Hal J. Friesen

I’ve been really excited about this upcoming anthology, and now I can finally share the gorgeous cover: (Cover artist: Ashley Walters) FIRE: Demons, Dragons & Djinns, published by Tyche Books, will be...

E is for Evil is out in paperback and ebook! (Links at the bottom of this post.) It features my story “G”, a dark twilight-zone romp through the intersection of religion and...

It’s that time of year for voting on one of Canada’s Science Fiction Awards, the Auroras. I have two stories that are eligible for short fiction awards, if you feel either...

This Sunday at Variant Edition Comics I’ll be joining author local Edmonton authors for a series of readings. You might hear a taste of my new forthcoming story in Tyche Books’...

Thursday night (Nov 9) Roberta Bondar, Canada’s first woman in space, will be speaking at Festival Place. https://festivalplace.ab.ca/view/shows/id/1004#showtimes

Tomorrow the Alberta/Canada Fusion Technology Alliance is hosting a public forum on fusion energy, 9am-4pm at U of A.   Fusion energy is extremely clean, with bountiful fuel that releases a...

Astro Hal made a surprise trip back to Earth this Halloween.

“D is for Dinosaur”, the fourth alphabet anthology edited by the all-talented Rhonda Parrish, is now available from Amazon in Canada, US, and the UK, in both print and electronic formats. It...

In the past few months, World Weaver Press has released the next two installments in Rhonda Parrish’s Magical Menagerie anthologies: Corvidae and Scarecrow. In Corvidae, “birds are born of blood and...

In the past few months, World Weaver Press has released the next two installments in Rhonda Parrish’s Magical Menagerie anthologies: Corvidae and Scarecrow. In Corvidae, “birds are born of blood and...