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" before it's retired to our digital archive (always accessible in the downloads section of the site)!

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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:

โ€ข Mark Pearce
โ€ข S.G. Ellerhoff
โ€ข Terry Sanville, and
โ€ข 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! ๐ŸŽ‰ ๐Ÿฅณ ๐Ÿฅ‚

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

โ‚ โ‚šโ‚›แตข โ‚•โ‚โ‚› โ‚œโ‚•โ‚‘ แตคโ‚™แตขqแตคโ‚‘ โ‚bแตขโ‚—แตขโ‚œy โ‚œโ‚’ โ‚œโ‚’แตคcโ‚• yโ‚’แตคแตฃ โ‚˜แตขโ‚™d โ‚โ‚™d โ‚œแตขcโ‚–โ‚—โ‚‘ yโ‚’แตคแตฃ dโ‚‘โ‚›แตขแตฃโ‚‘โ‚›... Wโ‚•โ‚โ‚œ โ‚•โ‚โ‚šโ‚šโ‚‘โ‚™โ‚› wโ‚•โ‚‘โ‚™ โ‚œwโ‚’ โ‚šโ‚›แตขโ‚› โ‚˜โ‚‘โ‚‘โ‚œ โ‚’โ‚™ โ‚โ‚™ โ‚bโ‚โ‚™dโ‚’โ‚™โ‚‘d โ‚™โ‚‘w โฑผโ‚‘แตฃโ‚›โ‚‘y โ‚œแตคแตฃโ‚™โ‚šแตขโ‚–โ‚‘? โ‚ โ‚›โ‚•โ‚’wdโ‚’wโ‚™ โ‚—แตขโ‚–โ‚‘ โ‚™โ‚’ โ‚’โ‚œโ‚•โ‚‘แตฃ...

๐š‚๐š˜๐š–๐šŽ ๐š”๐š—๐šŽ๐š  ๐š’๐š ๐š ๐šŠ๐šœ ๐š๐š›๐šž๐šŽ ๐š ๐š‘๐š’๐š•๐šŽ ๐š–๐šŠ๐š—๐šข ๐š๐šŽ๐š•๐š ๐š’๐š ๐š ๐šŠ๐šœ ๐š๐š›๐šž๐šŽ... ๐™ฝ๐š˜๐š , ๐š๐š‘๐šŠ๐š—๐š”๐šœ ๐š๐š˜ ๐šŠ ๐™ต๐™พ๐™ธ๐™ฐ ๐š›๐šŽ๐šš๐šž๐šŽ๐šœ๐š, ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ ๐š๐š›๐šž๐š๐š‘ ๐š’๐šœ ๐š˜๐šž๐š ๐š๐š‘๐šŽ๐š›๐šŽ!

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" โ€” 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.! ๐Ÿš€ ๐Ÿช ๐Ÿ“• ๐Ÿ’ซ ๐ŸŒŸ ๐Ÿ‘ฝ ๐Ÿ‘พ granfalloon.org

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

Granfalloon has teamed up with BigCartel(TM) to set up an online store!ย 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 fall edition of Granfalloon is now available online! This issue features a story set on a space station, a tale of an unlikely superhero, a fairytale-esque work by filmmaker Julian Grant, and a story of dystopian wars waged through weather manipulation. In addition, we've got Halloween content and an interview with poet Ricard Stevenson who brings life to several monstrous creatures through his poetry!
๐Ÿš€ ๐Ÿช ๐Ÿ‘น ๐ŸŽƒ ๐Ÿฆธ ๐Ÿ“• ๐Ÿ’ซ

Check it out at:
www.granfalloon.org

It's so wonderful to see the summer issue finally come together. After dealing with a paper shortage, our print order was finally delivered! We'd like to thank everyone who worked on the issue and all of our amazingly talented contributors! See you in the fall with another edition!

If speculative poetry, essays, or art is more your thing, we've got several wonderful features just published in the summer issue!

granfalloon.org

Looking for some short fiction to read this summer? Our latest issue features several short stories in the genres of speculative fiction (sci-fi, fantasy, dystopian)... Check it out at granfalloon.org!

We've spent months preparing and curating, and we're happy to announce that the summer issue of Granfalloon is now online with stories of drones, clones, witches, juries, and 99 (lost) souls... and a lot more, including high-seas fantasy, speculative poetry, art, and a throwback comic from the '50s...

www.granfalloon.org

Some classic "Visions of the Future" NASA posters on the Jet Propulsion Lab site... ๐Ÿš€

jpl.nasa.gov/galleries/visions

"...You might think you know your sci-fi history, but have you ever seen 'The Starlost'? The 'creator' of the show was the famous (or infamous) science fiction writer Harlan Ellison. By 1973, Ellison was a well-known firebrand in the SFF lit community but was already making a bigger reputation as the kind of writer who would frequently get into huge dust-ups with people who ran sci-fi TV shows."

Full article here:

inverse.com/entertainment/most

Published for the first time in English in 2016 โ€” if you haven't read it yet, you should defnitely get your hands on a copy! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

"In that city nothing was more ordinary than death. But the authorities still functioned, and while the authorities functioned, the city stood..." They didnโ€™t care about "us," they only cared about โ€œP for Populationโ€ which could be acceptably sacrificed or even eradicated...

rbth.com/arts/literature/2016/

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๐˜ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฌ ๐˜ถ๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด๐˜ฆ ๐˜บ๐˜ข๐˜ธ๐˜ฏ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ,
๐˜ž๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฃ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ค๐˜ฌ ๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ต๐˜ด ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ญ ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ฎ;
๐˜ž๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ญ๐˜ญ ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ช๐˜ณ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ณ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ถ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ, ๐˜ธ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฅ๐˜จ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ญ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ฏ๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ฆ.
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(๐™›๐™ง๐™ค๐™ข "๐™‰๐™š๐™ข๐™š๐™จ๐™ž๐™จ," ๐™—๐™ฎ ๐™ƒ. ๐™‹. ๐™‡๐™ค๐™ซ๐™š๐™˜๐™ง๐™–๐™›๐™ฉ)

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