2019 Flash Fiction Competition: A Twist of Reality – The Winners!

Winner  Simon Fung – Those Who live by the Shawarma Runners-up  Emma Levin – Search History Anna Ziegelhof – Dimenso-yarn Ad Copy, draft  We’re delighted to announce the winner of the 2019 Shoreline of Infinity Flash Fiction Competition. Simon’s story is a worthy winner – here’s what the judges say: “A great twist on reality – […]

2019 Flash Fiction Competition: A Twist of Reality – The Shortlist

Here we go – the top 8 stories. Congratulations to all listed here. Next stop – 1 winner and 2 runners-up, to be announced at Event Horizon on 12th December.  —Noel Chidwick Editor Shoreline of Infinity  The Top Eight Simon Fung – Those Who live by the Shawarma Tom High – The Secret Dan Korgan […]

Event Horizon 12th December 2019 – Quiz Night and Flash Fiction Competition Results

Test your knowledge – it’s Science Fiction and Fantasy Quiz Night! Hosted by Cymera Quiz GuruJames AndersonplusPoetry from Aileen Ballantyne Danielle Farrow reads the winning entries from the 2019 Shoreline of Infinity Flash Fiction Competition With your MC Russell ‘Christmas Cracker’ Jones Bring a team or join a team on the night – all skill […]

2019 Flash Fiction Competition: A Twist of Reality – The Longlist

By crikey we’ve had some fun with this collection of stories. This year we chose a different approach to judging. We teamed up with six students of English Literature at Edinburgh University, all of whom took the third-year Reading Science Fiction course. A big thank you goes to this year’s judges: Dodo Charles, Emma Hughes, […]

Event Horizon 14th November 2019 Scotland in Space

  Shoreline of Infinity’s Expedition to Mars Launching the Scotland in Space anthology   Orbiting the R** planet with: Mars fiction – Pippa Goldschmidt Space fact – Alastair Bruce Mars chat – Elsa Bouet & Sean McMahon Space poetry, music and video – beamed from Mars MC and bad jokes – Russell Jones and the action-packed […]

Event Horizon 10th October 2019

Shoreline of Infinity’s Event Horizon Two Launches in One Night! Oh, how we spoil you…: Prose: Jonathan Whitelaw – launching The Man in the Dark 
Reading from Shoreline of Infinity 16: Debbie Cannon 
Poetry: Laura Watt
s Stunning Words: Andrew J Wilson 
MC and bad, bad jokes: Russell Jones Rap and instrumental:
 Texture and the action-packed prize-filled […]

Shoreline of Infinity and Ruth EJ Booth shortlisted for British Fantasy Awards 2019

British Fantasy Society, British Fantasy Awards 2018 Shoreline of Infinity is delighted to declare that we have been shortlisted for Best Magazine/Periodical in this year’s British Fantasy Society’s Awards. And, Ruth EJ Booth is also shortlisted for best non-fiction for her thoughtful and engaging column, Noise and Sparks.  After two rounds of nomination and voting […]

Ada Palmer, Jane Yolen, Jo Walton, and Rachel Plummer – The Return!

  Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon – The Return Festival Science Fiction & Fantasy special featuring: Ada Palmer Jane Yolen Jo Walton Rachel Plummer MC Russell Jones 7pm – 8.30pm Wednesday 21st August 2019 Blackwell’s Bookshop 53-62 South Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1YS tickets £10 (full), £7.50 (conc.) Order your tickets below.   Jane Yolen pic: […]

Event Horizon at Cymera! 8th June 2019

Event Horizon at Cymera – Edinburgh’s first science fiction, fantasy and horror writing festival Words from Jane Yolen Music from Atzi Poetry from Rachel Plummer Live audio drama from the Infinitesimals The winning stories from the story competition MC Russell Jones  Guest appearances from: Aliette de Bodard Gareth L Powell Tade Thompson and the action-packed […]