StarkLight Press is proud to present Wild, Wicked and Sparkling, our 2017 Hallowe’en Anthology.
Featuring stories from Lee F. Patrick, Alfie Elkins, Will Norton, Virginia Carraway Stark and more, this anthology is guaranteed to send shivers down your spine this autumn!
Look for interviews with our authors coming later this week from StarkLight Press.
StarkLight Press is happy to announce that we have returned to the Interweb!
Following Hurricane Harvey, StarkLight Press servers were temporarily disabled. Our thanks to ManuNet Services from Houston (and Andy in particular) who have worked tirelessly to put us back in online business!
StarkLight Press is pleased to announce that the latest run of The Alaska Highway: 75th Anniversary coffee table book has arrived and copies have been mailed to all our readers! This was one of our most diverse mailing shipments, with orders going to Austria, Smolensk, Kyoto JP, Busan Korea and Adelaide Australia!
Look for new information on our next Kickstarter campaign in order to get your copy of this beautiful, informative and collectible book. Contact us at email@example.com to be put on our mailing alert list for your copy.
Open Call for artists, poets and essayists to this special mathology!
Announcing Mathematical Precision, StarkLight Press’s latest full color book!
Send us your poetry about mathematics, physics, statistics and their famous figures to be included in a color, collectible book about the wonderful world of math.
We are looking for artistic submissions, portraits, abstracts on the following subjects as well:
Physics, both kinetics and other
Biographic Images/Poetry of figures in this field
We hope to bring the vibrant world of mathematical sciences alive to all readers with this volume, so if you love math, get creative and send us your ideas!
Contributors will receive a $5-25 Amazon gift card and a free e-copy of the work. They will also receive print copies at cost (including shipping cost) for promotional purposes, as well as promo items at cost.
Send your queries and submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org!
Announcing the arrival of the full-color coffee table book The Alaska Highway: 75th Anniversary Celebration.
This hundred page book features full color photos and archival images of the Alaska Highway, along with thought-provoking essays on the historical background of this amazing roadway. Also included is a little-known collection of mile-by-mile history and achievement.
Written by Tony Stark, Virginia Carraway Stark, Krista Michelle, L.E. Caine, Will Norton, Van Fleming, Jonny Wakefield and Doris Ray, The Alaska Highway is an anniversary celebration book you won’t want to miss!
Announcing the latest short story contest from StarkLight Press!
Final Frontier is a classic science fiction anthology featuring good old-fashioned sci-fi stories of all kinds. Send us your adventure tales, your speculative science stories, your sci-fi horror stories, any of your romps in the vast expanse of the universe!
Story Length: 2000-12000 words
Format: .doc, .docx, .odt (please no bullets or other objects)
Deadline: October 1, 2017.
Send your story in the approved format along with a brief bio and contact information to email@example.com
We are now seeking contributors to round out our first full color book on life in the oil and gas industry.
Rig Pigs: Thoughts from the Derrick, is a collection of worker and family poems, essays and artwork all about life around oil and gas. We are seeking poems, essays or entries under 2500 words, original photography and art (or pictures of sculptured art) for inclusion in this beautiful volume.
Send your queries and submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Contributors will receive a $5-25 Amazon gift card. In addition, they receive at cost copies of the book as well as at cost promotional materials involving this title.
Earlier this month, Joshua Pantelleresco interviewed StarkLight Press Publisher and CEO Tony Stark. On Joshua’s podcast, Just Joshing, you can hear about how Josh is excited (and a little terrified) to have Tony for a boss regarding an upcoming medieval collaborative novel with Virginia Carraway Stark; all about StarkLight Press’s latest novels; the ins and outs of the GAF Mainframe Universe and more!
Thanks to Joshua Pantelleresco for preparing the podcast!
Thanks to our many international contributors to our latest short story contest!
We have had a larger submission pool than previous anthologies, and for that we send out our sincere thanks to everyone who took the time to contribute to our contest.
As our submission pool is quite sizable, look for responses to your work sometime in early April.We will be contacting submittors by April 15th as to the status of their submissions.
We endeavor to have StarkLight Volume 5 available for mid July, and will be posting information about our next short story contests soon!
If you’re eager to contribute other tales, check out our Steam in the Gears short story contest as well as our other contests on our page, listed to the left of this blog.
Thanks again to all our contributors- this looks like a chilling, exciting anthology!
In anticipation of our upcoming release of The Alaska Highway: 75 Years, StarkLight Press is revealing one of our special insert pages that accompany the main narrative. Here is the final page of our section on Rusty Dow, the Chief Engineer of the project and first woman to drive the Alaska Highway. This insert was written by Virginia Carraway Stark.
In addition, here is the first page of our excerpt that explains the nature of Muskeg to our international audience- this insert was written by Tony Stark.
There are additional pieces written by Krista Michelle, Maude Welles, Will Norton, Jonny Wakefield of the Alaska Highway News, Leanne Caine, Joyce Lee, as well as personal remarks about the importance of the Alaska Highway from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Premier Christy Clark and Dawson Creek Mayor Dale Bumstead.
Look for this beautiful, collectible book coming from StarkLight Press in March of 2017. All proceeds from this remarkable work are being donated to local arts councils, museums, historical societies and to Pioneer Village in Dawson Creek, B.C.
– Tony Stark,
Publisher and CEO,