Author: Noel Chidwick

Shoreline of Infinity Flash Fiction Competition 2017 – The Winners!

We are pleased to announce the winners of our first Flash Fiction Competition – They are: Matthew Castle for A Choice for the Golden Age Runners-up: SK Farrell Pauline and the Bahnians Marija Smits ATU334 The Wise The winners were announced by judges Eric Brown and Pippa Goldschmidt at Shoreline of Infinity’s Event Horizon at Frankenstein’s in Edinburgh on 7th December 2017, also livestreamed around the world. Here’s what the judges had to say about the stories: 1) “A Choice for the Golden Age” by Matthew Castle. A worthy winner of the contest. A powerful story which is not only...

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Shoreline of Infinity Flash Fiction Competition – The Shortlist

The judges went to work, and here are the results of their deliberations. The top six are are follows (in alphabetical order of author). Well done everyone! Author Story Title Matthew Castle A Choice for the Golden Age Laura Duerr The Quantum Window SK Farrell Pauline and the Bahnians Maria Haskins In The Rose Garden Art Lasky A Modest Proposal Marija Smits ATU334 The Wise Thanks again to all those who contributed. Just to remind you, the top three stories will be published in Shoreline of Infinity 10, due out next week on the 8th December, and available for...

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Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon THURSDAY 7th December 2017

A monster evening of science fiction at its liveliest. We’re trying out a new home – bring pitchforks and flaming torches.* Come help us celebrate Issue 10 of Shoreline of Infinity with some fine entertainment. with DJ Atticus Oldman of the Steampunk Almanac Poetry from Rachel Plummer and Beth Cochrane Swords and SciFi with M Harold Page Science fiction songs from Painted Ocean Other Colours – a Christmas drama by the Infinitesimals Jonathan Whiteside and Ben Blow, adapted from a story by Michael F Russell Announcing the winners of Shoreline of Infinity’s Flash Fiction Competition 2017 – Eric Brown and Pippa Goldschmidt with...

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Shoreline of Infinity Flash Fiction Competition – The Longlist

The clocks go back today, and Shoreline of Infinity moves forward. We were absolutely delighted with the response to our first Flash Fiction competition for our readers – thanks to all of you who spent time over the summer crafting your 1,000 words. The judges, Eric Brown and Pippa Goldschmidt were mightily impressed with the overall quality of the stories, which, of course, made their task delightfully difficult. With me along to hold their coats and to ensure no soup was spilled in the intense discussions, we are now pleased to announce the shortlist (in alphabetical order of writer):...

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Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon 8th November 2017

Another fine feast of frolicsome science fiction Words from Cat Hellisen, Andrew J Wilson Dramatic ‘Poe-etry’ from Harken Theatre Puzzlings by Paul Holmes and wonderful, glorious music from Aurora Engine (no earlier than) 7.30pm, Wednesday 8th November 2017 The Banshee Labyrinth 29 Niddry Street Edinburgh www.thebansheelabyrinth.com and featuring the world-famous Shoreline Raffle. [intense_blockquote color=”#fcf772″ font_color=”#5c5555″ border_color=”#6b6767″ border_radius=”10%” width=”33%”] “Shoreline of Infinity, we learned, are the go-to in Scotland for science fiction poetry, prose and performance.” –Just for Culture [/intense_blockquote]  “Welcome fellow travellers, to our Event Horizon. Rest your weary bones, we’re only just beginning.”...

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