It's 2 weeks since I got my copy of Scifantastic and read it cover to cover during that weekend.
Here are some comments I've received about my story A Word in the Right Place:
'Funny, but also kind of scary in a 1984 kind of way.'
'Very cool little story.'
'This is a very tightly written, sparkling little piece. Whether or not it's set in a sci-fi universe, and it may not even need to be, it makes for pretty effective, ironic, and comic commentary on people's attention span, and particularly on what gets the public's attention.'
I thought it interesting that 1984 was mentioned, the same reference that was made by one of the Australian editors.
I also got a note from Scifantastic editor Sarah Dobbs:
'Thanks for such an original story.'
Which was good, because magazine editors must see a lot of stories!