Beyond the familiar tropes of knights and castles, elves and dragons, there is a whole world of possibilities for fantasy literature. This anthology collects fantasy stories whose inspiration lies beyond the traditional medieval European basis. It brings exciting new stories and overlooked voices into the fantasy genre.
This volume contains stories set in imaginative other-worlds where... [click here for more]
Welcome to Popcorn Press’s seventh annual Halloween celebration of horror poetry and short fiction! Each year, on October 1, we host an open call for horror-themed poems and stories. By October 31, we have a finished document published in ebook form, with a print version close on its heels. What you hold in your hands is the result of that creative marathon. Inside are works from... [click here for more]
Welcome to Popcorn Press’s fifth annual collection of horror poetry and short fiction. This year, as last, is devoted to H. P. Lovecraft’s vision of cosmic madness, the star of which is the titanic, undying Cthulhu, who lies buried in cyclopean ruins beneath the sea, waiting for the stars to align and free him and his fellow Great Old Ones, while he works his machinations telepathically... [click here for more]
Popcorn Press’s sixth annual Halloween celebration, with poems and short stories by 44 different writers!
Foreword by Elaine Cunningham.
dark cemetery towering, an angel cries its grave now empty
—Jason L. Blair
Small superheroes Give pause to the evil things Watching in the dark.
There once was a fellow named... [click here for more]