BSFA Awards 2021 – four writers and artists on the Long List

We’re delighted to share the news that four Shoreline of Infinity writers and artists have been nominated for the longlist for the BSFA Awards for 2021. These are: Best Short Fiction Long list The Alien Invasion, by Ely Percy (Issue 28) Shutdown/Restart, by Jo Ross-Barrett (Issue 27) The Ghosts of Trees, by Fiona Moore (Issues […]

Shoreline Favourites of 2021

We asked our reviewers to share some of their 2021 favourites. Yes, it’s not easy working for Shoreline of Infinity … Ann Landmann, Reviews Editor Callum McSorley Favourite book: At Night All Blood Is Black by David Diop (translated by Anna Moschovakis) – Incredible prose, horrifying and deeply affecting, a book that will stick in […]

Shoreline of Infinity awarded funding from Creative Scotland

We are very pleased to announce that the we were successful in a bid for funding for 2022 from Creative Scotland. What does this mean? This is the summary from our funding application: “Shoreline of Infinity Group (SoIG) is a cooperative group for creatives who produce science fiction. Since 2015 we have run events (over […]

Flash Fiction Competition 2021 – The Top Ten Stories

At Christmas, everyone enjoys the thrill of a ghost story. This year, we wanted a science fictional ghostly tale to scare the bejeesus out of us. You did not disappoint. Our judging panel of English students from Edinburgh University were highly impressed by all the submissions, and yes it was hard to choose from them all. […]

Shoreline of Infinity 27 hits the virtual shelves

We have a great range of stories this issue. Callum McSorely takes us deep under the Antarctic ice to explore strange worlds and a murder; Jo Ross-Barrett introduces us to a neurodivergent AI; Jack Schouten presents a futuristic body-swapping take on the King’s Shilling; and RV Neville’s first published story features a washing machine interrogation […]

Tobi Ogundiran nominated for Shirley Jackson award for Shoreline of Infinity story

We’re absolutely thrilled to bits to announce that Tobi Ogindiran’s story Isn’t Your Daughter Such a Doll has been nominated for best short story for the The Shirley Jackson Awards. Tobi’s story was published in June 202 Shoreline of Infinity 18,  the Spotlight on BAME special issue edited by Tendai Huchu and Raman Mundair. We are all […]