Introduction At long last, Volume 2: Weird Science is here. In the darkened lab of The Dream Quarry, by physic unknown, a collection has formed, its stitched anatomy a patchwork of disparate tales — part fantasy, part science fiction, all strange. Opening our way into the volume is Bogi Takács … Continue reading
It’s official. The Dream Quarry, Volume 2: Weird Science, will debut in one week on Friday the 13th. For luck.
Due to some reported issues with the submission system, it has been taken down in favor of direct email submission. If you submitted a story on or prior to April 19th and have not received any response, please follow the new guidelines and resend it, as it may not have … Continue reading
To both clarify and expand the theme of Volume 2, it has been rebranded as “Weird Science.” In addition, pay rate is now $10 USD (up from $5). Check out the submissions page.
So here’s what’s going on. Due to the low number of submissions, the release of Volume 2 has been delayed, with release likely later this month (December). However, this also means that submissions for retro-futurism stories are open again, effective immediately. After Volume 2 debuts, new stories will continue to … Continue reading
The Dream Quarry now has a query system for authors interested in submitting their retro-futurism stories for Volume 2. This is for authors who have not already been invited or directly referred. UPDATE 7/25/2013: Thanks to a new submission form, you can now upload and submit your manuscript directly to … Continue reading
The Dream Quarry is pleased to announce the theme for the next volume: retro-futurism! Volume 2 will feature tales of clockpunk, steampunk, dieselpunk, and any other retro-tech variants the twisted imaginations of The Dream Quarry’s author’s can come up with.
Introduction Welcome to the inaugural edition of The Dream Quarry — Volume 1: Eldritch Horror. Here you will find unspeakable horrors, of course, but also some humor, and perhaps even something a little poignant or thought-provoking. Kicking off the volume is a Bram Stoker Award nominated story from Lawrence Santoro, … Continue reading
Today brings a teaser for Volume 1: Eldritch Horror. Presented in its entirety is a single short story from the upcoming inaugural collection, hinting of things yet to come: “Wetwork”, by Brendan Detzner Brendan Detzner is the author of the “Charlie Harmer” stories featured on the Pseudopod horror podcast, as well as … Continue reading
Soft launch of the site today. More to come later.