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Amy Sisson is a writer, reviewer, librarian, and crazy cat lady currently living in Houston, Texas. In addition to reading and writing, her interests include attending the ballet and opera, studying German and Spanish, crafting, and cataloging books. Her reviews and a complete list of her fiction publications appear at www.amysisson.com.
Published Mar 13, 2019 · 4,071 words (15 minutes) · 1 like · 115 views
I started writing this near-future SF story about education fraud and the privilege of wealth sometime before 2002. I wanted the story to have a more human (and animal) touch, though, so it also features a miniature guide horse named Molly. Which really is a thing.
Published Feb 18, 2019 · 841 words (4 minutes) · 95 views
This was the first of three stories I wrote based on paintings by the late artist James Christensen, the other two being "On Not Noticing a Bear" and "Ménagerie in Motion" (also available here at Curious Fictions). Christensen's whimsical style captures my imagination (Google him!), and I couldn't help but imagine some stories to go along with his art.
Published Jul 11, 2018 · 2,444 words (9 minutes) · 1 like · 300 views
When AnnaBella Frostwich insists on dressing her robotic companion, Mr. Featherbottom, in the latest fashions, her mother doesn't know what to think!
Published Apr 23, 2018 · 7,887 words (29 minutes) · 287 views
When Bronwyn realizes that Faren is suffering from neeranji, an alien form of homesickness, she must ask herself what she is willing to sacrifice to help her only sister.