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John Paul Fitch

Doctor Fantastico’s Make-a-Pizza Palace

Published Apr 10, 2019 · 4,822 words (18 minutes) · 36 views

Horror pizza

It was just there one day. A pizza parlor, run by the mysterious Dr Fantastico. But what actually goes into his pizzas and who even is Fantastico?

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Nancy Jane Moore

Phone Call Overheard on the Subway

Published Apr 10, 2019 · 199 words (1 minute) · 2 likes · 128 views

Fantasy slipstream modern life

I swear I heard a conversation very much like this one while traveling to work on the Washington DC Metro. It could be that I hadn't had quite enough coffee that morning.

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Fonda Lee

Blow-by-Blow: Writing Action and Fight Scenes

Published Apr 9, 2019 · 1,386 words (6 minutes) · 1 like · 167 views

Some advice for writers on the craft of writing combat.

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B. Morris Allen

#6 At Stake

Published Apr 9, 2019 · 46 words (1 minute) · 27 views

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Anatoly Belilovsky

Kulturkampf

Published Apr 9, 2019 · 1,231 words (5 minutes) · 54 views

Classic Fantasy Humor Literary Fiction Satire Science Fiction Historical war opera

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I love steam trains and out walking in Worcestershire beside the River Severn heard a steam train on the Severn Valley Railway. It was spring, the trees had burst into life and in a small clearing, the sun shone through the tree canopy. The train approached and I quickly took this shot. It took me straight back to my childhood when steam ruled. just look at the colours of engine and coaches fitting perfectly with the colours of spring!
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Tim McDaniel

Spill

Published Apr 9, 2019 · 2,056 words (8 minutes) · 1 like · 55 views

Fantasy Love Magical Realism commitment chemical spill

Traffic is backed up -- there's been a spill of love on the highway.

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Steven Harper

The Beginning of Tears

Published Apr 8, 2019 · 1,598 words (6 minutes) · 1 like · 49 views

Fantasy magic trickster djinn genie

How do you defeat the most powerful djinn in the world when you have no power of your own? I love djinn and I love tricksters. Here, I got to use both. This story originally appeared in MARION ZIMMER BRADLEY'S FANTASY MAGAZINE.

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Laura Blackwell

The Posthumous Novel of Edward L. Heard

Published Apr 8, 2019 · 2,200 words (8 minutes) · 6 likes · 266 views

Fantasy unequal bargains life after death fandom

Becca has found a way to bring her favorite author back from the dead to finish the series that left her hanging...but it's the hardest bargain of her life.

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Curtis C. Chen

I'm Back!

Published Apr 8, 2019 · 178 words (1 minute) · 40 views

No excuses, just reasons.

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Brian Burt

Soul or Eclipse

Published Apr 7, 2019 · 5,398 words (20 minutes) · 1 like · 87 views

Fantasy Horror dark fantasy aura spirit

The inner lights of the people of Munson were being eaten away by some primeval darkness. Only Lita Hoile could see it happening... but could she stop it?

During move-in week the solar eclipse passed over us. Experiencing it and being able to take photos of it was the adventure of a lifetime.