Donations are Good for the Soul…and for Cthulhu

Canadian money. Image: Xiaozhuli. Creative Commons.

Innsmouth Free Press survives thanks to our book sales and donations. Sadly, so far this year, we haven’t had many donations. In past years, we’ve run small fundraisers to get the $1,500 or so dollars that help us operate. We don’t want to consider a formal fundraiser, yet, but we thought we might ask if you’d consider donating a few dollars to help Innsmouth stay healthy.

We know times are tough, but every penny helps us create and maintain awesome …

IFPDonations are Good for the Soul…and for Cthulhu

Giveaway: “Stitches,” an Irish horror-comedy

IFPGiveaway: “Stitches,” an Irish horror-comedy

Sword and Mythos Opens to Submissions

The Sword and Mythos anthology opens to submissions today, closing February 15, 2013. Sword and Mythos is an anthology paying professional rates (5 cents per word), looking for short fiction of up to 5,000 words that combines the pulp genres of Cthulhu Mythos with sword and sorcery. Stories can be sent in English, French, or Spanish. Cover artwork (right) is by Nacho Molina Parra.

We want tales that combine any element of the Cthulhu Mythos (creatures such as shoggoths, characters …

IFPSword and Mythos Opens to Submissions

Happy New Year!

This year, we’ve got some changes in format coming at Innsmouth Free Press. First up, we’re switching to a columns-only format for our regular nonfiction. The TV reviews and such will continue in their usual format, but under the authors’ column headings. So, for example, J. Keith Haney will continue to review Grimm as part of his column, so look for those reviews under his heading.

Also, you may have noticed that we have been introducing news for books and …

IFPHappy New Year!

Welcome to Sword and Sorcery Week

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series Sword and Sorcery

Merry Christmas!

Today is the first day of Sword and Sorcery Week. From December 25 through December 31, each day, we’ll have articles on the topic of sword and sorcery from our publisher, editor and various contributors.

The slush for our Sword and Mythos anthology starts January 15. You can find the guidelines here.

Happy Holidays, everyone!…

IFPWelcome to Sword and Sorcery Week

Twelve Days of Mushrooms

Do you want to win a hardcover copy of Fungi and an amazing mushroom art print? Well, now’s your chance! From December 25 to January 5, tweet a fun fungal factoid to @innsmouthpress and include a link to Each time you tweet, you get an entry! Tweet as many times as you want!

In January, we’ll randomly draw names. One person will get a hardcover copy of Fungi and an amazing limited edition giclee print featuring cute morel mushrooms! …

IFPTwelve Days of Mushrooms