Infinity Wanderers is a new magazine dedicated to promoting alternate history and the associated genres of Science Fiction, Steampunk, Historical Fiction and Fantasy. In addition we aim for between 1/3 and 1/2 real history, genealogy and biography, and writers of Historical features are welcome to submit.
Whilst considered part of the Scimitar Edge stable, Infinity Wanderers goes out under the self-publishing 'Selornia' marque as a magazine, and not a book.
Issue 1 of Infinity Wanderers was published in April 2022, issue 2 in July 2022, and issue 3 in October 2022. It is a four-times-annual publication, including a Christmas and New Year Special, the first of which was issue 4, published in early December 2022. Issue 5 is has been published in March 2023, and keeps up the quarterly schedule. Issue 6 is due out in mid June 2023, issue 7 in September 2023, and issue 8 will be the Christmas 2023/New Year 2024 special.
Infinity Wanderers prefers submissions that meet the following criteria:-
- Flash fiction or short stories on the theme of alternate history or associated genres
- art work, poetry and miscellany with an alternate history theme
- Book features and promotions in the genre
- Reviews of books, films and television programmes in the genre, whether new or classic
- Interviews with authors or artists in the genre
- Press releases about books in the genre are welcome from authors or their publishers
- Where possible, please include a small biography and any social media links for all submissions, and for artistic works a blurb about the art piece
Please meet the following physical requirements
- Written in a free-flowing textual format (docx, doc, rtf, odt etc.). Please do not send us PDFs, or articles saved in Pages format. PDFs are not free-flowing and require heavy editing to remove the line breaks. Pages for Mac can save the document in rtf format, so if relevant, please use this.
- Generally a word count of 1000 to 3000 words, though this is flexible and there is potential to serialise longer articles over more than one issue
- We prefer attachments, although poems or articles within the email body can be accepted, at our discretion
- Unless there is an artistic reason for using a dramatic font, we prefer single-spaced 12 point Times New Roman; all submissions will be changed into this unless there is a specific request not to.
The magazine covers below link through to full page features about each issue of Infinity Wanderers.
Edited by Grey Wolf
Infinity Wanderers 5 leads with an author interview with Ralph Greco Jr., leading into a feature on the childrens book 'Too Many Bunnies' authored by Joe Swarctz & himself. Regular columns include L.G. Parker's Small Causes, comparing Operation Sea Lion with Operation Overlord, & his Urban Warfare, focused on Hue in the Vietnam War, and Jon N Davies continues his history of the Goughs of Ynyscedwyn with his article on Richard Gough Aubrey (2). Serialised stories continuing in this issue are Alea Abiecerat by Haley Receveur and The Smiling Tiger by Rusty Gladdish. The late Brian G. Davies' travel articles continue with 'Seeking the Northern Lights', & we have some of this poetry for the republication of his book 'A Fountain Stirred'. Featured poetry comes from Pawel Marckiewicz with Arethusa and Alpheus, Richard Stevenson with Poems from an Abominable Swamp Slob, and from Linda M Crate, and Simon R Gladdish. Featured stories include Alma Pater from Jenean McBrearty, A Pearl Harbor Secret from Gene J Parola, Stone and Blood from Brenden Sisk, and The Vae's Appetite by Michael Gerard.
Edited by Grey Wolf
Issue of 4 of Infinity Wanderers is the first Christmas and New Year special. The lead story is Night Mare in Coal Country by Paul Leone. Other stories carried are: I Am The Night by Alex Shalenko; You Can't Cheat an Honest Man by M. L. Williams, Alea Abiecerat Part 2 by Haley Receveur; The White City and The Black Tram by Sonya Kudei; A Dream of Empire part 2 by Grey Wolf; and The Smiling Tiger parts 1 and 2 by Rusty Gladdish. Issue 4's poetry comes from Luke Dylan Ramsey with poetry from The Library, from Simon Gladdish, and the seasonal 'Christmas' from the late Brian G. Davies. Infinity Wanderers is dedicated to publishing history and genealogy in a similar measure to the fiction and poetry it prides itself on. The articles in issue 4 are: Urban Warfare Part 1 - Stalingrad by L.G. Parker; One Place Study: 2 Juniper, the Early Interior; Singapore: The Lion City by the late Brian G. Davies; Caleb of Cennan with His Pet Rabbit by Hilary Bryanston; Hezekiah Fleming and His Family by Jon N. Davies; and Small Causes 3 - Pearl Harbour and Midway by L.G. Parker.
Grey Wolf is the editor of Infinity Wanderers magazine. Below are a link to a couple of his novels, published by Scimitar Edge. His website is at
Featuring a cover by Robin Stacey, The Shifting Sands is a globe-covering alternate history novel set in the aftermath of a world war against the combined might of the German and British empires. How will Lord Wolfe navigate the twists and turns of fate? Once the darling of the old British emperor in his role as Governor of the vast South African dominions, he finds himself shunned by the new monarch in London, relying on his Spanish connections for attendance at the peace conference. Together with his daughter Carlotta, Wolfe must adapt to a new reality, one that takes him home to Britain where his wealth might buy him land and house, but can it ever work to restore his lost influence in the affairs of men?
Alternate History & Science Fiction
In an alternate history, decolonisation of the Americas follows a vastly different timeline, and the British royal family remains pre-eminent in world affairs.
Competing with a Bonaparte Byzantium and a French Empire under the Murats, the Saxe-Coburg British fight on an equal footing for recognition and influence.
Follow 1400 years of history, from an alternate 1900 to the galactic empire of 3300AD where humanity inadvertently reawakens a terror that the elder races believed long dead.