinking when they release ...
by hlf
Fri Jul 12, 2013 3:10 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Penumbra Submissions
Replies: 434
Views: 91959

Re: Penumbra Submissions

My story made it into the fae issue!
by hlf
Wed May 01, 2013 9:40 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4082
Views: 897538

Re: Success!

Strycher wrote:Now I'm wondering if I read either of these?


Not these two. So far no takers on the others. Keeping fingers crossed and hope tied up in a footlocker on those.
by hlf
Wed May 01, 2013 8:22 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4082
Views: 897538

Re: Success!

Spring seems to be a very good season all around. Congrats to everyone.

I, too, have news: a story in ASIM's Issue 57 (out now) and another in Penumbra's June/HG Wells issue.
by hlf
Mon Jan 28, 2013 12:21 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 4082
Views: 897538

Re: Success!

I have a story - The Fish Are There on the Land - in the Fish anthology just out from Dagan Books.

Also there's a Goodreads giveaway of a print copy for anyone interested: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17225818-fish
by hlf
Wed Dec 12, 2012 7:28 am
Forum: Writing: Craft, Talent, Technique
Topic: Five Minute Rant
Replies: 1175
Views: 247687

Re: Five Minute Rant

That Q4 is a good story or I am deluded, I really don't see a third option. Third option (in my completely unsubstantiated guessomancy-only opinon) is that one should never send a good story to q4. In my mind it's the hardest of quarters to crack because 3/4 of book is already selected and the q4 s...
by hlf
Thu Oct 18, 2012 8:06 am
Forum: Problems and Troubleshooting
Topic: Animated images
Replies: 15
Views: 10427

Re: Animated images

hmmm . . . It's possible that only Grayson and I are liable to stand on the front porch screaming at neighbor kids to get off the damn lawn. Hey! I've done that. But since I'm also not a fan of smilies or flashing images, I have them turned off in my user display options (Board preferences - Edit d...
by hlf
Wed Jul 11, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: First Four-Fifty Critique Exchanges
Replies: 234
Views: 83179

Re: First Four-Fifty Critique Exchanges

Consider me available for 450s.
by hlf
Mon Jul 09, 2012 2:48 pm
Forum: Quarterly Results
Topic: Quarter 2, vol. 29
Replies: 60
Views: 24116

Re: Quarter 2, vol. 29

Rejection. e-sub 3/13 (for those tracking and anticipating such things)
by hlf
Wed Jun 20, 2012 5:27 am
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: Story Critique
Replies: 30
Views: 10366

Re: Story Critique

You medalled! Congrats. Let us know when some smart editor snags it up so we can say 'I read it when...'
by hlf
Tue Apr 03, 2012 4:48 am
Forum: Writing: Craft, Talent, Technique
Topic: Five Minute Rant
Replies: 1175
Views: 247687

Re: Five Minute Rant

New game: who has the longest outstanding piece right now? Who has the longest cumulative wait for all stories right now? Longest out: 301 days Cumulative: 1723 days (which is 33 subs, including 3 WOTF) Thanks, Martin, for helping me find new ways to torture myself. I'm going to stop staring at num...
by hlf
Wed Mar 07, 2012 6:13 am
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: Crit Got
Replies: 3
Views: 1950

Re: Crit Wanted: Fantasy <4000

Thanks. Catch you next time then.

Enjoy your vacation, lil or otherwise. Although by its very nature - i.e. not being at work- it has to be good.
by hlf
Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:33 pm
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: Crit Got
Replies: 3
Views: 1950

Crit Got

edited to say: *story critiqued & off to market*
by hlf
Mon Feb 13, 2012 11:38 am
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: First Four-Fifty Critique Exchanges
Replies: 234
Views: 83179

Re: First Four-Fifty Critique Exchanges

I'm available for exchanges if anyone wants to trade.
by hlf
Wed Nov 09, 2011 7:44 am
Forum: Story Critique Exchange
Topic: First Four-Fifty Critique Exchanges
Replies: 234
Views: 83179

Re: First Four-Fifty Critique Exchanges

I'm interested. Consider me in.

Go to advanced search