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FEATURED: FEBRUARY 26, 2020
“‘Feel that?’ she said. ‘This soil is still alive. It hasn’t had the organics baked out of it yet. There’ll be life here if we seed it right.’ ”
As long as Sydney can remember, the upper Mississippi has been a deserted wasteland. But when a once-in-a-lifetime rainstorm appears on the horizon, she’ll be pulled into her grandmother’s quixotic quest to sow life into fallow ground—no matter the cost.
Author Anthony W. Eichenlaub himself grew up in the upper Mississippi, and his stories have appeared in Little Blue Marble, the anthology Fell Beasts and Fair and A Punk Rock Future.
Fonda Lee, Nebula and World Fantasy Award winner, posts behind-the-scenes looks at her books, as well as essays about writing and short fiction.Follow
New York Times bestselling author of satire and romance Andrew Shaffer publishes excerpts from his novels as well as an eclectic range of short stories.Follow
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