Sorcery, without the ketchup.

Selkies infest Lake Michigan.

The Lady of Shallott takes up residence in Trump Tower.

A pale man stalks the city’s vulnerable souls.

Hades and Persephone reunite at their condo on the Gold Coast.

The heir to the Irish Throne works a dull desk job.

A necromancer finds the love of his life in the morgue of Northwestern Hospital.

A Cubs fans sells his soul—and more—for his team.

Fantasy’s never tasted like this before.


Follow Terry Galvan for hair-raising Windy City magic.




Deep Dish @ Volumes Bookcafe

Deep Dish is Volumes Bookcafe Sci-Fi & Fantasy quarterly reading series. Join us:

Thursday October 11, 2018


1474 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Laura Young
Gordon Dymowski
Terry Galvan
Emily Capettini
with hosts Mary Anne Mohanraj and Chris Bauer

Grab a glass of wine or a coffee and settle in for an evening of quality stories.


Unreal – October 2018

What: Unreal is Chicago’s premier fiction open mic.

Where: Schuba’s Tavern on Southport and Belmont in the upper lounge

When: 6:30-9pm, 3rd Tuesday of every month

Who:  Chelsea Fiddyment hosts a lively open mic of Chicago’s most colorful fiction writers performing their most experimental fiction.

Join us for a drink & some real weird stories.

Anyone can read and order selection is random (name on a slip of paper drawn out of a hat). Reading must be under 7 minutes.

More info here: