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Milo James Fowler

Girl of Great Price - Chapter 3

Feb 14, 2019 · 1,788 words (7 minutes) · 61 views

Mystery Science Fiction Detective Noir SciFi

A detective struggling to make ends meet. A girl they call the Golden Goose.

A moody and somber wallpaper that reaches into the dark corners of the soul.

L.S. Johnson

Vacui Magia

Feb 14, 2019 · 3,482 words (13 minutes) · 30 views


To make it correctly, you will need a baby’s bones.

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Stephen Dedman

Tour de Force

Feb 14, 2019 · 4,954 words (19 minutes) · 1 like · 53 views

Humor Science Fiction

As promised, the sequel to 'As Wise as Serpents'.


David Perlmutter

"How (Not) To Make Love To A Superhero"

Feb 13, 2019 · 3,884 words (15 minutes) · 31 views

Fantasy Humor Satire Science Fiction Strange

Anything can happen in Gennett, Anthropomorph. Even when it comes to love, romance and sex. And, for the city's diminutive, pink-furred super-heroic defender, things can get even more complicated than that...


Charlotte Platt

Black Building Session

Feb 13, 2019 · 9,667 words (36 minutes) · 76 views

Horror Strange

Five teenagers go to a disused military building to deal with a magical problem. One leaves. Find out why in Black Building Session, previously featured in Twilight Madhouse vol 3.


John Wiswell

Frankenstein's Monsters

Feb 13, 2019 · 377 words (2 minutes) · 115 views

Classic Horror Humor Science Fiction Historical Strange

Dr. Frankenstein was expecting villagers with pitchforks and torches. He wasn't expecting their request.


Susan Forest

The Gift

Feb 13, 2019 · 865 words (4 minutes) · 48 views

Fantasy Horror Strange

The Green Man–or Woman–cares for our natural world. What is her response to our urban environments? Finalist for the 2014 Aurora Awards. (The Urban Green Man, Summer, 2013)

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Jennifer Brozek


Feb 13, 2019 · 395 words (2 minutes) · 66 views

Fantasy Horror Science Fiction

This flash piece appeared at Gamehole Con 2015. Jennifer plays a location-based, augmented-reality mobile game called Ingress. In this game you hack into towers and gain points and badges via various events and missions. Most of the time it's pretty tame... but sometimes, well, you'll see.

I happened to take this on my way to the Post Office in Belfast and decided to take the underpass for safety.  I just loved the feel of it and the guy walking added to the atmosphere.The colours really popped when I ran it through Lightroom - HOWEVER this pic was taken with my trusty old iPhone 6 Plus and despite having full frame Nikon cameras and great glass at my disposal this phone still astounds me with the onboard camera.  They say the best camera is the one you have with you and the 6 plus is always with me.

Rebecca Gomez Farrell


Feb 12, 2019 · 742 words (3 minutes) · 62 views


A hearth keeper is insulted by its new family, and it contemplates the power of a name, transforming into a hobgoblin.

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Nancy Jane Moore

Blindsided by Venus in the House of Mars

Feb 12, 2019 · 7,181 words (27 minutes) · 58 views

Science Fiction

In honor of Valentine's Day, here's a space opera (with fight scenes) that's as close as I ever get to a love story. This story also appears in the Book View Cafe anthology Rocket Boy and the Geek Girls.