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Nathan has been many things in his life: a pole vaulter, a Mississippi paddlewheel steamboat deckhand, a molecular biology researcher. He is currently a medical writer and editor living with his family near Hanover, Germany. You can find his fiction in markets such as Escape Pod, PodCastle, Cast of Wonders, and Shoreline of Infinity.
Published Apr 15, 2020 · 501 words (2 minutes) · 3 likes · 326 views
Struggling with the grief of losing her parents in the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami, Ayumi finds a telephone and line back into life.
Published Mar 9, 2020 · 533 words (2 minutes) · 311 views
The clockwork deckhand has been decommissioned. But what if he could go back to the time when steamboats ruled the river? Steampunk flash fiction inspired by the Book of Ecclesiastes.
Published Jan 6, 2020 · 2,931 words (11 minutes) · 5 likes · 708 views
Lauren’s state-of-the-art iPerceive unit represents the latest in perception-smoothing technology. But when it starts to malfunction one weekday morning, she’ll learn just how much of her reality is a lie.Don’t miss this story The Guardian called a standout in an already strong collection from Shoreline of Infinity. Author Nathan Susnik is a medical writer and editor living with his family near Hanover, Germany. He’s new to Curious Fictions, so give him a warm welcome.