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Maria Haskins is a Swedish-Canadian writer and translator. She writes speculative fiction and poetry, and currently lives just outside Vancouver with a husband, two kids, and a very large black dog. Her work has appeared in Flash Fiction Online, Shimmer, Cast of Wonders, and elsewhere. Find out more on her website, mariahaskins.com, or follow her on Twitter, @mariahaskins.
Published May 10, 2019 · 2,788 words (11 minutes) · 50 views
War is approaching and a woman flees her home with her three daughters. She carries three pieces of gold and three pieces of silver with her, and a heavy secret.
Published May 2, 2019 · 991 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 76 views
What happens when you leave home and then, when you and the world have changed, you come back again? Writing this flash story for R.B. Wood's Word Count Podcast later inspired me to write the story "And You Shall Sing to Me a Deeper Song", published in Interzone #280.
Published Apr 10, 2018 · 5,787 words (22 minutes) · 2 likes · 266 views
A woman is trapped all alone on an alien planet with nothing but her pain and her harrowing memories. At least, she thought she was alone...