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Lynette Mejía

Lynette Mejía writes science fiction, fantasy, and horror - sometimes all at once.

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Lynette Mejía writes science fiction, fantasy, and horror prose and poetry from the middle of a deep, dark forest in the wilds of southern Louisiana. Her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, the Rhysling Award and the Million Writers Award. You can find her online at www.lynettemejia.com.

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Conduct the Stars Into Silence

Published Jul 21, 2021 · 755 words (3 minutes) · 38 views

Science Fiction music apocalypse Mothers and daughters Asteroid

The universe sings, to those who know how to listen.

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I took this shot in a middle of “the vallée des merveilles” in the south Alps. I couldn’t see anything neither hear a single sound, everything was so quiet and so dark. But gradually I started to hear a breath, a whisper. And I think for the first time in my life I heard the stars sing.

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Big, Bad

Published Mar 18, 2021 · 3,176 words (12 minutes) · 140 views

Fantasy Horror Magical Realism Gothic devil

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Golden forest pathway

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Copper and Steel

Published Jan 26, 2021 · 3,359 words (13 minutes) · 170 views

Science Fiction Robots SciFi

In a post-human world, robots Lucy and William struggle to stay alive while deciding whether the cultural artifacts left behind by mankind are worth saving.

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6 golden nuggets with fries please!

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Mother

Published Aug 29, 2018 · 817 words (3 minutes) · 30 views

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Scrap paper and crumpled paper

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The Memory of Trees

Published Jun 13, 2018 · 836 words (4 minutes) · 101 views

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Tree in forest of plants

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Crow Girl

Published May 17, 2018 · 858 words (4 minutes) · 92 views

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Connection

Published May 2, 2018 · 869 words (4 minutes) · 104 views

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Rocket Man

Published Apr 18, 2018 · 1,026 words (4 minutes) · 114 views

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Cigg is what I need
Featured April 22, 2018

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Now Watch as Belinda Unmakes the World

Published Apr 4, 2018 · 849 words (4 minutes) · 7 likes · 305 views

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A haunting, lovely story for your Friday reading, the title may seem to say it all, but the spaces between the words say so much more. Lynette Mejía writes from the wilds of southern Louisiana, and her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, the Rhysling Award, and the Million Writers Award. Give it a read.

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