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Nancy Jane Moore

Emergency

Published Jun 17, 2019 · 846 words (4 minutes) · 213 views

Fantasy Satire slipstream climate crisis

This story grew out of the weather alerts I got when I lived in Washington, D.C. Given the onslaught of weather disasters -- I was on a train traveling through thunderstorms and floods in the Midwest this summer and just talked to someone who lost things in a recent relatively small wildfire out here in California -- I'm not sure this story qualifies as speculative fiction anymore. But we can hope it does.

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Andrew Liptak

Proposals for Regulating Free-Range Velociraptors

Published Jun 16, 2019 · 1,311 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 2 views

Humor Satire Science Fiction Dinosaurs! Velociraptors Letter

A neighborhood is fed up with a new problem that they face: free-range velociraptors.

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David Perlmutter

"They Are Ours"

Published Jun 14, 2019 · 2,568 words (10 minutes) · 210 views

Fantasy Humor Satire Science Fiction Police Fantasy

Anthropomorph isn't just any place. So its local police force aren't just any cops....

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Steven Harper

Enforcement Claws

Published Jun 9, 2019 · 6,588 words (24 minutes) · 115 views

Fantasy Humor Satire werewolf pride supernatural zombie funny witch

I've written a lot of funny fantasy for Esther Friesner, and the ones set in modern suburbia took on a life of their own. For this one, I wondered what might happen if you mixed a supernatural Home Owners Association with . . . Pride Month?

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Lucy Gabriel

The Charge of the Lightweights

Published Jun 4, 2019 · 217 words (1 minute) · 205 views

Humor Literary Fiction Satire poetry parody Drink tennyson

Tennyson meets first year university students on a bender. This poem was a finalist in the Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest. Originally published as C.L. Holland.

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Lucy Gabriel

Off the Menu

Published May 29, 2019 · 156 words (1 minute) · 124 views

Humor Literary Fiction Satire poetry politics Political brexit

This is an angry poem I wrote in response to Brexit.

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Lucy Gabriel

The Scunthorpe Problem

Published May 28, 2019 · 130 words (1 minute) · 197 views

Humor Satire poetry wergle flomp nonsense verse

This poem about the problem with email filters won an Honorable Mention in the Wergle Flomp Poetry Contest. Originally published as C.L. Holland.

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Lucy Gabriel

Plain English

Published May 21, 2019 · 51 words (1 minute) · 155 views

Humor Literary Fiction Satire poetry language

A poem about saying what you mean. Originally published as C.L. Holland.

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J.R.H. Lawless

The Terroir From Beyond Space

Published May 21, 2019 · 4,058 words (15 minutes) · 2 likes · 153 views

Horror Humor Satire Science Fiction Anthology Travel Solar System Cookbook food Drink space Report short story

In this early short story, originally published in the Ouen Press 2018 Short Story Competition Anthology, what starts out as a deep Solar System explorer's guide to food in space gradually turns into something more dire.

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Lucy Gabriel

Ode to My Dark Lady

Published May 14, 2019 · 96 words (1 minute) · 226 views

Humor Literary Fiction Satire cats poetry Shakespeare parody

This poem was written in a workshop on parodying Shakespeare. The cat in question is still, seven years later, just as terrible. Originally published as C.L. Holland.

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Kylo Ren