Luna Station Quarterly is a speculative fiction magazine featuring stories by emerging women authors.
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Featured Story

"A Sea Without Oysters"

by Megan Lee Beals

These beaches that cut your feet to ribbons, high banked and rock filled, with half a hundred oysters in between every step, used to be free of shells. Empty. Once, long ago, there were no oysters in the ocean. Just one little Oyster who lived in a village by the sea. But there were still […]Read More...

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Writing Conflict

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Years ago, a friend years ago gave me the manuscript of her paranormal romance novel to read. The writing was good, but the main character did not change from the beginning to the end. She was also suspiciously similar to my friend (this is a “Mary Sue” which is an idealized character based on the […] Read More & Comment...

Please welcome Issue 019 to the stage!

September 1, 2014

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Weekly Wrap-Up – 8.30.14

August 30, 2014

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To Sequel or Not to Sequel? Pet Peeves About Prolonging the Story

August 29, 2014

I attended a presentation recently about writing sequels and series which was incredibly interesting Read More...

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August 28, 2014

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A Note on “literature” From Your Friendly Neighborhood Librarian

August 27, 2014

Excuse me, may I have a rant? Well, regardless of your answer, I am going to take one, anyway. Si Read More...

Good news abounds!

August 26, 2014

This is the first of a few upcoming posts delivering exciting news from the LSQ editorial team. Yay! Read More...

Chelsea Hodson and Measuring Literary Success

August 26, 2014

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Book Review: Black Apples – 18 New Fairytales, edited by Camilla Bruce & Liv Lingborn

August 25, 2014

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Weekly Wrap-Up – 8.24.14

August 24, 2014

Time for another weekly wrap-up. This week really flew by for me, how about you? If you're lookin Read More...

Fantasy Expanded

August 22, 2014

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