Aurora Awards

Canadian Science Fiction & Fantasy Association

2022 Eligible Works

These are the current eligibility lists for the 2022 Aurora Awards.

To be eligible the work must have been published (or the event taken place) in 2021.

For more information on how the Eligibility Lists function, including how works are added to the Eligibility lists, please visit our Eligibility Rules Page.

While we try whenever possible to eliminate any mistakes, if do you find any errors in this list, please contact us and let us know.

 

Aurora Awards Eligibility Lists
Best Novel Eligibility

Wendy, Darling, A.C. Wise, Titan Books
The Immortal Blood, Abby Lane, SPK Publishing
The Fallen, Ada Hoffmann, Angry Robot Books
Barnacle Passage, Al Onia, Al Onia
The Third Redux, Al Onia, Al Onia
The Centaur’s Wife, Amanda Leduc, Random House
The Bone Shard Emperor, Andrea Stewart, Orbit
Annie and the Wolves, Andromeda Romano-Lax, Soho Press
The One and Only Crystal Druid, Annette Marie, Dark Owl Fantasy Inc.
Adventures in Godhood, Arlene F. Marks, Brain Lag Publishing
In the Company of Witches, Auralee Wallace, Berkley
The Book of Urania, Brendan Myers, Arcana Elements
Soulstar, C.L. Polk, Tordotcom
The Goddess of Nothing At All, Cat Rector, Tychis Media
Juniper Wiles, Charles de Lint, Triskell Press
The Apollo Murders, Chris Hadfield, Random House Canada
Axis of Andes, D.G. Valdron, Fossil Cove Publishing
New World War, D.G. Valdron, Fossil Cove Publishing
Red X, David Demchuk, Penguin Random House
The Quantum War, Derek Künsken, Solaris
Darkwood, Deven Kane, Smoke Valley Press
A Few Good Elves, Diane Morrison, Aradia Publishing
Tying the Knot, E.C. Bell, Tyche Books
The Doomsday Book of Fairy Tales, Emily Brewes, Dundurn Press
Jade Legacy, Fonda Lee, Orbit
Satellite Love, Genki Ferguson, McClelland & Stewart
Threader Origins, Gerald Brandt, DAW Books
Equillibrium, Glynn Stewart, Faolan’s Pen Publishing
A Darker Magic, Glynn Stewart, Faolan’s Pen Publishing
Eyes of Tomorrow, Glynn Stewart, Faolan’s Pen Publishing
Drifter’s Folly, Glynn Stewart, Faolan’s Pen Publishing
Fortitude, Glynn Stewart, Faolan’s Pen Publishing
Mage-Commander, Glynn Stewart, Faolan’s Pen Publishing
Evasion, Glynn Stewart, Faolan’s Pen Publishing
Hall of Smoke, H.M. Long, Titan Books
Areana and the Mountain of Blood, Helga R Paxton, Helga R Paxton
Valentina & Ludin – Loves of Réalpöol, Helga R Paxton, Helga R Paxton
The Hard Side of the Moon, Hugh A. D. Spencer, Brain Lag
Bad Actors: The Multiverse Refugee Trilogy: Second Pi in the Face, Ira Nayman, Elsewhen Press
Insatiable Nix, J.J. Reichenbach, Buried Crown Publishing
Gutter Child, Jael Richardson, HarperAvenue
Beyond the Stone, Jamieson Wolf, Renaissance Press
Dinghies & Deceit, Jane Glatt, Tyche Books
Cults of Death and Madness, John Haas, Wordfire Press
Spectrum, Julie E. Czerneda, DAW Books
A Fate of Wrath & Flame, K.A. Tucker, K.A. Tucker
The Game Designers, Karl Johanson, Neo-opsis Publishing
Cursed Luck, Kelley Armstrong, K.L.A. Fricke Inc.
A Twist of Fate, Kelley Armstrong, K.L.A. Fricke Inc.
High Jinx, Kelley Armstrong, KLA Fricke
Paper & Blood, Kevin Hearne, Del Rey
The Memory Collectors, Kim Neville, Atria Books
Ambush, Krista D. Ball, Self-published
Gatekeeper’s Deception I – Deceiver, Krista Wallace, Krista Wallace
Gatekeeper’s Deception II – Deceived, Krista Wallace, Krista Wallace
Shadows of Blood, L.E. Derekson, Sky Step Publishing
Witchslayer’s Scion, L.T. Getty, Champagne Books
Dealbreaker, L.X. Beckett, Tor Books
Now and Forever, Lee F. Patrick, Javari Press
Bane of All Things, Leo Valiquette, Inkshares
Becoming Crone, Lydia M. Hawke, Michem Publishing
Hell Bound, Marie Bilodeau, S&G Publishing
Moonshine, Marisol Charbonneau, Arcana Elements
Fear and Longing in Los Angeles, Mark Leslie, Stark Publishing
Fright Nights, Big City, Mark Leslie, Stark Publishing
Barbarians of the Beyond, Matthew Hughes, Spatterlight
The collection of Jacqueline Melrose, Michael Gillett, Self-published
Cast in Conflict, Michelle Sagara, Mira
Rose, Mike Bryant, Brain Lag
Sins & Science, Natasha Tremblay, Brain Lag
A Broken Darkness, Premee Mohamed, Solaris
A Connecticut Gumshoe in Sherwood Forest, Randy McCharles, Tyche Books
The Second History, Rebecca Silver Slayter, Doubleday Canada
One in the Hand, Rhonda Parrish, Poise and Pen Publishing
Winterstruck, Sara C. Walker, Sara C. Walker
Innate Magic, Shannon Fay, 47North
A Court of Honey and Ash, Shannon Mayer, Kelly St. Clare, Hijinks Ink Publishing
Gilded Filth, Shirley Meier, Lutria Press
Prince Under The Mountain, Shirley Meier, Lutria Press
Yume, Sifton Tracey Anipare, Dundurn Press
Yampellec’s Idol, Skyla Dawn Cameron, Self-published
Freedom’s Law, Stephen B. Pearl, Brain Lag
The God is Not Willing, Steven Erikson, Macmillan
A History of What Comes Next, Sylvain Neuvel, Tordotcom
Rabbits, Terry Miles, Del Rey
Hearts Strange and Dreadful, Tim McGregor, Off Limits Press LLC
Fatal Depth, Timothy S. Johnston, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Ltd.
An Island of Light, Timothy S. Johnston, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Ltd.
Blackout Odyssey, Victoria Feistner, Brain Lag
Plum Duff, Victoria Goddard, Underhill Books
The Godstone, Violette Malan, DAW

