of Lucina Press
They called them Amazing Stories for a reason!
More than ninety years ago, Hugo Gernsback published the first American science fiction magazine, Amazing Stories. He referred to the content as scientifiction, adventure stories blended with scientific fact and prophetic vision. He claimed that “posterity will point to them [scientifiction stories], as having blazed a new trail, not only in literature and fiction, but progress as well.”
He was right. Scientifiction stories, known today as science fiction or sci-fi, have inspired generations. They give people hope during troubled times and help them to see beyond themselves. Lucina Press has the same lofty goal, to provide respite from the fishbowl of social media and the stress of news, politics, and financial woes.
Read more in our Statement of Purpose.