Found 391 works tagged 'Literary Fiction'.
Published Jul 3, 2020 · 5,407 words (20 minutes) · 2 likes · 159 views
At a boarding school for lucid dreamers, a student learns to manifest her memories and thoughts into hyper-realistic assets for game companies, even as she becomes more and more removed from the grim realities of the world around her.
Author Christi Nogle teaches college composition and lives in Boise, Idaho. Her work has appeared in Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, Escape Pod, Pseudopod, and many others.
Fiction Series: Ongoing 4 Chapters
Updated Jun 22, 2020 · 13,328 words (49 minutes) · 274 views
He wasn't supposed to care. He wasn't built to do so. But when a deepspace maintenance worker rescues children from an accident he gains citizenship and makes the people who care for him question how they (or anyone) care for themselves.
Published Jun 19, 2020 · 1,000 words (4 minutes) · 127 views
Originally published in Every Day Fiction. It's about relationships and detritus and actually the story itself was triggered by neighbors who continued to dump their trash into the back yard. Accidentally, I believe, but the behavior did not change until their dumpster was moved.
Published Jun 19, 2020 · 1,311 words (5 minutes) · 49 views
The dreams begin approximately ten days before the start of a new semester. The teacher falls asleep watching late-night programs, wakes with the dream images, and curls away from her husband’s warm back to write.