Vision: A Resource f

 Lazette Gifford
Publisher & Editor


New on the shelves!

As a writing community, we are always pleased to announce publications by site members.  Check out the Forward Motion Bookstore as well!

Help a deserving Book Coverauthor! Preorder
Holly Lisle's
Last Girl Dancing today!
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Midnight Rain -- Final Production CoverMidnight Rain
By Holly Lisle

is available at your local bookstore



Ghosts in the Snow

by Tamara Siler Jones

is available at your local bookstore.


Dog Warrior

by Wen Spencer

is available at your local bookstore.



cover for URBAN SHAMAN, from Luna Books, June 2005

Catie (Site member CEMurphy) has just confirmed the titles for her Bombshell novels. They will be The Cardinal Rule, The Firebird Deception, and, assuming they buy it, The Phoenix Law. The Cardinal Rule will be out in December 2005 from Silhouette Bombshell! under the pen name Cate Dermody.

Her first book, Urban Shaman, will be out in June.  Be sure to check out this issue's Interview with her as well!

Lynn Viehl's (S. L. Viehl) If Angel's Burn made it to the U.S.A. Today Best Seller List!

She has just signed a contract for four devotional novels. 



Sarah Jane Elliott's (Site member Dolphin Girl) short story, Blood Ties, will appear in Fantastic Companions, edited by Julie E. Czerneda. It has an April 2005 release date from Fitzhenry & Whiteside.

And that's her story that inspired the cover!


Lazette Gifford sold her second chapbook collection to Yard Dog Press.  Star Bound will be out soon.  She will also have half of a Yard Dog 'Double Dog' edition (Think Ace Doubles).

She also signed a contract for two science fiction books with Aio.

Between a Rock and a God's Place will appear in the October 2005 issue of Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine.

The Rites of Spring is available at Twilight Times Ezine and will be available in a print edition soon.

Carter (site member arrvee) has a dark mainstream/borderline horror short story, Real Monsters, appearing in volume 8, number 2 of The Harrow.

Site member Welder of Fire (Nemesis) has a poem, Waking Up, that will be appearing in the June 2005 issue of KidVisions

Site Member Violet's short story, To Chase the Dark, appeared under the name Michelle R. Rasey in the Gothic Revue.

Site Member Gisele L.'s poem, Magic Cure, will appear in the September issue of KidVisions. This is her third consecutive poem published there.

Justin Stanchfield (Site Member Justinvs) received the James B. Baker Award for his short story Steel Birth. Also, another story, Winter's Touch, will appear in Black Gate #8.

Site Member DreamingArrow's debut story, Just a Bet, will appear in the September 2005 issue of KidVisions.

Erin Hartshorn (Site Member Erin_M_H) sold her first short story, Snake in the Grass, to Carnifex Press for their Clash of Steel: Book 2 - Assassins chapbook.