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Spencer Ellsworth has been writing since he learned how. He is the author of THE GREAT FAERIE STRIKE from Broken Eye Books, a tale of Otherworld labor unions in the 1850s, and the Starfire trilogy, a space opera trilogy from Tor, beginning with A RED PEACE. He has also published short fiction in Lightspeed, Tor.com, Beneath Ceaseless Skies and many other places. He hopes to die on the back of a brave mammoth, charging a thicket of enemy spears, with seven chocolate bars in his mouth.
Published Mar 14, 2020 · 13,058 words (48 minutes) · 1 like · 22 views
“When Stars Are Scattered” is a moving story about alien contact, religious intolerance, and the redemptive power of the divine channeled through the spirit, whether that spirit is human or alien.
Published Feb 3, 2020 · 909 words (4 minutes) · 5 likes · 356 views
At a remote outpost in the cold desert, more than a few improbably tall tales are shared around a campfire. Sometimes, though, believing makes all the difference in the world.
Spencer Ellsworth is the author of the THE GREAT FAERIE STRIKE, available from Broken Eye Books, as well as the STARFIRE trilogy from Tor Books. His short fiction has also appeared in Lightspeed, Tor.com, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and many other fine venues.
Published Feb 3, 2020 · 2,986 words (11 minutes) · 59 views
Five vignettes about water in dry places, with all the oddities that go with it. May or may not cause heat stroke, hallucinations and tumbleweeds. Tumble, ye weeds.
Published Feb 3, 2020 · 7,367 words (27 minutes) · 55 views
Cromdor! A send-up of old Conan stories that takes a hard skewer to the tropes. With love. It's a loving hard skewer. Yes, that is a thing.