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Granfalloon has teamed up with BigCartel(TM) to set up an online store! BigCartel is an online portal which is run "for artists by artists."

Product offerings are currently limited, but there's more exciting stuff coming down the pipeline!

Issues of the zine and Granfalloon products make great holiday gifts!

granfalloon.bigcartel.com/prod

"The Summer had died peacefully in its sleep, and Autumn, as soft-spoken executrix, was locking life up safely..."
–Kurt Vonnegut

***The Fall, 2022 edition of Granfalloon is now live with a specially curated selection of speculative fiction gems by the best authors in the genre!***

Check it out: granfalloon.org

Here's a fantastic kids' reading series written by Summer 2022 Guest Editor, Ralph Greco Jr. and illustrated by Granfalloon Summer issue cover art designer and art contributor, Joe Swarctz!

echocitycapers.com

Be sure to check out the June 11, 2022 "Strength to be Human" podcast interview of Ralph Greco, Jr., our guest ed. for the Summer 2022 Special Issue (dedicated to exploring the erotic elements in speculative fiction)! Ralph and podcast host Mark Antony Rossi discuss the ways in which erotica and speculative fiction intersect. A must-listen!

Link: strengthtobehuman.podbean.com/

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Speculative Fiction Fans,

We're excited to announce that valued contributor & dear friend of Granfalloon, Robert Pope has published a spectacular short fiction anthology entitled "Not a Jot or a Tittle" with Dark Lane Books! If you like fantasy, myth, and science fiction, this book has it all! It's available now on Amazon — click link to order a copy:

amzn.to/39XBX2o

And please follow Dark Lane Books for more amazing titles coming down the pipeline...

bit.ly/3t1eBzA

Spring issue contributor Steve Ellerhoff displaying the promotional keychain, our assistant editor Fiona made for him.

Please check out his fantastic, Bradbury-esque story "The House" in the summer issue:

bit.ly/3NWPbLJ

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We're very excited to announce the forthcoming publication of our summer, special erotic-themed issue guest edited by Ralph Greco Jr. Submissions have now closed. Planned publication date: late June, 2022, please stay tuned!

Speculative fiction readers: Take a Spring reading break by checking out some of the fantastic stories in our recently published Spring edition! A few of our contributing authors include:

• Mark Pearce
• S.G. Ellerhoff
• Terry Sanville, and
• Robert Pope

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We're baaaack! The Spring 2022 issue of Granfalloon is now available at granfalloon.org! Pictured here is one of our valued contributors, Robert Pope, showing off his copy of the zine! Be sure to check out his highly entertaining sci-fi Western "Miss Kitty and the Creature with Many Legs" (bit.ly/3k8buRF) featured in the spring issue along with many other fantastic works of speculative fiction & poetry!

Wishing everyone a very happy new year and lots of success in 2022! 🎉 🥳 🥂

The tiny dragon frolicked among the snails, a joyous glittering shoelace with wings and horns.

I watched patiently for about an hour before asking, "Are you going to eat them or not?"

"Eat? Oh no, I collect them!"

"Then when are you taking them away?"

The dragon looked around, "When they're all in one container I guess?"

I sighed; I should have expected this when I wished the snails away from my garden at the budget wishing well...

#TootFic #MicroFiction #Writing #TerylsTales #UrbanFantasy

The person in charge of the Nostromo set for Alien (1979) invented this interstellar standard for signs and labels in spaceflight

Lunar Eclipse over a Skyscraper

Image Credit & Copyright: Yuri Beletsky (Carnegie Las Campanas Observatory, TWAN)

apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap211122.ht #APoD

Granfalloon zine got a mention on the wonderful "erotica for all" website! Check out the link below to read! And stay tuned, in 2022, Ralph and the team are planning a special issue with a focus on the erotic in sci-fi! If you have stories that might be a good fit, please submit them after Jan 1, 2022! (See granfalloon.org/submissions for more details on how to reach us).

eroticaforall.co.uk/guest-blog

Looking for some weekend reading? Check out Ralph Greco Jr's "From a Shout to a Psi" in the winter issue of Granfalloon!

ₐ ₚₛᵢ ₕₐₛ ₜₕₑ ᵤₙᵢqᵤₑ ₐbᵢₗᵢₜy ₜₒ ₜₒᵤcₕ yₒᵤᵣ ₘᵢₙd ₐₙd ₜᵢcₖₗₑ yₒᵤᵣ dₑₛᵢᵣₑₛ... Wₕₐₜ ₕₐₚₚₑₙₛ wₕₑₙ ₜwₒ ₚₛᵢₛ ₘₑₑₜ ₒₙ ₐₙ ₐbₐₙdₒₙₑd ₙₑw ⱼₑᵣₛₑy ₜᵤᵣₙₚᵢₖₑ? ₐ ₛₕₒwdₒwₙ ₗᵢₖₑ ₙₒ ₒₜₕₑᵣ...

𝚂𝚘𝚖𝚎 𝚔𝚗𝚎𝚠 𝚒𝚝 𝚠𝚊𝚜 𝚝𝚛𝚞𝚎 𝚠𝚑𝚒𝚕𝚎 𝚖𝚊𝚗𝚢 𝚏𝚎𝚕𝚝 𝚒𝚝 𝚠𝚊𝚜 𝚝𝚛𝚞𝚎... 𝙽𝚘𝚠, 𝚝𝚑𝚊𝚗𝚔𝚜 𝚝𝚘 𝚊 𝙵𝙾𝙸𝙰 𝚛𝚎𝚚𝚞𝚎𝚜𝚝, 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝚝𝚛𝚞𝚝𝚑 𝚒𝚜 𝚘𝚞𝚝 𝚝𝚑𝚎𝚛𝚎!

Check out this creative, alien cover-up tale Dr. Thomas R. Willemain!

Please go to: www.granfalloon.org/post/new_phoenicians

The winter issue is now available online! In this issue, we present "winter lands of wonder" — stories that will transport you to new realms of the imagination! We begin with a story about an alien cover-up and end with a time-bending mystery. This is the final issue of 2021, but we'll be back in 2022 with more of the best in spec fic.! 🚀 🪐 📕 💫 🌟 👽 👾 granfalloon.org

Big thank you to all of our authors & contributors — we couldn't do it without you!!

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