“Babylon’s Song” Short-Listed to the Final 2017 Vogel Award Ballot

Woelf Dietrich’s novella, which appears in our book Interspecies, is on the final ballot for the Sir Julius Vogel Awards, one of New Zealand’s top prizes for speculative fiction. You may remember that we announced his initial nomination at the end of February, but that was no guarantee of making the final ballot. We couldn’t …read in detail

Science Fiction and Fantasy Association of New Zealand Nominates “Babylon’s Song” for Sir Julius Vogel Award in the Best Novella Category

Awards and award nominations are precarious things for authors. Most of us don’t work or write or imagine fiction for the glorious prospect of plaques and trophies. And we often work under the auspices of receiving little to no recognition for what we do. Yet what writer hasn’t dreamed of winning an award for his …read in detail

sffworld.com: The Setbacks and Joys of Universe Building by M. J. Kelley

Founder and publisher of Kōsa Press writes about staying true to a team’s creative vision during the production of Interspecies in an article originally published on SFFWorld.com, one of the largest and longest running speculative fiction sites on the web. What is a creative vision? How do you stay true to it? And what are some …read in detail

These Broken Worlds: Out Now!

It’s with a smile in my heart that I announce the official release of These Broken Worlds. This is Kōsa Press’s first publication, making today a significant event in our label’s short history. These Broken Worlds introduces readers to a universe where a war between humans and aliens has decimated the Earth, leaving only Australia …read in detail