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Featured August 21, 2018
Aug 3, 2018 · 4,060 words (15 minutes) · 8 likes
Humor Science Fiction Historical
A hapless tourist with a malfunctioning time machine has no choice but to beg help from Holly, a Prohibition-era mechanic in Dogleg Lick, Kentucky. Don’t miss this exuberant story by Marie Vibbert: 20-time published author, rollercoaster enthusiast, and former member of the Cleveland Fusion women’s football team.
Featured August 14, 2018
Aug 8, 2018 · 4,182 words (16 minutes) · 9 likes
When nothing is certain, anything is possible. Two sisters on different life paths spin further from each other at every crossroads—but physicist Judith has a chance to change that. San Francisco Bay Area-based author Corie Ralston is a scientist at a synchrotron, where she studies proteins using x-rays.
Featured August 7, 2018
Aug 4, 2018 · 4,767 words (18 minutes) · 6 likes
An obsessive fan of a cult-status horror film tracks down the star decades later, and learns more than he expected. A disturbing tale about a disturbing tale, and an exploration into the complicated relationship between artist, story, and fan, “Final Girl Theory” will keep you thinking long after it’s over. In addition to collections of short stories and a forthcoming novella, A.C. Wise also contributes nonfiction columns to Apex and Book Smugglers, drawing particular attention to women and non-binary writers.
Featured July 31, 2018
Jul 24, 2018 · 2,059 words (8 minutes) · 4 likes
Humor Science Fiction
In a thousand different universes, the possibilities to remake your life might as well be endless. Wendy Nikel, crack author and tea aficionado, creates beautifully-constructed, gem-like short stories. Read fifteen of them on Curious Fictions.
Featured July 24, 2018
Jul 18, 2018 · 839 words (4 minutes) · 5 likes
Fantasy Literary Fiction
Wait. Stop. Rewind. If technology allowed, how many times would you relive a tragic, pivotal moment in your life? What if you weren’t even there for it? Author Edward Ashton strikes again with this hair-raising piece of flash fiction.
Featured July 18, 2018
Jul 13, 2018 · 5,715 words (21 minutes) · 2 likes
When a village mountain disappears under the cover of darkness with her friend on board, a young girl gets the chance to be the heroine she'd always dreamed of being—but it's not quite what she’d imagined. Author Shweta Adhyam grew up in Madras and now lives in Seattle, and was a 2017 attendee of Clarion West.