Best YA Novel Eligibility

The Boi of Feather and Steel, Adan Jerreat-Poole, Dundurn Press
The Forgotten Memories of Vera Glass, Anna Priemaza, Harry N. Abrams
A Dark and Hollow Star, Ashley Shuttleworth, Margaret K. McElderry Books
Bloody Spade, Brittany M. Willows, Brittany M. Willows
Hunting by Stars, Cherie Dimaline, Penguin Teen
The Life and Deaths of Frankie D., Colleen Nelson, Dundurn Press
The Gilded Serpent, Danielle L. Jensen, Tor Teen
The Great Bear, David Alexander Robertson, Puffin Canada
The Medusa Deep, David Neil Lee, Popular Press
The Princess Electric, Derek Silver, Fusionpunk Press
Aetherbound, E.K. Johnston, Dutton Books for Young Readers
Star Song, Edward Willett, Shadowpaw Press
The Gold Flame of Senica, Elizabeth Whitton, Kettlescon Press
This Golden Flame, Emily Victoria, Inkyard Press
Coffee Shop Between The ‘Verses, Éric Desmarais, Renaissance Press
The Crosswood, Gabrielle Prendergast, Orca Books
The School Between Winter and Fairyland, Heather Fawcett, Balzer + Bray
Renew, Jenna Greene, Foundations Book Publishing
These Wicked Delights, Jessi Elliott, Jessi Elliott
The Wolf’s Curse, Jessica Vitalis, Greenwillow Books
Secrets of a Town Cursed, Joan Jedy, RCN Media
Banished to the Fifth Planet, Joan Jedy, RCN Media
The Serpent’s Fury, Kelley Armstrong, Puffin Canada
Children of the Fox, Kevin Sands, Viking Books for Young Readers
The Mermaid and the Unicorns, L.T. Getty, Black Unicorn Books
A Rush of Wings, Laura E. Weymouth, Margaret K. McElderry Books
Spell Sweeper, Lee Edward Födi, HarperCollins
Blood Like Magic, Liselle Sambury, Margaret K. McElderry Books
The Bear House (#1), Meaghan McIsaac, Holiday House
The Wild Ones, Nafiza Azad, Margaret K. McElderry Books
Logical Magic, Nicole A. Oliver, Nicole A. Oliver
Longshadow, Olivia Atwater, Starwatch Press
The Coming Storm, Regina M. Hansen, Atheneum Books for Young Readers
The Bones of Ruin, Sarah Raughley, Margaret K. McElderry Books
Sisters of the Snake, Sasha Nanua, Sarena Nanua, HarperTeen
Finding Izzy, Sheryl Doherty, Wood Dragon Books
Rising Like a Storm, Tanaz Bhathena, Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Walking in Two Worlds, Wab Kinew, Penguin Teen
Iron Widow, Xiran Jay Zhao, Penguin Teen

