Wishing everyone a very happy new year and lots of success in 2022! πŸŽ‰ πŸ₯³ πŸ₯‚

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).


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

ₐ β‚šβ‚›α΅’ ₕₐₛ β‚œβ‚•β‚‘ α΅€β‚™α΅’qα΅€β‚‘ ₐbα΅’β‚—α΅’β‚œy β‚œβ‚’ β‚œβ‚’α΅€cβ‚• yβ‚’α΅€α΅£ β‚˜α΅’β‚™d ₐₙd β‚œα΅’cβ‚–β‚—β‚‘ yβ‚’α΅€α΅£ dβ‚‘β‚›α΅’α΅£β‚‘β‚›... Wβ‚•β‚β‚œ β‚•β‚β‚šβ‚šβ‚‘β‚™β‚› wβ‚•β‚‘β‚™ β‚œwβ‚’ β‚šβ‚›α΅’β‚› β‚˜β‚‘β‚‘β‚œ β‚’β‚™ ₐₙ ₐbₐₙdβ‚’β‚™β‚‘d β‚™β‚‘w β±Όβ‚‘α΅£β‚›β‚‘y β‚œα΅€α΅£β‚™β‚šα΅’β‚–β‚‘? ₐ β‚›β‚•β‚’wdβ‚’wβ‚™ β‚—α΅’β‚–β‚‘ β‚™β‚’ β‚’β‚œβ‚•β‚‘α΅£...

πš‚πš˜πš–πšŽ πš”πš—πšŽπš  πš’πš 𝚠𝚊𝚜 πšπš›πšžπšŽ πš πš‘πš’πš•πšŽ πš–πšŠπš—πš’ πšπšŽπš•πš πš’πš 𝚠𝚊𝚜 πšπš›πšžπšŽ... π™½πš˜πš , πšπš‘πšŠπš—πš”πšœ 𝚝𝚘 𝚊 𝙡𝙾𝙸𝙰 πš›πšŽπššπšžπšŽπšœπš, πšπš‘πšŽ πšπš›πšžπšπš‘ πš’πšœ 𝚘𝚞𝚝 πšπš‘πšŽπš›π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" β€” 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.! πŸš€ πŸͺ πŸ“• πŸ’« 🌟 πŸ‘½ πŸ‘Ύ granfalloon.org

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

Granfalloon has teamed up with BigCartel(TM) to set up an online store!Β 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!


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!
πŸš€ πŸͺ πŸ‘Ή πŸŽƒ 🦸 πŸ“• πŸ’«

Check it out at:

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!


Dissatisfied with computers, the poet tried all manners of pen, pencil, brush, and stylus before settling on quills. But which bird?
After years of travels and trials through time and space, she found it.
Critics agree, the poems she wrote with a T-Rex quill surpass all others.
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

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!

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