A new beginning to a beloved franchise.
Five novelettes, five short stories, ten amazing authors.
Almost 100,000 words, four times as many as our previous issues.

Over 200 pages of fantasy adventures!


Join us as we explore ten different realms of magic, adventure, and excitement! From exploring ancient ruins to save a sickly child in The Hand That Holds to the classic sword and sorcery action of The Iron Sorcerer, this issue proves that high fantasy can provide a platform for a variety of entertaining, exciting, and thoughtful stories.



We are accepting submissions for Volume 2, Issue 1 of the Kyanite Press. For more information, please visit the submissions page.

Check out our contributors page for information about all of our Kyanite Press authors!


The mission of The Kyanite Press is to discover amazing stories in speculative fiction literature and showcase them in the style of the classic pulp magazines.  We seek to feature works that explore important themes, twist genre conventions, and otherwise defy expectations of what speculative fiction is. Our goal is to entertain, amaze, and provoke deep thoughts within our readers.

B.K. Bass, Editor-in-Chief

The Kyanite Press is a journal of speculative fiction. Inside this homage to the pulp magazines of the last century you will find tales of science fiction, fantasy, and horror from some of the most imaginative authors in the genre.  Every issue is packed with fiction and no outside commercial advertising, just information about Kyanite Publishing books and authors!  Explore amazing new worlds, travel to exotic realms, and delve inside the human mind in ways you will never see anywhere else!

Starting with Volume 2 (November 2019): Releases quarterly every November, February, May, and August. An annual anthology collecting the year’s content will be released each Autumn. Special issues, digests, and other publications may be released throughout the year as content and demand dictate.
All contributions to the Kyanite Press remain the property and copyright of their respective authors.