Short fiction for Retropunks

Curiosities #7 is here


Our latest steampunk themed issue is now on Amazon in Paperback and Kindle. Cover art by Tracy Whiteside, which perfectly captured the melancholy of the Spring quarantine. You’ll get thirteen stories, each gorgeously illustrated by Martini Discovolante, and featuring an interview with the sassy Gwen Katz. Machines, mayhem, and mannerly magicks await! Buy your copy today!


Submission Window Opening


We will be reading your manuscripts 1-31 August, 2020. Please read the guidelines before submitting. This is a general call, but we do want to fill the next horror-themed issue on this session.

95 – The There-It-Is Store by Adam Gaylord


We’re all going to want a There-It-Is store when it’s time to go back to work. Tabatha Wood narrates.

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94 – Two Steps Forward by Holly Schofield


You may be shut in, but you can still dance! Wilson Fowlie narrates a diesel-era delight.

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Gallery Lockdown #1


While we wait for the virus curve to pass, we will be departing from our regular format to check in with Osgoode and the staff. Audio quality will vary.

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93 – Year of the Teacup Dragon by Suzanne J. Willis


A woman recalls her childhood during the London Blitz, and the strange pet who saved her. Bryony narrates an urban fantasy for all ages. Content note for wartime sound effects.

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92 – Six Coins by Liam Hogan


There’s nothing quite like the fresh bracing air of interesting times. Or the sea. Wulf Moon narrates a nautical adventure with a twist, while Osgoode shelters in place in the Zen Room.

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91 – Twilight of the Electric Shadows by Paul R Hardy


Things get weird in a shadow dimension populated by echoes of the film industry. Matt Dovey narrates. File under: Uncategorizable

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90 – Fixable by Sheliah Lindsey & Scent by Maria Haskins


It’s a mother of a double feature and we guarantee it won’t make you feel all warm and snuggly inside. No, not at all. Alex Ford and Maria Rose narrate. Rated Dark.

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