You can now read my 100-word drabble about hauntings on alien planets in the Martian Magazine! I have not attempted microfiction since, oh, my highschool years, I think, and I'm happy to say I had a blast with this one! Additionally, do consider taking a longer look around the Martian, because there are so many… Continue reading Story time! “Hallowed Halls” out now in The Martian Magazine!
Author: Adriana C. Grigore
Yearly Round-up – 2022
[Romanian version below] Well, we got through this year too! It was a pretty eventful one from a writerly point of view, with so many surprises and more stories out in the world than I had expected. I'll list those down below, along with some submission stats for who's into that kinda thing! Done in… Continue reading Yearly Round-up – 2022
Story time! “It Passed by Morning” out now in Unthinkable!
The wait is over! As of now, Unthinkable: A Queer Gothic Anthology is out in the world! In it, you'll find my spooky snowed-in romance, featuring: a non-binary witch with wooden bones, a mysterious woodsman with a secret, and an unsettling forest caught in an endless snow storm. Also, don't miss the online launch TODAY… Continue reading Story time! “It Passed by Morning” out now in Unthinkable!
Story time! “Seams of Iron” out now in The Future Fire!
Happy to announce that a reprint of my story, "Seams of Iron", is now available to read online in The Future Fire! Originally part of Common Bonds: An Aromantic Speculative Anthology, "Seams of Iron" is a partial retelling of H. C. Andersen's "The Wild Swans", which has to be one of my favourite fairy-tales growing… Continue reading Story time! “Seams of Iron” out now in The Future Fire!
Unthinkable Book Launch – Online at The Portobello Bookshop 🎃
It's finally spooky season! Unthinkable: A Queer Gothic Anthology will be released on Thursday, the 27th of October, just in time for Halloween! On the same day, we're gonna have an online book launch at The Portobello Bookshop (7-8pm BST), which will also include yours truly. Frankly, this is only the second book launch I'm… Continue reading Unthinkable Book Launch – Online at The Portobello Bookshop 🎃
Story time! “Easy Garden Flowers Broth” out now in Deathcap and Hemlock!
I'm pleased to announce that you can now read my recipe-shaped flash fiction, "Easy Garden Flowers Broth Recipe", in Deathcap and Hemlock! 💐 They're a fairly new publication that publishes tiny, creepy morsels (hah!) in the form of uncanny recipes, and I eagerly urge you to check them out, because their whole vibe makes me… Continue reading Story time! “Easy Garden Flowers Broth” out now in Deathcap and Hemlock!
Cover reveal + pre-order links for the Unthinkable & Unspeakable Anthologies!
An only slightly belated announcement that the cover reveal for the queer gothic anthologies Unthinkable and Unspeakable was last Friday! After a successful Kickstarter campaign, both of these anthologies will come out in October 2022. In case you haven't managed to pre-order them there, you can now do so on the Haunt Publishing website (links… Continue reading Cover reveal + pre-order links for the Unthinkable & Unspeakable Anthologies!
Kickstarter live! “Unthinkable: A Queer Gothic Anthology” from Haunt Publishing 💀
UPDATE: Fully funded! Keep an eye out for when it comes out in autumn! Been sitting on this for a while, so I'm happy to finally say that the Kickstarter for Unthinkable (as well as its prequel anthology, Unspeakable), is now live! Among many other amazing stories, in Unthinkable you'll also find my spooky snowed-in… Continue reading Kickstarter live! “Unthinkable: A Queer Gothic Anthology” from Haunt Publishing 💀
“Se îndoaie după vânt” – Q&A, moodboards, bălmăjeli
Trecură două - două - săptămâni de la apariția cărții, așa că m-am gândit să mai zic câte ceva despre ea, și să pun aici și răspunsurile la unele întrebări din Q&A-ul de săptămâna trecută. N-o să fie nimic nou, doar varii lucruri să bătătoriri de câmpuri puse deja pe Instagram sau pe Facebook, ca… Continue reading “Se îndoaie după vânt” – Q&A, moodboards, bălmăjeli
Story time! “String Potpourri” out now in Fusion Fragment #11
Very happy to announce that my story, "String Potpourri", can now be read in Fusion Fragment! Follow the link below to get a copy (pay what you want or free) and get the extra material of me recommending a couple novellas and gushing over obscure musicals in the Q&A. Originally written in Romanian around 2018… Continue reading Story time! “String Potpourri” out now in Fusion Fragment #11