Best Short Story Eligibility
In Anticipation of Their First Transformation, Adam Israel, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Chramn of the Wizard's Pingo, Adam McPhee, Dream of Shadows
Influencing Mars, Adam McPhee, Ahoy Comics
Root Mother, Adria Laycraft, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
Beat The House, Al Onia, On Spec
Heavenstair, Al Onia, JayHenge (Titanic Terastructures, anthology)
The Peculiar Problem at the Municipal Pool, Alexander Winfield, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
Good Girl, Alistair Bibby, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
Clocks Are Meaningless Here, Altaire Gural, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
The Contract, Altaire Gural, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
The Light of Stars, Amanda Sun, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Rec and Dec, Andy W. Taylor, On Spec Magazine #117
A Furtastic Gathering, Angèle Gougeon, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Bemused, Arlene F. Marks, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
The House at the End of the World, Ashley Deng, Augur Magazine (Issue 4.1)
M is for Matronymic, BD Wilson, G is for Ghosts (Poise and Pen Publishing)
The Selkie's Skin, Bev Geddes, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Unknown Number, Blue Neustifter (Azure), Self-published
Synchronicity and Sonata, Brandon Crilly, Pulp Literature Issue 29, Winter
Soulmark, Brandon Crilly, Fusion Fragment #7
Two More Days to Sydney, Brandon Crilly, Gaia Awakens: A Climate Crisis Anthology
Birdie, Brenda Carre, Pulp Literature #31
Road Kill, Brenda Carre, Pulphouse Fiction Magazine #14
The Hollow Oath, Brent Nichols, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Fish Eye, Byrne Montgomery, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Cenotaph, C. J. Lavigne, Augur Magazine (Issue 4.2)
Clear Waters, C.J. Cheung (Calvin Jim), Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Wednesday's Child, C.J. Lavigne, Fusion Fragment #7
C Is for Crows/Metal Crow and Ghost Crow, C.S. MacCath, Poise and Pen Publishing
The Moon, C.S. MacCath, Poise and Pen Publishing
Going to Ground, Candas Jane Dorsey, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
The One That Gets Away, Casey June Wolf, Food of My People (Exile Editions)
The Winterfae, Cassandra Arnold, Gilbert and Hall Press
The Diviner, Catherine MacLeod, Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Tyche Books
Lurkers in the Leaves, Chadwick Ginther, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
Midnight Man versus Carrie Cthulhu, Chadwick Ginther, Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Tyche Books
`Til Death is Done, Chadwick Ginther, Poise and Pen
Chewing Through Wire, Chris Kuriata, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Grandpa's Eye on the Afterlife, Chris Kuriata, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers’ Society
The Dance of Abundance, Colleen Anderson, Food of My People (Exile Editions)
The Search, Colleen Anderson, Pulp Lit #31
Unmasked, Colleen Anderson, Flametree Publishing Newsletter: Crime & Mystery
Lady of the Bleeding Heart, Colleen Anderson, Love Letters to Poe
To you, my time loop, Connor Mellegers, Speculative North
The Day the Earth Didn’t Stand Still, Craig Bowlsby, Neo-opsis Science Fiction Magazine
Frankenstein vs the Great Ape, D.G. Valdron, Duel of the Monsters, Vol 2. (Wild Hunt Press)
The World's First Fireproof Woman, Dale L. Sproule, Emanations #9: When a Planet was a Planet
The Dream Harvesters, Dale L. Sproule, Psychedelia Noir (Arctic Mage Press)
The Headmaster's Closet, Dale L. Sproule, Psychedelia Noir (Arctic Mage Press)
Bloodbath (VHS, 1987, director unknown), David Demchuk, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
A Feather for Mrs. Edmond, David Demchuk, There Death Are Dead anthology, Crystal Lake Publishing
Starship Solitaire, David F. Shultz, Fusion Fragment #5
The Sunset Warrior, David F. Shultz, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Least Conscious Unit, David F. Shultz, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
A Terrible Thing To Waste, David Perlmutter, Medium.com
The Canadian Invasion, David Perlmutter, Pulp Literature Issue #32
Live From Katahdin Hills, Derek Nason, Fusion Fragment #7
Red Like Cherries or Blood, Desirae May, Food of My People, Exile Editions
A Soldier in the Army of Love, Diane Morrison, Lesbian Historic Motif Podcast
The Mysterious Death of Mr. Park, Diane Morrison, Cossmass Infinities
For the Flesh and the Machine, Don Miasek, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
The Dead Tree Gift, E.C. Bell, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Naked Samantha, Eddie Generous, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
Casey's, Edward Willett, The Modern Deity's Guide to Surviving Humanity, Zombies Need Brains LLC
Thibauld's Tale, Edward Willett, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
You Cannot Return to the Burning Glade, Eileen Gunnell Lee, Reckoning 5: creative writing on environmental justice
In A Village Without Dogs, Eileen Gunnell Lee, Fusion Fragment #4
When the Snowshoe Hare Turns White, Eileen Gunnell Lee, Nightmare Magazine
The Silent Confirmation of a Notable Thing, Eileen Gunnell Lee, Friends Journal
The Orbital Bloom, Eileen Gunnell Lee (& Christi Nogle), Fusion Fragment #6
33 Raz Street, Elisha May Rubacha, Food of My People (Exile Editions)
Elesa's Eyes, Elizabeth Whitton, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers’ Society
Second Thoughts, Eric Choi, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Making that left turn at New Albion, Éric Desmarais, JenEric Designs
That Fish Sex Movie, Fiona Moore, On Spec
The Ghosts of Trees, Fiona Moore, Shoreline of Infinity
Things Can Only Get Better, Fiona Moore, Abyss&Apex
Lucky, Fiona Moore, Every Day Fiction
Something in the Water, Fiona Moore, Ab Terra
The Great and the Terrible, Fiona Moore, Fudoki Magazine
How Not to Die, Fran Skene, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
Mighty Quinn, Geoff Hart, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
Time, Yet, Gerald Brandt, Zombies Need Brains
The Game Will be Mortal, Gillian Secord, Cossmass Infinities
Spam Stew and the Marm Minimalist Bedroom Set From Ikea, Gord Grisenthwaite, Food of My People (Exile Editions)
The Eternity Machine, Graham J. Darling, Dark Matter Magazine (#6, Nov-Dec 2021)
The Expedition, Greg Fewer, Page & Spine: Fiction Showcase
Aftermath, Greg Fewer, Page & Spine: Fiction Showcase
Incident at a Long Haul Rest Stop, Greg Fewer, Flash in a Flash
Treasure Hunt, Greg Fewer, Lovecraftiana 6(3) (Halloween 2021) (Rogue Planet Press, ASIN B09KF8QWB8; ISBN 979-8754497948)
The Hexman Who Came for Dinner, Gregg Chamberlain, Something Wicked This Way Rides (Dark Owl Publishing)
Coffee Break, Gregg Chamberlain, Black-Eyed Peas on a New Year's Day: An Anthology of Hope (Book View Cafe)
Meal Ticket, Gregg Chamberlain, Crunchy with Ketchup from Wolfsinger Publications
And Now This Important Message, Gregg Chamberlain, Unbreakable Ink Vol. 1 (Indomitable Ink)
Little Wild Girls, Halle Gulbrandsen, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers' Society
Sister Martin of the Stars, Heather Clitheroe, Fusion Fragment #7
Groven, Heather Osborne, This is in the Novella Category (9,000 words) please do NOT use this item
The Happy Medium, Helen Marshall, There Death Are Dead anthology, Crystal Lake Publishing
Anamnesis in Ruins, Heli Kennedy, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
Vesta for Beginners, Holly Schofield, Utopia Science Fiction
When Ada Is, Holly Schofield, Analog Science Fiction and Fact
Plain Sight, Holly Schofield, The Selkie's Very Much Alive anthology
Message Found in a Variable Temporality Appliance, Ira Nayman, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
Goddess Given Advice: A Triptych, Ira Nayman, Dark Dragon Press
Apple Night, J. Y. T. Kennedy, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
I Remember Paris, James Alan Gardner, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
The Last Breath of Summer, Jameson Grey, Chlorophobia: An Eco-Horror Anthology, Ghost Orchid Press
Sisters of Iron, Janet K. Nicolson, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers' Society
Maslow Meets the Mayfly Moon, Janet Smith, Pulp Literature, Issue 31, Summer
