"I spent several years living abroad in India and Africa before marrying a mad scientist and settling down to live and write in Minneapolis."
"I live in Plymouth MN. Publication credits and samples of my writing appear on my website and in the Files section. I work from home so that I can be convenient..."
"Minneapolis-based playwright, prosaist, and copy editor/proofreader. My spec tends to focus on the extraordinary in the mundane and the mundane in the extraordinary...."
"Dark fiction writer. Rock star. Computer exorcist."
"I have a degree in Electrical Engineering, but I like to tell people that I fix broken mechanical pencils for a living. That way, people know what I'm like."
"As a kid, I read every SF novel in the library. I grew up reading all the greats and I still revere Isaac Asimov--I even own his two-volume autobiography. My first..."
"Hello, my name is Margaret, and I'm a postdoc at the U of M St. Paul campus. In my spare time I like writing spec fic, blogging, and baking. If it's geeky,..."
"Looking for gentle peer pressure to write and finish fiction."
"Mostly grew up in a rural part of New York State, between two places of a couple hundred people each. Probably oldest in this group; born 1943. Have lived in..."
"My first (and so far biggest) major sale was to SCIFI.COM with "On Bookstores, Burners, and Origami." Since then, I have been accepted for publication..."
"My name is Tim Rocheford. I’ve been writing since I was a kid, but only decided to take it seriously a couple years ago after placing second in a writing contest...."
"Lurker with enabling/promotional bent."
"Hilary's gentle nag and first reader."
"Working on two novels currently. One is a standard fantasy novel and the other is YA Urban Fantasy."
"I write dark speculative fiction, focusing on short stories and flash fiction. I'm also a submissions editor (a fancy title for 'slush reader') at..."
"Award winning Specfic author and editor from Hopkins, MN. Three novels, two collections, four novellas and 80+ short stories published. Editor of the Minnspec anthol..."
"I've always written one way or another, when I was a teen it was mostly angst poetry. My writing runs the gamut of lenth and type. My first love has always..."
"I am Hilary Moon Murphy. I write and sell fantasy short stories in the Minneapolis area.
Talk to me by clicking the contact organizer button or writing on..."
"Retired corporate attorney. Fiction: writing a fantasy, a series of murder/
crime/corruption mysteries based on real cases, a novel about "the SHIFT",..."
Minnesota Writers of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, Magical Realism, Horror -- If you're exploring the worlds beyond mainstream literature, MinnSpec welcomes you.
Come to network, hear readings from works in progress, swap story critiques, and talk shop. Our members range from those just starting out to established authors with multiple book contracts.
Want to know more? Check our About Page, or read one of our group's anthologies!
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