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Event Horizon - Myths and Legends

Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon – Myths and Legends

8pm Thursday 13th May 2021 A cabaret of mythic proportions! This live event will feature myth and folklore influenced music, prose and poetry readings, plus a bonus extra-special inside look...

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Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon – Ken MacLeod’s Road Trip

8pm Thursday 15th April 2021 Ken MacLeod's Road Trip takes us from Scotland through the north of England and London to the far side of the Earth. Three talkative passengers...

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Shoreline of Infinity 29

Print and digital edition

Stories from:

Adriana KantchevaB.G. Alder, Ben Blow, E.M. Faulds, Callum McSorley, Ida Keogh, Jack Schouten, Louise Hughes, Maya Chhabra, Richard Gregson, Tim Major

 

Winning stories of the Flash fiction competition: science fiction ghost stories 

SF poetry from: R.V. Neville, Sarah Bricault, William Stephenson

Noise and Sparks: The New, Normal by Ruth EJ Booth

Interview with Ken MacLeod

Cover by Stephen Daly

This issue is published in paperback and digital formats: PDF, Kindle and ePub

 

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Alba ad Astra – Scotland’s forgotten history of space exploration

Edited by Madeleine Shepherd

Introductions by Ken MacLeod and Pippa Goldschmidt

The first human being in space was Russian. The first man on the Moon was American. However, the space race is a marathon, not a sprint. Startling evidence suggests that the longest rocket flight ever made was a classified Scottish project.

Alba ad Astra is a collaborative thought experiment celebrating Scotland’s industrial and technological heritage. Documents, photographs and testimonials have been collected by Madeleine Shepherd and contributors such as Andrew J. Wilson and Kirsti Wishart. These fragments reveal a secret part of Scotland’s history – or a new mythology.

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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...

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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...

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Shoreline of Infinity at the Cymera Roxy Takeover

Shoreline of Infinity' at the Cymera Roxy Takeover - Visit us in the Creatives Hall by day, and join us for Event Horizon by night. Ken MacLeod book launch at...

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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...

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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...

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Shoreline Of Infinity Pushing the Boat Out

Join Shoreline at Edinburgh's first International poetry Festival.

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Previous issues

Shoreline of Infinity 28

Disabled and neurodivergent people’s issue New stories from Callum Dougan, Ely Percy, M. Shaw, Scott Talbot Evans, Louise Hughes, This...

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Shoreline of Infinity 27

New stories from Callum McSorley, Jo Ross-Barrett, Jack Schouten, R V Neville Poetry from Christopher Collingwood Alex Storer visits The...

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Shoreline of Infinity 26

Spotlight on science fiction by trans, nonbinary and gender-nonconforming writers Stories and poems from: B.G. Alder, Beth Martyn, Danielle Froom, Freiya Benson, Harry Josephine...

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Books and Publications

Ace Doubles by Eric Brown

Ed Bentley’s wife has left him and he's been dropped by his publisher. Still, it’s not the end of the world. All he has to do is ghost-write a science-fiction...

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MILK by Stref

"So what is MILK? It's not really a graphic novel, as it is comprised of a collection of short stories but it's not really an anthology either. I see it...

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The Last Robot, and Other Science Fiction Poems

Birthed in the body shop, polished by the nurse, it rests in your arm without movement or thought, until you speak. — from ‘Robot Baby' Jane Yolen has won the...

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Latest Reviews

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...

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It’s the End of the World: But What Are We Really Afraid Of? by Adam Roberts

It’s the End of the World: But What Are We Really Afraid Of? Adam Roberts 288 pages Elliott & Thompson Review by Ken MacLeod No one would have believed in...

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To Sleep in a Sea of Stars, by Christopher Paolini

To Sleep in a Sea of Stars Christopher Paolini 878 pages Tor Review by Andrew Chidwick Ever since the days of Tolkien, maps have been a beloved staple of the...

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