Caged Potential, Jared Cappel, Utopia Science Fiction
Speaking to Power, Jean-Louis Trudel, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Echoes, Jess Landry, Independent Legions Publishing
They're Called Visits, Joanna Graham, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers' Society
The Caterer, Joe Davies, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Number Hunnerd, Joel McKay, Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Tyche Books
Tuny, Julie Hiner, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
The Baleen Bellow, Justin Dill, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
The Veil Between, Karin Lowachee, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
A Grave Between Them, Karina Sumner-Smith, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Weaponized Boredom, Karl Johanson, Neo-opsis Science Fiction Magazine
The Forgotten City, Kate Kelly, Neo-opsis Science Fiction Magazine
Ferry Back the Gifts, Kate Story, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Pho Cart No. 7, Kathy Nguyen, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Virus, Kellee Kranendonk, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Shadow Sight, Kelley Armstrong, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
Cold Blessing, Kelsey Hutton, Pulp Literature Issue 32, Autumn
Hidden Depths, Kevin Cockle, Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Tyche Books
Death Shot, Konn Lavery, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
The Twelve Days of Dating, Krista D. Ball, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
To Escape the Hungry Deep, KT Bryski, LampLight Magazine
Wax Agatha, KT Wagner, Starward Shadows
Winter's Flower, KT Wagner, Pulp Literature #29
The Library Ghost, Lauryn Mercredi, Every Day Fiction
Train of Souls, Lauryn Mercredi, Dreamers Creative Writing Magazine
The Instructions, Leah Bobet, Neon: A Literary Magazine
The Mysteries, Leah Bobet, Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet
Between the Worlds, Lee F. Patrick, On Spec (#115)
Professor Pandemonium's Carnival of Chaos, Lena Ng, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
La Joconde, Leslie Beckmann, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
Attempted Murder, Leslie Wibberley, Pulp Literature Issue 32, Autumn
Ruby Ice, Lisa Carreiro, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Tuli, Lisa Gregoire, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers' Society
Where the Hearth Is, Lisa Timpf, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Degrees of Separation, Lisa Timpf, The Lorelei Signal (Jul - Sept 2021)
Trencherman, Liz Westbrook-Trenholm, Food of My People (Exile Editions)
The Final Shift, Lori Jean Rowsell, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
The Guardian, Lori Jean Rowsell, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
The Calm of the Herd, Lori Jean Rowsell, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
Plumcake, Lynn Hutchinson Lee, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Wild Hunt, Lynne M. MacLean, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
Decoherence is a Lady, Lynne Sargent, Daily Science Fiction
Can't Bear the Ego, Lynne Sargent, The Arcanist
A Generation of Darkness, Lynne Sargent, Orion's Belt
Peril on Gargara-5, M.J. Lyons, Microcosm Publishing
Queer Werewolves Destroy the Oligarchy, M.J. Lyons, Microcosm Publishing
The Coach Girl, M.L.D. Curelas, Clockwork, Curses, and Coal (World Weaver Press)
The Adventure of the Pale Death, M.L.D. Curelas, Sherlock Holmes: Further Adventures in the Realms of H.G. Wells Volume One (Belanger Books)
X is for X-Ray, M.L.D. Curelas, G is for Ghosts (Poise and Pen Publishing)
Frankenstein was the Scientist, Margaret A. Hanson, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
When Resin Burns to Tar, Maria Haskins, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
The Silence of the Stars, Marie Bilodeau, 99 Tiny Terrors (Pulse Publishing)
Wesley Evonshire, Matt Cahill, Fusion Fragment #7
The Cat and the Merrythought, Matthew Hughes, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
The Wolf You Feed, Melanie Marttila, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Solstice, Melissa Nelson, Pulp Literature Issue 32, Autumn
The Bao Queen, Melissa Yuan-Innes, Food of My People (Exile Editions)
Shooting at Warner’s Bay, Michèle Laframboise, Asimov’s Vol.45 9-10
Bhut, Michelle F. Goddard, Pulp Literature Issue 30, Spring
The Next Waltz, Mike Rimar, On Spec Magazine #117
Vomitus Bacchanalius, Mike Thorn, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
Starless, Miriam H. Harrison, Frost Zone Zine
Of the Stars, Miriam H. Harrison, Peach Velvet Mag
Offerings, Nathan Adler, Food of My People, Exile Editions
The Last Farewell, Nicola Kapron, Neo-opsis #30
Splits, P.A. Cornell, Cossmass Infinites
Tabula Rasa, P.A. Cornell, Departure Mirror Quarterly
Lost Beyond the Lights, P.A. Cornell, Little Blue Marble
Bonding with James, Pamela Kenney, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
Summertime in the Void, Patrick Johanneson, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
The Atlas, Patrick Johanneson, Cloud Lake Literary
The Mathematics of Fairyland, Phoebe Barton, Lightspeed Magazine
The Ghosts of Liberty Street, Phoebe Barton, It Gets Even Better: Stories of Queer Possibility
Those Who Float On Currents of Earth, Premee Mohamed, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
Nobody Suspects a Granny, R. A. Clarke, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
I am a Quine, I Cannot Change, R. Keelan, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Sainte-Noyale, Ranylt Richildis, Fusion Fragment #7
Black Wings, White Kheer, Rati Mehrotra, Podcastle
Eighteen Days of Barbareek, Rati Mehrotra, Uncanny Magazine
The Witch’s Diary: Adventures in Hut-sitting, Rebecca Brae, Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Tyche Books
The Teeth Have It, Rebecca Brae, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
The Bletted Woman, Rebecca Campbell, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, March/April 2021
The Yule Wolf, Rebecca M. Senese, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Purple City, Rhonda Parrish, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
Two Loyal Dogs (And a Hornhead in an Apple Tree!), Rhonda Parrish, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Robocare, Rich Larson, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Requiem for Brian, Rio Murphy, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Cheeseburger Philosophy, Robert Bose, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
The Last Wave, Robert Bose, WonderShift (The Alexandra Writers’ Centre Society)
TheTale of Empress Sarassa and the Pilgrim, Robert Dawson, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
Exit Duty, Robert Runte, William and Mary Review
Al/ice, Robert Runte, Shoreline of Infinity #21
Hand Delivered, Robert Runte, On Spec Magazine #116
The Changeling and the Bully, Robert Runte, Mythic: A Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine, #17
Fami's Watch, Robert Runte, Polar Borealis #20
Rex Invictis, Robert W. Easton, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
The Resurrectionist, Robin Riopelle, The Ghost Story Magazine
Fat Apocalypse, Robin van Eck, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
The Good Girls, S.M. Beiko, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
My Mother's Garden, Sally McBride, Food of My People (Exile Editions)
The Night Journey, Samah Fadil, FIYAH Literary Magazine
Kraken, Sang Kim, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Adeline de Grimstead, Sara C. Walker, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
The Bluebird Code, Sara C. Walker, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
The Accidental Dominatrix, Sarah L. Johnson, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
Weed by Night, Sarah L. Johnson, DEMAIN PUBLISHING
Corn Dogs, Sarah L. Johnson and Robert Bose, Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Gravesend, Sarah L. Johnson and Robert Bose, Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, The Seventh Terrace
A Knot of Sea Wives, Sarah Van Goethem, Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Tyche Books
