About T & Q

Literary gems in sci-fi and fantasy.

Tourmaline & Quartz publishing is an independent publisher producing quality science fiction and fantasy works, as well as nonfiction resources for writers.

Started by Liz Delton in 2021, T & Q strives to share fiction with unique fantasy or sci-fi worlds, that allow for readers to escape into a good story.

At this time, we are not yet accepting unsolicited manuscript submissions. Check back in the future for open calls for manuscripts and anthologies.

Why tourmaline and quartz? Gemstones have always been seen by many cultures as mystical objects, and these two particular stones represent opposing forces of light and dark. Black tourmaline is said to negate negative energy, whereas clear quartz embodies power. Our stories are literary gems.