Lyndsie Manusos

Lyndsie Manusos’s fiction has appeared in PANK, SmokeLong Quarterly, and other publications. She holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and has worked in web production and content management. When she’s not nesting among her books and rough drafts, she’s chasing the baby while the dog watches in confused amusement. She lives with her family in a suburb of Indianapolis.

10 Speculative Short Story Collections to Enjoy in 2021

Look out for these 2021 speculative short story collections featuring fables from Pakistan, urban legends, gothic horror and more, including Reconstruction: Stories by Alaya Dawn Johnson.

25 Must-Read New Fantasy Books

Get your fill of escapist delights with these must-read new fantasy books, from collections to novels and novellas out this year like Zen Cho’s The Order of the Pure Moon Reflected in Water.

How to Make a Toddler Reading Nook

Build a cozy and accessible toddler reading nook that your child will love with these tips.

16 Funny Short Stories and Books to Brighten Your Mood

In the midst of researching news reports and washing your hands, here is a list of 16 funny short stories and books to brighten your mood.

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With all the news and excitement surrounding the author, it's the perfect time to indulge in some clothing, pins, and more Sarah J. Maas gifts.

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Some of the most magical quotes from THE TEN THOUSAND DOORS OF JANUARY.

What Is Speculative Fiction?

What is speculative fiction? You may get a different answer depending on who you ask. Read on to explore this concept, along with examples.

15 Science Fiction Short Stories To Take You Out of this World

We're in a new golden age of science fiction, especially science fiction short stories. These are some of the best stories you can read right now online.

Why Some of the Best Fiction of 2019 is 1,000 Words or Less

A short fiction fan takes a look at some of the best recent examples of flash fiction available online and through literary magazines.

Monstrous Affections: Exploring Romance and Monsters

Taking a look at a few great reads that explore the concept of monsters who love, and the complicated narratives of romance and monsters.