Storm Surge, Scott Shanks, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers' Society
Tiny Pieces, Sharon Overend, Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker
Radium Girl, Sofi Papamarko, Radium Girl, Buckrider Books
Something to Cry About, Sofi Papamarko, Radium Girl, Buckrider Books
Muneera and the Moon, Sonia Sulaiman, FIYAH Literary Magazine
From Whole Cloth, Sonia Sulaiman, ArabLit Quarterly
The Only Road, Susan Forest, Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Shadowpaw Press
Laughter Among the Trees, Suzan Palumbo, The Dark Magazine
Of Claw and Bone, Suzan Palumbo, The Dark Magazine
Papa and the Steam Rifle, Suzanne Church & Stephen Kotowych, SFRA Review, Vol. 51, No. 4 (Fall 2021)
Ghost Story, Sylvia Leong, Pulp Literature Issue 29, Winter
A View from the Cheap Seats, Sylvia Son, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
The Lady In The Devil's Eye, T.J. Miller, Dark Lane Anthology: Volume 10 (Dark Lane Anthologies)
There Are No Cheeseburgers at the End of the World, Tapanga Koe, Food of My People, Exile Editions
Shake the Disease, Tiffany Morris, Fusion Fragment #7
When Evening Arrives, Tiffany Morris, Apex Magazine
Into the Sunset Eternal, Tiffany Morris, Dreadstone Press
Shifting Gears, V. F. LeSann (Megan Fennell and Leslie Van Zwol), Home for the Howlidays, Tyche Books
Thorns, Vera Hadzic, Hexagon SF Magazine, issue 6/Fall 2021
Paying the Bills, Virginia Carraway Stark, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
The Countdown Clock, Virginia O'Dine, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Yet Another Roadside Manifestation, Wayne Santos, Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Enfield & Wizenty
Hoarders, Xauri'EL Zwaan, WolfSinger Publications
Fall From the Heavens, Y. M. Pang, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers' Society
Dress of Ash, Y.M. Pang, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Otherwhen, Zandra Renwick, Fusion Fragment #5
The Epiphany Engine, Zandra Renwick, Dark Lane Anthology: Volume 10 (Dark Lane Anthologies)
Just Another Date Night on the Highway Out of Town, Zandra Renwick, Pulp Literature Magazine, Issue 32, Autumn
Nightshift in Strange Rain, Zandra Renwick, Mystery Weekly Magazine
Of Wrath, Zandra Renwick, Black Static (Issue 78/79, Spring 2021)
Other When, Zandra Renwick, Neo-opsis Science Fiction Magazine (Please use Otherwhen and not this items)
Best Novelette/Novella Eligibility
A Little Village Blend, 'Nathan Burgoine, Bold Strokes Books
The Walking Son, Eddie Generous, The Seventh Terrace
Diamond Stars and the Galactic Heist, Éric Desmarais, JenEric Designs
Haunt Me, Gemma Files, Crystal Lake Publishing
Excalibur Lost, Glynn Stewart, Faolan's Pen Publishing
Groven, Heather Osborne, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Shards, Ian Rogers, Tor Books
The Night Belongs To Us, Jess Landry, Independent Legions Publishing
Allaigna's Song, JM Landels, Pulp Literature, Issue 29, Winter and Issue 31, Summer
Decay in Five Stages, Julie E. Czerneda, Derelict (Zombies Need Brains Books)
Owen's Terrarium, Julie Hiner, Julie Hiner
Ballgowns & Butterflies, Kelley Armstrong, K.L.A. Fricke Inc
Snowstorms & Sleigh Bells, Kelley Armstrong, K.L.A. Fricke Inc
A Question of Navigation, Kevin Hearne, Subterranean Press
To Push Back the Darkness, Lisa Timpf, JMS Books
Lay Down Your Heart, Liz Westbrook-Trenholm & Hayden Trenholm, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Heir, M.J. Lyons, Microcosm Publishing
Shelter for the Damned, Mike Thorn, JournalStone
Suture, Nic Brewer, Book*hug Press
The Annual Migration of Clouds, Premee Mohamed, ECW
These Lifeless Things, Premee Mohamed, Solaris
And What Can We Offer You Tonight, Premee Mohamed, Neon Hemlock Press
The General's Turn, Premee Mohamed, The Deadlands
The Road to Hell is Paved with Parsnips, R.J. Hore, Champagne Books
'Twas the Week before the Night, R.J. Hore, Champagne Books
The Language Birds Speak, Rebecca Campbell, Clarkesworld
The Return of the Sorceress, Silvia Moreno-Garcia, Subterranean Press
Summer of Our Discontent, Tyler Keevil, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
The Difficult Loves of Maria Makiling, Wayne Santos, Solaris
Best Graphic Novel Eligibility
Four Faces of the Moon, Amanda Strong, Annick Press
Cyclopedia Exotica, Aminder Dhaliwal, Drawn & Quarterly
Complete the Quest: the Poisonous Library, Brian McLachlan, Imprint
Simon and Chester: Super Detectives, Cale Atkinson, Simon and Schuster
The Adventures of Sgoobidoo, Cathon, PowPow Press
The All-Nighter #1-4, Chip Zdarsky, Comixology Originals
Stillwater vol. 1 – Rage, Rage, Chip Zdarsky, Image
Afterlift vol. 1, Chip Zdarsky and Jason Loo, Penguin / Random House
The Silver Coin vol. 1, Chip Zdarsky and Michael Walsh, Image
The Last Witch: Fear & Fire, Conor McCreery, Boom! Box
Youth vol. 1, Curt Pires and Alex Diotto, Penguin / Random House
SIGNAL Saga v.1 : S.I.G.N.A.L. and the GOOD, Dominic Bercier (written and illustrated) and Craig S. Yeung (inks), Mirror Comics Studios
Laser Moose and Rabbit Boy vol. 4: As the Deer Flies, Doug Savage, Simon and Schuster
Better Place, Duane Murray, Top Shelf Productions
Beyond the Breach #1 - #5, Ed Brisson, Aftershock Comics
Goblins, Ellipsis Hana Stephens, Goblins
Avatar – The Last Airbender: Toph Beifong's Metalbending Academy (collection), Faith Erin Hicks, Dark Horse Comics
Shadow Life, Hiromi Goto, First Second
Damned Cursed Children vol. 1, Howard Wong and Josh Stafford, Source Point Press
Captain Canuck Season 0 - Sur Surray, Jay Baruchel – Kalman Andrasofszky – Ho Che Anderson, Chapterhouse
Captain Canuck vol 4 – Season 4 – Invasion, Jay Baruchel and Conor McCreery, Chapterhouse
Moon Knight #1-6, Jed MacKay, Marvel Comics
The Death of Doctor Strange 1-4, Jed MacKay, Marvel
Colonel Weird: Cosmagog #4, Jeff Lemire, Dark Horse Comics
Gideon Falls vol. 6, Jeff Lemire, Image
Family Tree vol. 3: Forest, Jeff Lemire, Image
Mazebook #1-#4, Jeff Lemire, Dark Horse Comics
The Unbelievable Unteens #1-#4, Jeff Lemire, Dark Horse Comics
Ascender vol. 4: Star Seed, Jeff Lemire, Image
Primordial, #1 - #4, Jeff Lemire, Image
Snow Angels, Jeff Lemire and Jock, 4Twenty
Sweet Tooth: The Return (vol. 1), Jeff Lemire and José Villarrubia, DC Comics
Barbalien Red Planet TP, Jeff Lemire and Tate Brombal, Dark Horse Comics
Questionable Content, Jeph Jacques, webcomic
Stone Star vol. 1: Fight or Flight, Jim Zub, Dark Horse Comics
Tartarus vol. 2: Threading The Infinite, Johnnie Christmas, Image
The Eye Collector #1-5, Jonathan Ball and GMB Chomichuk, Virus Comics
Blue Skies over Nine Isles, Joseph Stilwell and Hugh Henderson (author and illustrator), Pulp Literature, Issue 29, Winter
World Piece, Vol. 1, Josh Tierney, VIZ Media
E-Ratic vol. 1, Kaare Andrews, AWA Studios
It Never Rains, Kari Maaren, Webcomic
The Abominable Charles Christopher, vol. 3, Karl Kerschl, self-published
Crash and Burn, Kate Larking and Finn Lucullan, Astres Press
Road Allowance Era, Katherena Vermette, HighWater Press
Freak Snow #1 - #4, Kevin Roditeli, Behemoth Comics
Intercosmic, Kristina Luu, Webcomic
Shame Volume 5: Hell's Flaw, Lovern Kindzierski, Renegade Arts Entertainment
Thor and Loki – Double Trouble, Mariko Tamaki, Marvel Comics
Crush & Lobo #1-7, Mariko Tamaki, DC Comics
Bigfoot Frankenstein #1-3, Mark Bertolini, Action Lab
Forward, Mason Williams, webcomic
Rangers of the Divide #1 - #4, Megan Huang, Dark Horse Comics
Purgatori #1-3, Ray Fawkes, Chaos Comics
Rat Queens vol. 8: the God Dilemma, Ryan Ferrier, Image
The Mystery of the Meanest Teacher: A Johnny Constantine Graphic Novel, Ryan North, DC Comics
Looking for Group, Ryan Sohmer and Lar deSouza, webcomic
Critical Role: The Mighty Nein. Origins – Jester Lavorre, Sam Maggs, Dark Horse Comics
My Little Pony/Transformers: Friendship in Disguise (TPB), Sam Maggs (with James Asmus and Ian Flynn), IDW
Tell No Tales, Sam Maggs, Kendra Wells, Amulet Books
ParaNorthern: And the Chaos Bunny A-hop-calypse, Stephanie Cooke, HMH Books
Oh My Gods!, Stephanie Cooke & Insha Fitzpatrick, Etch/HMH
Long Distance, Whitney Gardner, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Genghis Con, Yi-Sung Oliver Ho, Daniel Reynolds, and Chris Peterson, Renegade Arts Entertainment
I Breathed a Body, Zac Thompson, Aftershock Comics
Lonely Receiver vol. 1, Zac Thompson, Aftershock Comics
The Gift, Zoe Maeve, Conundrum Press
Best Poem/Song Eligibility

