Luna Station Quarterly is a speculative fiction magazine featuring stories by emerging women authors.
Now in our 8th year!

Superblog Issue #6: She’s a Nonfiction Extraordinary Authoress

by Lady Morse Code

Hello and welcome to the new year, Extraordinary Authoress Leaguers and beloved civilian readers! I, Lady Morse Code, thought we might kickoff 2017 with something, or well someone, out of our normal box. Most of the members of the League of Extraordinary Authoresses are fiction writers but there have been a few nonfiction gals to […]

Book Review: The Crystal Gryphon

by Wendy Van Camp

Book Name: The Crystal Gryphon Author: Andre Norton First Published: 1972 Alice Mary Norton was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Her first writing experience began as editor of a literary page in the school’s paper called The Collinwood Spotlight. During this time, she wrote her first book, Ralestone Luck, which was eventually published as her second […]

Superblog #4: The Bayou Kraken Reaches Out!

by Lady Morse Code

Welcome back, SuperReaders! ************************************************************************************ As always, I am your ever-so-humble SuperHostess, Lady Morse Code, and this is the League of Extraordinary Authoresses interview series. Today we have a tentacled, top hat-wearing SuperWriter to introduce you to… The Bayou Kraken!!!!! So, we’re just going to jump right into the murky waters of this interview. LMC: Welcome, […]

Women Writing Men

by Cheryl Wollner

Even though my year of reading books by women ended in May, it continues to shape which authors I read. But it’s more than reading books by women, it’s reading books with challenging and intricate female protagonists. As I explored in a previous post, there is a gender gap not just in the gender of […]

Superblog#2: Meet Star Phantom

by Lady Morse Code

Welcome back fans of female superhero writers! ************************************************************************************************** If this is your first time to visit the League Of Extraordinary Authoresses, have no fear! You can go back to visit the first issue by following the link at the bottom of this post or just start by reading this one. No backstory or prologue really needed. […]

Superissue #1: Meet Lady Morse Code!

In a world where superheroes are scarce, Luna Station Quarterly brings you, the one, the only… Lady Morse Code! ****************************************************************************************************** Hello literate citizens of the world, I am Lady Morse Code. Welcome to my Superblog! In this blog series of heroic proportions, I’ll be introducing you to the amazing members of my League of Extraordinary […]

Submissions are Open!

by Cheryl Wollner

Thinking about submitting your brilliant fiction to LSQ? It’s time to stop thinking and click submit. We want to read your work so send it our way! If you’re a female author writing speculative fiction who believes women tell amazing stories worth reading and sharing, then you’ll fit right in. Submissions close August 15th 2016. […]

A Year of Books by Women

by Cheryl Wollner

The first thing I did after college was commit to a year of reading books by women and non-cis men. It’s been a full year since I began my quest to read books by women and that year has come to a close. Since May 2015 I have read: Doomsday Book* Parable of the Sower* […]

Impossible Standards

by Cheryl Wollner

I’m in the middle of reading books by women for a year and it’s a struggle to find comic books which fall within this definition. According to Bleeding Cool, in April 2015, only 17.6% of DC’s writers were women. Only 8.9% of Marvel’s writers were women from the same month and year. With my comic […]