Dunedin Speculative Fiction Entrée – Fantasy Author Panel Tuesday 7th May

Dunedin Speculative Fiction Writer’s Group, in association with Dunedin Public Libraries, invite local booklovers to a spell-binding event featuring the weird and wonderful world of fantasy genres. Fantasy and Sci-fi authors: RL Stedman, Carolyn McCurdie, Debbie Howell, Daniel Stride, Mark McCabe and Kura Carpenter read a bite-sized taster from their novels. Plus there’s an opportunity to win FREE books on the night! RL Stedman is an award-winning author who lives in Dunedin with her husband and two children. If she’s not got her nose in a book, she’s on instagram or twitter (@rlstedman) or at her local library. Carolyn McCurdie … Continue reading Dunedin Speculative Fiction Entrée – Fantasy Author Panel Tuesday 7th May

A Trio of Stories

Over the last week or so, I have had three short stories – all of them horror – come out in a variety of online magazines. That was more a case of coincidence than anything else: the stories had been accepted over the summer months, and the magazines themselves had scheduled the release for the end of March/start of April. After writing Wise Phuul, I have spent a fair amount of time on short stories, not because writing them is particularly lucrative (it isn’t), but because I have found it a good way to improve your writing with comparatively little … Continue reading A Trio of Stories

Author Panel – Edge of the World Expo

This March, several of the Dunedin Speculative Fiction members will be talking on an Author Panel at The Edge of the World Expo March 16th – March 17th 2019Edgar Center, Dunedin The Edge of the World Expo is Dunedin’s first pop culture charity expo, which is dedicated to creating awareness and appreciation for everything from Pop Culture. Saturday 16 March 1pm Lineup: Kura Carpenter Debbie Howell Daniel Stride Sean P Martin Sunday 17 March 1pm Lineup: Carolyn McCurdie Debbie Howell Daniel Stride Sean P Martin Book Nerd? Fantasy? Sci-fi? Get your Geek on at Edge of the World Expo when … Continue reading Author Panel – Edge of the World Expo