The Spire, A.O. Wallat, Polar Starlight #2
The Galaxies Have Reversed Their Course And Are Hurtling Towards One Another, Andrea Schlecht, Polar Starlight: Magazine of Canadian Speculative Poetry Issue #3 – October, 2021
when the coral copies our fashion advice, Ashley Bao, Reckoning 5: creative writing on environmental justice
The Face on Mars, Bernadette Gabay Dyer, Polar Starlight #1
Kindred, Carla Stein, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
Edouard Manet Stays for Dinner, Carla Stein, Polar Starlight #2
Watchmaker, Carolyn Clink, Polar Starlight #2
Musée Dupuytren, Paris, Carolyn Clink, Polar Starlight #2
Cat People Café, Carolyn Clink, Polar Starlight #3
An Other Revolution, Changming Yuan, Polar Starlight #2
Crows are Being Born Again, Changming Yuan, Polar Starlight #2
On Garbage Collection Day, Changming Yuan, Polar Starlight #2
Red Moon Promised: A Haunting Vision, Changming Yuan, Polar Starlight #3
At Some Future Moment, Changming Yuan, Polar Starlight #3
Siren’s Song, Colleen Anderson, Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Tyche Books
Cinnabar, Colleen Anderson, Shadow Atlas
Giants in Liverpool, Colleen Anderson, TERSE
How the Big Bang Ended, Colleen Anderson, Utopia SF
The Color of Rust, Colleen Anderson, Silver Blade #50
Topsy Turvy, Colleen Anderson, Shelter of Daylight
In the Clubhouse, Colleen Anderson, Shelter of Daylight
Crossroads, Colleen Anderson, Starline 44.2
Millennium’s Edge, Colleen Anderson, Shelter of Daylight
Red Shoes, Colleen Anderson, Penumbric Speculative Fiction
What Goldilocks Learned, Colleen Anderson, American Diversity Report
In Feline Grace, Colleen Anderson, Illumen
Offering, Colleen Anderson, Illumen
Rabbit Foot, Colleen Anderson, Heroic Fantasy Quarterly #47
Hourglass, Colleen Anderson, Burial Day Books
untitled (luring), Colleen Anderson, Scifaikuest
Sacrifice, Colleen Anderson, Scifaikuest
What Lies Beneath, Colleen Anderson, Polar Starlight #1
Midas Touch, Colleen Anderson, Silver Blade #49
untitled (pried open), Colleen Anderson, Otoroshi Journal #1
Widow’s Lament, Colleen Anderson, Weird & Whatnot
Indecent, Colleen Anderson, Curiouser #1
Hand of Fate, Colleen Anderson, Cosmic Horror Monthly #10
Lessons in Spellcasting, Colleen Anderson, Heroic Fantasy Quarterly #48
Black Dogs, Colleen Anderson, Transition Magazine
My Shroud, Colleen Anderson, Transition Magazine
Skull Cups, Colleen Anderson, NewMyths.com
Magic Carpet, Colleen Anderson, Fantasy Magazine #68
Warrior Dreams, Colleen Anderson, Last Girls Club
untitled (spring storms), Colleen Anderson, Starline 44.3
Morrigan & Odin’s Ravens, Colleen Anderson, Shelter of Daylight
Heaven’s Vault, Colleen Anderson, Corvid Queen
Ghost at the Golden Fleece, Colleen Anderson, Starline 44.4
Moonbone Myth, Colleen Anderson, The Life of Books
Mummy’s Curse, Colleen Anderson, Weirdbook Annual
Clear Vision, Colleen Anderson, Silver Blade #51
Thanksgiving, Colleen Anderson, Sunlight Press
Forgotten, Colleen Anderson, Scifaikuest
untitled (blades of grass), Colleen Anderson, Scifaikuest (Nov 2021)
untitled (tears rain), Colleen Anderson, Scifaikuest (Nov 2021)
King’s Suit, Colleen Anderson, Dread Machine
Vampire Girlz, Colleen Anderson, Potters Field #7
Vulcanism, Colleen Anderson, Polar Starlight #4
Upon Discovery, Colleen Anderson, Andromeda Spaceways #85
A Match for Nostradamus, Colleen Anderson, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Cornman, David F. Shultz, Polar Starlight #1
The Experiment, Douglas Shimizu, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Blues, Douglas Shimizu, Polar Borealis #18
Rocketman Down, Douglas Shimizu, Polar Starlight #3
The Darkest Days, Elizabeth Page, Polar Starlight #1
Pipes, Fran Skene, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
Walls, Frances Skene, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
blue gas giant, Greg Fewer, Utopia Science Fiction 2(5)
frost-rimed plain, Greg Fewer, Utopia Science Fiction 2(5)
light sunny breezes, Greg Fewer, Utopia Science Fiction 2(5)
Martian dig, Greg Fewer, Utopia Science Fiction 2(5)
“robots seeking ore”, Greg Fewer, Utopia Science Fiction 2(5)
Searching, Greg Fewer, Polar Borealis #18 (May 2021)
the ship shudders, Greg Fewer, Star*Line, 44.4 (Fall 2021)
Lack of Intel, Greg Fewer, Polar Starlight #3 (October 2021)
Uncaged, Greg Fewer, Polar Starlight #3 (October 2021)
bonfire revelers, Greg Fewer, Scifaikuest xviii(2) (November 2021)
under microscope, Greg Fewer, Scifaikuest xviii(2) (November 2021)
water drips, Greg Fewer, Scifaikuest xviii(2) (November 2021)
Darkness Descending, Greg Fewer, Polar Starlight #4 (December 2021)
Conundrum, Greg Fewer, Polar Borealis #20 (December 2021)
Nuit D’Amour, Heddy Johannesen, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
Unbound, James Grotkowski, Polar Starlight #2
Them + Us, James Grotkowski, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Decipher, James Grotkowski, Polar Starlight #4
Silence, James Grotkowski, Polar Starlight #4
The Door Nobody Opens, Jean-Louis Trudel, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
Revolution, Jennifer R. Slebioda, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
They Never Let Me Sleep, Josh Connors, Polar Starlight #2
Insidious Seduction, Josh Connors, Polar Starlight #2
The Darkness, Josh Connors, Polar Starlight #4
Salvage Song, Julia DaSilva, Reckoning 5: creative writing on environmental justice
Getting the Details Right, KB Nelson, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
Home Improvement, KB Nelson, Polar Starlight #1
A Martian Contemplates Earthrise, KB Nelson, Polar Starlight #1
Exploration of the Last Remaining Edifice on the Fourth Planet of the Blue Star, KB Nelson, Polar Starlight #4
A Headful of Hair, Leah Bobet, Climbing Lightly through Forests: A Poetry Anthology Honoring Ursula K. Le Guin
Trojan Road, Leah Bobet, Plenitude Magazine
Rows of Houses, Leah Bobet, The Deadlands
Island of the Blessed, Lee F. Patrick, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
Tonnstail, Stallion of the Waves, Lee F. Patrick, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
Tonnstail, Stallion of the Waves, Lee F. Patrick, Polar Borealis #17
Undancing the Dead, LeRoy Gorman, Polar Starlight #1
Shapeshifter, LeRoy Gorman, Polar Starlight #1
Everywhere a Sign, LeRoy Gorman, Polar Starlight #3
Rocketeer’s Lament, LeRoy Gorman, Polar Starlight #3
The Inukshuks of Mars, LeRoy Gorman, Polar Starlight #4
Aristocrats of the Future, Liam Siemens, On Spec – Copper Pig Writers’ Society
We Must Believe the Road Ahead is Filled with Light, Lisa Timpf, Utopia Science Fiction
This Future at Least Has Cows, Lisa Timpf, Triangulation: Habitats
Over the Rainbow, Lisa Timpf, New Myths #56/57 (Fall/Winter2021)
Letting Go, Lisa Timpf, Star*Line 44.2 Spring 2021
When We Leave Home for Good, Lisa Timpf, Polar Starlight Issue 3
Cryptic, Lisa Timpf, Polar Borealis Issue 18
Things You Left Behind When the Great Floods Came, Lisa Timpf, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
Confessions of an Old Spacer, Lisa Timpf, Polar Starlight #3
Threads of Saffron, Lynne M. MacLean, Augur Magazine 4.1 (November, 2021)
Lessons from Mother, Lynne Sargent, Climbing Lightly Through Forests: A Poetry Anthology Honoring Ursula K. LeGuin
So You Want to Fly, Lynne Sargent, From Farther Trees
The Worm that Consumes, Lynne Sargent, The Common Tongue Magazine
Careless Harms, Thoughtless Constructions, Lynne Sargent, Liminality
What is enough, Lynne Sargent, Terse
Ruminations on Autonomy, Lynne Sargent, Polar Borealis #20
Internal Microclimates, Lynne Sargent, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
A Courtship of Flame, Lynne Sargent, Polar Starlight #1
Another, Enough, Lynne Sargent, Polar Starlight #1
The Magic of Unions, Lynne Sargent, Polar Starlight #4
From Parallel Worlds, Mahrie G. Reid, Polar Starlight #3
Untitled, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Polar Borealis #18
Autumn Bacchanal, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Polar Starlight #1
Children of the Dreamways, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Polar Starlight #2
The Perils of Using Traditional Practices in Modern Cults, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Polar Starlight #2
The Placebo Effect, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Polar Starlight #3
Climate Change, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Polar Starlight #4
The Frozen North, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Polar Starlight #4
My pillow eats screams, Matt Moore, Polar Starlight #4 (December 2021)
Untitled Void, Melanie Friedman, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
“Golden Ratio”, Melanie Marttila, Polar Starlight #4 (December 2021)
Encoded, Melanie Marttila, Sulphur X, community winner of the 2021 SciArt Poetry Contest (March 2021) Sulphur Literary Journal, vol. 10, 2021, p.102
A Poet’s Apprentice, Melanie Marttila, Polar Borealis Magazine #18
Illusion, Melanie Marttila, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
Learn My Strength, Miriam H. Harrison, Frost Zone Zine #5
The God/Dess of Wonder, Neile Graham, Polar Starlight #1
Blood Spells, Neile Graham, Polar Starlight #1
God of the Apocalypse, Neile Graham, PolarStarlight #2
The God of the Wobbly Menagerie, Neile Graham, Polar Starlight #3
The Goddess of the Vagueries of Fate, Neile Graham, Polar Starlight #4
Riddle of the Sphinx Revisited, Rhea Rose, Onspec
But You Mustn’t Look Back, Rhonda Parrish and Beth Cato, The Dread Machine
The Bunny Man, Richard Stevenson, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
The Aswang, Richard Stevenson, Polar Starlight #1
Pepie of Lake Pepin, Richard Stevenson, Polar Starlight #3
Widow, Richard Van Camp, Food of My People
She Follows, Robert Stevenson, Polar Starlight #2
Terpsichorea, Robert Stevenson, Polar Starlight #2
Ancient City Uncovered, Roxanne Barbour, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Scifaiku #9, Roxanne Barbour, Polar Borealis Magazine #17
Chrysalis, Roxanne Barbour, Polar Starlight #2
Athletes, Roxanne Barbour, Polar Starlight #3
Tray of Sunshine, Roxanne Barbour, Mediuim.com
Federation of Worlds, Roxanne Barbour, Mediuim.com
The River’s Course, Roxanne Barbour, Mediuim.com
The End Of The World, Roxanne Barbour, Mediuim.com
A Body and Its Hunger, Sarah Ramdawar, Apparition Lit
The Confessions of Higgs Boson, Sean Dowd, Polar Borealis Magazine #20
Post Chez Lucien Liason, Sean Dowd, Polar Borealis Magazine #19
Gaia Umi, Sean Dowd, Polar Starlight #1
The Twenty-one Praises of Tara, Sean Dowd, Polar Starlight #4
What a Poem Dreams, Sean Dowd, Polar Starlight #4
Paqtasultieg, Tiffany Morris, Uncanny Magazine Issue 40
Crossroads, Tiffany Morris, Nightmare Magazine
Witnessing, Tiffany Morris, Mermaids Monthly
Joe, Vanessa Cardui, Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories (Laksa Media Groups)
Her Wings, Virginia Carraway Stark, Polar Starlight #1
Plateau, Virginia Carraway Stark, Polar Starlight #4
The Reality of Ghosts, Yilin Wang, Fantasy Magazine #70

