Best Military SF Contest

Baen Books has announced a contest to determine the Best Military Science Fiction, although it appears they are asking readers to vote for the Best Military Science Fiction as published in the anthology Year’s Best Military Science Fiction and Space Opera Award, edited by David Afsharirad. Voting is open until August 31, 2015 with the winner being announced at DragonCon, held the weekend of September 4-7. The winner will receive a plaque and a $500 prize.
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New Tangent Assistant Editor

Tangent Online editor and publisher Dave Truesdale has announced that Bryan Thomas Schmidt has accepted the position of Assistant Editor for E-Zines for the on-line short fiction review magazine. Schmidt will be responsible for ensuring that tangent has broad coverage of the current e-zine markets.

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Daily Science Fiction

A new webzine, Daily Science Fiction is scheduled to begin publication. Founded by Jonathan Laden and Michele Barasso, the site plans to e-mail a short story each day to its subscription list. Their current plan is for a free subscription list with stories ranging from 100 to 10,000 words. Laden attended Clarion and has published stories in Writers of the Future and Electric Velocipede.

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