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!

Book Cover Last Girl Dancing
By Holly Lisle

is available at your local bookstore


Talyn -- Final Production CoverTalyn
By Holly Lisle

is available at your local bookstore



By S.L Viehl

is available in local bookstores



By S.L. Viehl

Is available in local bookstores!



If Angel's Burn

by Lynn Viehl

is available at your local bookstore.

If Angel's Burn made it to the U.S.A. Today Best Seller List!

Illuminated Manuscripts
Edited by Lazette Gifford
(And including her Story, Gift of the Nile)
(Cover art also by Lazette Gifford)

Available through Dragon Tooth Fantasy Ebooks

Other Forward Motion Writers appearing in the anthology are Cheryl Peugh with The Northwatch and Fred S. Dubson with A Dragon's Tale.

Lazette's short story, Blood of the Clan (based on a pre-production copy of the SpirosBlaak game from Green Ronin) is available on line and in a print supplement to the game.

Lazette sold a short story, Peter T. Cat's Christmas Tale: Cat and Mouse Games, to Whortleberry Press's upcoming Christmas Cat book.  She has done the cover art work as well.


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 2005Urban Shaman

by C.E. Murphy

is available at your local bookstore.


Left Horse Black

by S.J. Reisner (Site Member Stephjr)

is available at your local bookstore or from the ArcheBooks in ebook and hardcover.


Isabel Pelech (site member Izunya)'s short story The Wine Dark Sea has been accepted by Black Gate.

Ruth Anne (Site Member RuthAnne) sold her short story Find that Dachshund! to the Mennonite children's magazine, On the Line.

Steve Moody's first publication appears in the anthology: Sinister Sleuths: The Ghostbreakers

Michelle R. Rasey (Site Member Violet)'s short story, Catalytic Poltergeist, will be appearing in

Site member AJ Caywood has the following publications coming soon:

Uncover Courage by Anna M. Jones, a non-fiction inspirational short appearing in the Spring 2007 release of LIVE Christian Magazine
Walking with Hobbits by AJ Caywood, a non-fiction short appearing in Lembas for the Soul Anthology by White Tree Press


Site Member classrule's first publication is a flash story called Do You Believe in the Sun. It will appear soon in Flash Me Magazine

Gisele LeBlanc (Site Member Gisele L.) has sold her non-fiction article about ladybugs, Beneath Crimson Wings, to Wee Ones. It will appear, accompanied by artwork, in the May/June 2006 issue.

Bonnie R. Schuzman (Site Member Bonnie) sold her short story Nuptials to Sorcery & Science for the September issue.

Site Member bondgirl's short story, Bountiful Harvest, will be published in the September issue of Sorcery & Science, under her pen name, Elizabeth Boyce.