Best Related Work Eligibility

The Ghost Sequences, A.C. Wise, Undertow Publications
Sci-Fi Has a Cure Problem, Ashley Deng, SFWA Blog
Food of My People, Candas Jane Dorsey and Ursula Pflug, Exile Editions
Fusion Fragment, Issues #4-#9, Cavan Terrill, Editor, Fusion Fragment
Wingtorn: a fantasy serial podcast, Clare C. Marshall, Faery Ink Press
LEXX Unauthorized: Series 4, Little Blue Marble, D.G. Valdron, Fossil Cove Publishing
Moonbase Theta, Out (podcast series), D.J. Sylvis, Monkeyman Productions
Psychedelia Noir, Dale L. Sproule, Arctic Maze Press
Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Darren Ridgley and Adam Petrash (editors), Enfield & Wizenty
On Spec, Diane L. Walton and On Spec Editorial Collective, Copper Pig Writers’ Society
Shapers of Worlds Volume II, Edward Willett, Editor, Shadowpaw Press
Monster Atlas Volume 2: Europe – Part 3: Eastern Europe, Glenn Kay and Greg Hyland, International Monstergraphic
Short Stories as an End Goal, Holly Schofield, SFWA Blog
The Progressive Apparatus and More Fantasticals, Hugh A. D. Spencer, Brain Lag
James Nicoll Reviews, James Davis Nicoll, Tor.com
Pulp Literature Magazine issue 29-32, Jennifer Landels, Managing Editor, Pulp Literature
True North Country Comics Podcast, John Swinimer, True North Country Comics
Hexagon, issues 4 – 7, JW Stebner, Hexagon Speculative Fiction Magazine
Neo-opsis Science Fiction Magazine, Karl Johanson, Neo-opsis Publishing
Alias Space and Other Stories, Kelly Robson, Subterranean Press
Gwelf: The Survival Guide, Larry MacDougall, Eye of Newt Books
Reckoning 5: creative writing on environmental justice, Leah Bobet and Cécile Cristofari, editors, Reckoning Press
Dreams of the Moon, Lorina Stephens, Five Rivers Publishing
Queer Werewolves Destroy Capitalism, M.J. Lyons, Microcosm Publishing
Home for the Howlidays, M.L.D. Curelas, Editor, Tyche Books
Pulphouse Fiction Magazine #10, Mark Leslie (editor), WMG Publishing, Inc.
Halloween Harvest: A Holiday Anthology, Mark Leslie (editor), WMG Publishing, Inc.
Water: Selkies, Sirens, & Sea Monsters, Rhonda Parrish, Editor, Tyche Books
SF&F Reviews in Ottawa Review of Books, Robert Runte, Ottawa Review of Books
Tyche YouTube (Zoom) Interviews for 2021, Ryah Deines, Tyche Books
Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sara C. Walker, Sara C. Walker
Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, Sarah L. Johnson and Robert Bose (editors), The Seventh Terrace
Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories, Susan Forest and Lucas K. Law (editors), Laksa Media Groups
What Speculative Fiction Writers Can Learn from the Origins and Evolution of the Wuxia Genre, Yilin Wang, SFWA Bulletin

Best Visual Presentation Eligibility

Angakusajaujuq: The Shaman’s Apprentice, Zacharias Kunuk, Kingulliit Productions / Taqqut Productions
Bad Seeds, Claude Cloutier, National Film Board
Brain Freeze, Julien Knafo, Palomar
Come True, Anthony Scott Burns, Copperheart Entertainment / Angel Entertainment
Dune (2021), Denis Villeneuve, Legendary Entertainment
Felix and the Hidden Treasure, Nicola Lemay, 10e Ave
Free Guy, Shawn Levy, Century Studios
Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Jason Reitman, Columbia Pictures
Kicking Blood, Blaine Thurier, director, New Real Films
L’Arracheuse de temps, Francis Leclerc, director, Attraction Images
L’Inhumain, Jason Brennan, Nish Media
Night Raiders, Danis Goulet, XYZ Films
Overlord and the Underwoods, Anthony Q. Farrell, showrunner, MarbleMedia / Cloudco Entertainment
PROMÉTHÉE AU FÉMININ, Marie Farsi, National Arts Council
Run Woman Run, Laura Milliken (Ojibway), Paula Devonshire (Mohawk), Peter James Thornton, Les Films REZolution Pictures
SurrealEstate, season 1, George R. Olson, showrunner/writer/producer, Take the Shot Productions
The Spine of Night, Morgan Galen King (and Philip Gelatt), Gorgonaut
Wynonna Earp, Season 4, episodes 7-12, Emily Andras, showrunner, Seven24 Films

