Category: News

New Guest Blog at JaneFriedman.com

rejection fantasy scifi author Shana Scott

I’m excited to have a guest blog, “When You’re Just Not Ready for Rejection,” up at JaneFriedman.com. If you ever read about the constant rejection you have to go through to achieve your dreams and felt sick to your stomach, this is the article for you.

New Article Publication

Image Credit: NASA/ESA/Hubble Heritage Team

One of my articles is featured as a guest blog on the Society of American Archivists’ blog. “Digitizing the Stars: Harvard University‚Äôs Glass Plate Collection” is about the early astronomical photographic techniques, the female computers who studied them, and what the Harvard Observatory is doing to bring all that data into the digital age.

New Poem in Darkling’s Beasts & Brews

Darklings Lycan Valley Press

Darkling’s Beasts and Brews published by Lycan Valley Press is now available for pre-order.

Donation Button Available

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A donation button is now available on my website for anyone who would like to support my writing career.

New Story!

New Story Fantasy Sci-fi author Shana Scott

I’m celebrating a new story coming out in the anthology Mind Candy Too.

SFWA Membership!

fireworks author Shana Scott

I’ve officially made one of my writing goals by becoming a member of the SFWA!

Change of Pen Name

As of now, I’ll be switching my pen name from S. L. Scott to Shana Scott to avoid confusion with another author. On my publications page any stories published as S. L. Scott will be noted. Thanks for following me, and I hope to…

Escape Pod: A Cure for Homesickness

celebrate author Shana Scott

“A Cure for Homesickness” is now available in audio and print format on Escape Pod’s podcast.

New Story Available

fireworks author Shana Scott

“The Curse of Manorville House” is officially available for purchase. An elderly woman living in a retirement home finds herself drawn into a journey to another dimension to break a curse that brings death to any resident visited by a strange cat.

Mirrors & Thorns

Mirrors & Thorns is now officially available for order in both print and ebook format. My story, “Maria Morevna and the Deathless One” is included. The characters are very loosely based off of two in Russian folktales: Maria Morevna and Koshchey the Deathless One….