Kai Leakes SLAYS Eleven Questions (repost)

(originally posted on the NVMedia blog) 1). Tell us a bit about yourself? -Well, hello! I am St. Louis, native, Midwest born, Romance and Speculative Fiction writer, Kai Leakes. I am a hopeless romantic and vampire lover whose obsession with all things fantasy, romance, and the dark began as a kid and expanded through adolescence. […]

Press Release – SLAY Authors

The publishers of Black Magic Women are set to release another groundbreaking compendium – SLAY: Stories of the Vampire Noire. The eagerly anticipated anthology will be the first of its kind: a compilation of vampire tales celebrating vampires of the African diaspora.  After a difficult deliberation, the final stories have been chosen and contracts sent […]

Black Magic Women: Audio Productions by NightLight

Horror Fiction Podcast Nightlight — known for their captivatingly creepy audio dramas written by Black authors and performed by Black actors — recently produced and aired two episodes featuring stories from Black Magic Women by Valjeanne Jeffers and Sumiko Saulson. Episode 301 Features The Lost Ones: a chilling account of werewolves, sorcerers, and demons by […]

Press Release for SLAY

Press Release March 16, 2020 — Rock Hill, SC. From the publishers of Black Magic Women, An Improbable Truth, and The Grotesquerie comes yet another groundbreaking anthology. Committed to amplifying marginalized voices in speculative fiction, Mocha Memoirs Press is on a mission to publish diverse and inclusive stories featuring protagonists not often found in mainstream […]

Call for Submissions

Since 2010, Mocha Memoirs Press’s mission is to amplify marginalized voices in the areas of speculative fiction (science fiction, horror, and fantasy). SLAY: Stories of the Vampire Noire will follow the steps of our previously published bestseller anthologies: An Improbable Truth: The Paranormal Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Black Magic Women: Terrifying Tales by Scary […]

Press Release for Collected: A Cybil Lewis SF Mystery Collection

PRESS RELEASE: MOCHA MEMOIRS PRESS RELEASES SHORT STORY COLLECTION COLLABORATION WITH ARTIST JULIA LACQUEMENT November 14, 2019—Rock Hill, South Carolina    Mocha Memoirs Press, LLC released a short story collection of Nicole Givens Kurtz’s popular Cybil Lewis private inspector futuristic noir series. This collection of stories contain illustrations from former DC Comics’ illustrator and renowned artist, […]

Press Release: Mocha Memoirs Press adds release for Black Speculative Fiction Month

October 13, 2019-Rock Hill, SC-Rock Hill, SC- In celebration of Black Speculative Fiction Month, Mocha Memoirs Press has released Blood, Sweat, and Blaster Bolts: Adrenaline Charged Tales of Speculative Fiction, a collection of high octane science fiction short stories written by Ronald T. Jones. Renowned for his thrilling, military science fiction novels, Jones’ new collection […]