Author Spotlight: Gretchen Tessmer

Which author is your biggest inspiration? Ha! Oh, I can't pick one. That's impossible. Um, Dickens for character names (and also writing Bleak House), Yasmina Reza for dialogue, Neil Gaiman for Neverwhere, the Bronte sisters for melodrama, Douglas Adams for life, the universe and everything...and a thousand others for a single scene or random line …

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Author Spotlight: George Nikolopoulos

Which author is your biggest inspiration? Over the years I've been inspired by many authors. In my early high school days my biggest inspiration was Anatole France, and, after I started reading SF, Ursula K. Le Guin. Later it was Douglas Adams, J.R.R. Tolkien, Roger Zelazny, among many others. Currently I'm hooked on George R.R. …

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Author Spotlight: Christina Sng

Which author is your biggest inspiration? Robert R. McCammon What’s your favorite science fiction short story, book, movie? Robert R. McCammon’s short story Something Passed  By (, which still haunts me till today, his post-apocalyptic novel Swan Song, and a tie between the movies Deep Rising and Serenity. What advantages do you think flash fiction has …

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