Best Artist Eligibility

Cover Art for Terrace VI: Forbidden Fruit, Aaron Bilawchuk, The Seventh Terrace
Cover art “The Spider” for Polar Borealis Magazine #19, Akem, R. Graeme Cameron
Red World, Blue Star, Dan O’Driscoll, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers’ Society
Advertising for Home for the Howlidays, Dani Parrish, Tyche Books
Cover art “Break Away” for Polar Starlight Magazine #2, David F. Shultz, R. Graeme Cameron
Cover: On Spec VOL 31 No 2 Issue #116, James Beveridge, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers’ Society
Cover Art for Unfortunate Elements of My Anatomy, Janice Blaine, The Seventh Terrace
Cover art “Aurora” for Polar Starlight Magazine #3, Kari-Ann Anderson, R. Graeme Cameron
Cover Neo-opsis 32 & The Game Designers, Karl Johanson, Neo-opsis Publishing
Cover Art for The Walking Son, Konn Lavery, The Seventh Terrace
A Foundation of Lies, cover to Issue 29, Kris Sayer, Pulp Literature, Issue 29, Winter
Cover: On Spec VOL 31 No 4 Issue #118, Lar DeSouza, On Spec- Copper Pig Writers’ Society
Illustration: Canadian Bot and Cartoon: Jurassic Parking, Lynne Taylor Fahnestalk, Amazing Stories/Experimenter Publishing Company
Illustrations in issues 29 – 32, body of work, Mel Anastasiou, Pulp Literature, Issues 29 – 32
Cover Art: The Impossible Resurrection of Grief, Rachel Lobbenberg, Stelliform Press
Cover Art for Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and Memories, Samantha M. Beiko, Laksa Media Groups
Cover art for Matters of Time: an Outliers anthology, Sherwin Tjia, Sara C. Walker
Cover art for Polar Starlight #1, and Polar Borealis #18 and #20, Swati Chavda, R. Graeme Cameron
Helby Island Afternoon, cover issue 31, Tatjana Mirkov-Popovicki, Pulp Literature, Issue 31, Summer
Cover Art for Alternate Plains: Stories of Prairie Speculative Fiction, Terry Corrigan, Enfield & Wizenty
Cover art “Buffalo Witch” for Polar Starlight Magazine #4, Tracy Shepherd, R. Graeme Cameron
Cover Art: The Annual Migration of Clouds, Veronica Park, ECW Press
Cover Art: After the Dragons, Wang Xulin, Stelliform Press
Superbloom, cover Issue 30, Weiwei Xu, Pulp Literature, Issue 30, Spring

Best Fan Writing and Publication Eligibility

Opuntia (Fanzine) #493, January 2021, to #515, December, 2021, Dale Speirs, Dale Speirs
The Hyper Halfling’s Lists, in In*Die Zine #2, #4 and #5 Articles: Gender, and Absolutely, Corrupt Power!, and Summer Remembered, Danielle Stephens, In*Die Zine
WARP (Clubzine) #109, winter 2021 to #110, Spring, 2021, Danny Sichel, Montreal Science Fiction Fantasy Association (MonSFFA)
JenEric Movie Reviews, Éric Desmarais, JenEric Designs
The Obdurate Eye (fanzine) #7 Jan to #14 Dec, 2021, Garth Spencer, Garth Spencer
Book Review: Nightflyers and Other Stories, Greg Fewer, Greg Fewer
Book Review: Judge Dredd: The Apocalypse War, Greg Fewer, Greg Fewer
Fiction: Neighbor, Greg Fewer, Greg Fewer
Stoned, Greg Fewer, Greg Fewer
Encountering Death in the Course of Bibliographical Work, Greg Fewer, Greg fewer
Young People Read Old SFF, James Davis Nicoll, youngpeoplereadoldsff.com (Online)
The Travelling TARDIS, Jen Desmarais, JenEric Designs
Impulse (Club Newsletter) April-May, 2021, Vol.25 #1, Keith Braithwaite, Montreal Science Fiction Fantasy Association (MonSFFA)
In Defense of the Humble Cold Plate: How the Peculiar, Distinct, and Different Enriches Fiction, Krista D. Ball, Krista D. Ball
Canadian SF&F Book and Magazine reviews (28 total – Jan 08 to Dec 31, 2021), R. Graeme Cameron, Amazing Stories (online) Magazine
BCSFAzine (Clubzine) #548 January, 2021 to #550 October, 2021, R. Graeme Cameron, B.C. SF Association
Polar Borealis Magazine issues #17 to #20, R. Graeme Cameron, Editor, R. Graeme Cameron
Polar Starlight Magazine #1 to #4, Rhea E. Rose, R. Graeme Cameron
Starfleet’s Brats, Robin Spittal, Star Trek
Negotiating Power in the Kazon Patriarchy, Robin Spittal, Women at Warp
Spacefaring Civilization, Ron S. Friedman, Quora
Lost in Translation #369 – #402, Scott Delahunt, Psycho Drive-In
Hopepunk: A Genealogical Sketch, Simon McNeil, Simon McNeil
SF&F Book, Magazine and Movie reviews (26 total – Jan, 2021, to Dec, 2021), Steve Fahnestalk, Amazing Stories (online) Magazine
The Baloobius (Fanzine) #5 April, 2021, Taral Wayne, Taral Wayne

Best Fan Related Work Eligibility

The Worldshapers Podcast, Edward Willett, Edward Willett
If This Goes On (Don’t Panic) Podcast, Diane Morrison, Diane Morrison
Two Old Farts Talk Sci-Fi Podcast, David Clink and Troy Harkin, David Clink and Troy Harkin
How I Taught My Dragon: Kindergarten education through genre media, Jen Desmarais and Keladry Desmarais, JenEric Designs
So I’m Writing a Novel… Podcast, Oliver Brackenbury, Oliver Brackenbury
Rogues in the House, Matthew John, Logan Whitney, Deane Geiken, Alex Kostopoulos, Matthew John (and Logan Whitney, Deane Geiken, Alex Kostopoulos)
Sci and Sci-Fi, Ron S. Friedman, YouTube
Broadcasts from the Wasteland, Brandon Crilly and Evan May, Podcast
The Well of Darkness RPG Dungeon Module, Ellipsis Hana Stephens & Danielle Stephens (Co-Authors)/Pauline Walsh (Editor), Goblins
The Feather and the Book: An Improvised Musical Story, Kari Maaren, YouTube
Karl Johanson 2021 Science Fiction Videos, Karl Johanson, Karl Johanson

Best Fan Organizational Eligibility

Argo Book Club, Argo Bookshop, montreal, monthly online author chats
Hal-Con 2021, Christopher Currie, Convention
World Fantasy Convention 2021 (Montreal), Diane Lacey, chair, www.wfc2021.org
Game of Tomes, Diane Morrison, Writing Challenge
ephemera Reading Series, KT Bryski and Jen R. Albert, Reading Series
Zoom presentations (duplicate for MonSFFA monthly meetings – do not use), MonSFFA, Monthly meetings on zoom, with presentations, discussions, displays etc
MonSFFA for Monthly meetings onthe web & zoom–all little mini-cons, MonSFFA, There were 12 in 2021, URL for Nov below
When Words Collide Festival for Readers and Writers, Randy McCharles, Literary Festival

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