The Writers' Café Press has posted three articles relating to the recent release Leaps of Faith, edited by Karina and Rob Fabian, with story excerpts at http://thewriterscafepressauthors.blogspot.com.
1. Space Exploration stories
2. the controversial Encountering Alien Life
3. Hard Sci-fi and Time Travel http://thewriterscafepressauthors.blogspot.com/2009/01/hard-sci-fi-time-travel-in-leaps-of.html
And there's lots of news from Marcher Lord Press:
New author Stuart Vaughn Stockton is holding a contest right now through April 1 (launch day for the second list) he with a ton of prizes at his Web page Heralds of the Starfire. One of those prizes is a complete set of the second lineup of Marcher Lord Press novels.
Also, if you sign up for Marcher Lord Press updates, you'll receive a free serialised novel by email. So what are you waiting for?