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Joyce Reynolds-Ward


Mar 11, 2019 · 3,991 words (15 minutes) · 13 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction post-apocalypse River shapeshifting transformation journey

An older woman seeks transformation in order to help her people. But can she successfully complete her pilgrimage and join with the River? Originally published in Alma Alexander's anthology RIVER.

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Milo James Fowler

Girl of Great Price - Chapter 7

Mar 11, 2019 · 2,561 words (10 minutes) · 11 views

Mystery Science Fiction Detective Noir SciFi

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

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Holly Heisey

The Space Roads: Baptism of Fire

Mar 11, 2019 · 1,662 words (7 minutes) · 15 views

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As your fleets converge, you face your brother across lines of politics and duty. One of you will survive. Or maybe both. But history will be changed.

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Stephen S. Power

A Better Gig

Mar 10, 2019 · 3,911 words (15 minutes) · 1 like · 22 views

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What teenager hasn't wanted to leave their family for another? Thanks to the gig economy, Frank has a chance to find a better position.


Irene Radford

Den of Iniquity

Mar 10, 2019 · 3,156 words (12 minutes) · 1 like · 28 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction holidays Lilith Hellmouth parable

Lilith is one of those characters that is so multifaceted she can appear anywhere.


Steven Harper

Bait and Switch

Mar 10, 2019 · 6,075 words (23 minutes) · 1 like · 21 views

Fantasy Humor urban fantasy vampire vampire hunter

It's tough enough being a vampire hunter. It's even tougher when the vampire you hate most in the world shows up begging for her help. This story was first published in FANGS FOR THE MAMMARIES, part of Esther Friesner's series of suburban fantasy humor anthologies.

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Jaymee Goh

The Tin Spirit

Mar 9, 2019 · 4,982 words (19 minutes) · 2 likes · 169 views

Fantasy Historical steampunk historical fantasy Malay whodunnit

Aging bomoh Tok Kadir and his apprentice Saifan have been called in to deal with grisly deaths at a tin mining factory. The workers say it's an Orang Minyak, the fault of pretty foreigner Maria, but Orang Minyak are supernatural rapists, not murderers.


Barbara Krasnoff

In the Silence of the Subway

Mar 9, 2019 · 2,474 words (9 minutes) · 46 views


Sylvia stood near the edge of the platform, looking for the lights of the train, feeling for its vibration, and watching the rats.


Ville Meriläinen

Give Me the Sea

Mar 9, 2019 · 10,088 words (37 minutes) · 19 views