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On Spec first issue, Spring 89 (Click for larger image) On Spec - Spring 1999
On Spec is a Canadian magazine that features Fantastic Fiction in all of its forms. Its first issue was in spring 1989. It has since boasted contributions from Canada's best SF, fantasy and horror authors. Some of the many include Robert J. Sawyer, Tanya Huff, Charles de Lint, Spider Robinson, James Alan Gardner, Sean Stewart and countless more. On Spec has printed 3 Aurora winning short stories including Eileen Kernaghan's Carpe Diem (Fall 1989), James Alan Gardners, Muffin Explains Teleology to the World at Large (spring 1990), and Robert J. Sawyer's, Just Like Old Times (summer 1993). 

The names behind On Spec are Diane L. Walton as General Editor; Jena Snyder as Production Editor; Derryl Murphy and Peter Watts as Fiction Editors (along with Jena and Diane); and Barry Hammond as Poetry Editor. 


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