Editorial Team

For general editorial inquiries, book review requests, or press releases please email [email protected].

Maria Korolov, Publisher and Editor in Chief

Contact Maria with questions about the website, advertising, or editorial partnerships, about volunteering for editorial positions, judging panels, or about writing columns or submitting news stories, at [email protected].

MetaStellar editor and publisher Maria Korolov is a science fiction novelist. During the day, Maria Korolov is an award-winning freelance technology journalist who covers artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and enterprise virtual reality. See her Amazon author page here and follow her on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn. Email her at [email protected]. Her first virtual world novella, Krim Times, made the Amazon best-seller list in its category. Her second novella, The Lost King of Krim, is out now. She is also the editor and publisher of Hypergrid Business, one of the top global sites covering virtual reality.
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Geordie Morse, Fiction Editor

Contact Geordie about submitting original fiction at [email protected]

MetaStellar fiction editor Geordie Morse works primarily as a personal language coach, developing curricula and working with clients remotely. His first book, Renna's Crossing, is out now. His various other projects are cataloged on his site Arnamantle.
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Marie Ginga, Reprints Editor

Contact Marie about submitting story reprints and book excerpts at [email protected].

Marie Ginga, MetaStellar's reprints and excerpts editor, has been writing and publishing books for five years. She writes as Marie LeClaire in Magical Realism. She thinks there's a little bit of magic out there if you know where to look. You can find her books on Amazon.
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Amira Loutfi, Art and Reviews Editor

Contact Amira about submitting art or book reviews at [email protected].

MetaStellar reviews editor Amira Loutfi writes nonfiction by day and fantasy by night. You can join her newsletter where she discusses writing, marketing for authors, and relevant epiphanies along the way.
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Renay Intisar Jihad, Social Media Manager

Contact Renay with questions about social media partnerships and promotions at [email protected].

MetaStellar social media manager Renay Intisar Jihad writes juvenile fiction, idiosyncratic short stories, inspirational and socially conscious poetry, and feature news articles. Jihad writes for the Muslim Journal, AF-AM Point of View newspaper, Medium.com, and PoetryVibe.com. Visit her at RenaySpace.com.
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Alex Korolov, News Editor

Contact Alex about submitting art or book reviews at [email protected].

Melody Friedenthal, Newsletter Editor

Contact Melody with newsletter or copyediting questions at [email protected].

Melody Friedenthal is MetaStellar's newsletter editor and copyeditor. She is a librarian and former software developer, leader of a science fiction book club, teacher of Python for Beginners, administrator of To Tell A Tale Writers' Group, library blogger, and science fiction writer. She has read too many books to count. Her short story "Country Lane" is in Bardsy's Romance Anthology: Love is Blind. You can read her story "Weekend Treasures" here: Weekend Treasures.
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Elizabeth E. King, Long-Lost Friends co-host

E. E. King is the co-host of the Long-Lost Friends segment on the MetaStellar YouTube channel. Contact Elizabeth about being a guest on the show.

E.E. King is a painter, performer, writer, and naturalist. She’ll do anything that won’t pay the bills, especially if it involves animals. Ray Bradbury called her stories “marvelously inventive, wildly funny and deeply thought-provoking. I cannot recommend them highly enough.” She’s been published widely, including Clarkesworld and Flametree. She also co-hosts The Long Lost Friends Show on MetaStellar's YouTube channel. Check out paintings, writing, musings, and books at ElizabethEveKing.com and visit her author page on Amazon.
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Andrea Goyan, Long-Lost Friends co-host

Andrea Goyan is the co-host of the Long-Lost Friends segment on the MetaStellar YouTube channel.

Andrea Goyan is a writer, painter, performer, and Pilates teacher. Winner of the 2021 Roswell Award for Science Fiction, some of Andrea's recent stories can be found in The Molotov Cocktail, Dear Leader Tales, Luna Station Quarterly (issue 043), 365 tomorrows, and The Dark Sire. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, a dog, and two cats. Follow her on Facebook @Andrea Goyan Storyteller or on Twitter at @AndreaGoyan or check out her Amazon author page
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