Author: Jake

Subscription Drive Continues

Subscriptions are the life-blood of a magazine. You aren’t just purchasing issues, you are supporting the next year of LampLight, allowing us to grow and in turn, give more back to the genre. Each subscription gets us closer to our…

A Night at Old Webb

Pre-Order the next Clifton Heights story from Kevin Lucia! “A Night at Old Webb” is an intimate tale of youth, wonder, attraction, and exploration of mystical places. Blurring the lines between memoir and fiction, it’s an unsettlingly sweet and sad…

An Update on June, 2015

June is our anniversary month (birthday month?) here at Apokrupha. We became official in June of 2012 after over a decade of dreaming, plotting and wanting. We are behind in the June 2015 issue of LampLight. This is for a…

AMA on r/Books 20 May 2015

There will be an AMA (ask me anything!) on Reddit in r/Books with LampLight editor, Jacob Haddon on 20 May 2015! Come by, we’ll be talking Lamplight, lit mags and probably a few random things as well. We will post…

LampLight Subscription Drive

We want LampLight to be a professional market. But being ‘professional’ is so much more than just a per-word payment amount. It also means payment for our editing team. It means polite, professional staff; well formatted ebooks and print copies;…

LampLight Volume 3 Issue 2

Print – Smashwords – Kindle – Nook – iBooks – Kobo December 2014 Our featured artist is Mercedes Yardley. We talk to her about her work and her art. Kelli Owen brings us part two of her serial novella, Wilted…

LampLight Print Edition Preview

Hello, hello! It occurred to me that in this new age of digital marketing and online sales that one of the most basic elements to a magazine was going to be missed: flipping through a copy on the newsstand. So…

Review of LampLight Volume One on Shock Totem

John Boden of Shock Totem reviews the first annual of LampLight. He says: “Overall, Lamplight is a great publication with a fine eye for dark fiction. A comrade more than competition. In this business, we need more of the former…

Interview with John Boden

With John Boden, one of the editors at Shock Totem, author of Dominoes and bearer of some of the most impressive sideburns in this hemisphere. We talk to him about Dominoes, the new issue of Shock Totem and even spoken…

Interview with James D. Jenkins

With James D. Jenkins from Valancourt Books, a press which specializing in bringing older books back into availability (something we LampLight people think is pretty awesome!). Their press will soon release the last of the horrid novels from Northanger Abby,…