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Laurie Tom

Hunters of the Dead

Published Aug 19, 2019 · 6,107 words (23 minutes)

Fantasy dark fantasy undead

The mindless undead rise in the borderlands in the wake of the Ravaging a century ago. Bereft of the king's protection, the people of the borderlands now rely on hunters to protect their homes and help reclaim the land that was once safe for humans to live.

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Jude-Marie Green

Derelict

Published Aug 18, 2019 · 4,506 words (17 minutes) · 31 views

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Originally published in the anthology, DESOLATE PLACES, from Hadley Rille Books (Eric T. Reynolds, Editor), this science fiction story is an example of great parts that don't quite mesh perfectly. Still, good story with a good payoff.

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Joe Mahoney

CBC Radio Technicians

Published Aug 17, 2019 · 1,017 words (4 minutes) · 32 views

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One of a series of posts about working at CBC Radio back in the day.

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Patience Mackarness

Lost Time

Published Aug 17, 2019 · 398 words (2 minutes) · 3 likes · 212 views

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Ever since her husband’s death, an old woman has been behaving more and more oddly. But after she disappears for three days and turns up barefoot in the woods, her adult children decide it’s time to put their foot down—only to discover their mother is full of surprises. Kick off your weekend with this quick, light-hearted piece by Patience Mackarness, a semi-retired author living in France, where she often writes flash fiction from her antique VW camper van.

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KJ Kabza

Ghost Town

Published Aug 17, 2019 · 98 words (1 minute)

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People aren't the only entities that leave ghosts behind.

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Claire Humphrey

Good People

Published Aug 15, 2019 · 5,061 words (19 minutes) · 73 views

Literary Fiction coming of age bipolar disorder drug use everyone sucks

If you've ever wondered what I was doing before I started writing speculative fiction, now you can find out. This was one of my earliest stories, written when I was still in school. If you knew me then? This isn't how it happened.

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Graham Robert Scott

Last Contact

Published Aug 15, 2019 · 944 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 41 views

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After an ape expert misses an appointment, a gorilla holds up traffic in his search for answers. [Originally published in Nature Futures and reprinted in Best Vegan Science Fiction & Fantasy 2018.]

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Novae Caelum

Update on Posting Schedule

Published Aug 14, 2019 · 356 words (2 minutes) · 36 views

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New posting schedule, and updates on Magnificent and Bone-white Wings, the sequel to Good King Lyr.

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James Van Pelt

Its Hour Come Round

Published Aug 14, 2019 · 6,696 words (25 minutes) · 73 views

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What is the purpose of prison? Reformation or punishment? For many, we send our frightening offenders to incarceration so they can learn the errors of their way. In isolation from humanity, they will contemplate their offenses and decide not to offend again. But for the worst criminals, the rapists and murderers and evil, there's a darker, more powerful motivation to punish and torment. The urge to hurt is strong.

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Charlotte Platt

Grandma Jam

Published Aug 14, 2019 · 1,000 words (4 minutes) · 80 views

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Shortlisted for the WRITE festival's short story competition (https://theworduk.org/write-festival/) and included in this year's anthology, Grandma Jam is a story about a young man working night shift and making a new friend, of sorts.

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Homemade Jams