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Stephen Dedman

Tour de Force

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

Humor Science Fiction

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

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David Perlmutter

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

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

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...

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Charlotte Platt

Black Building Session

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

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.

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John Wiswell

Frankenstein's Monsters

Feb 13, 2019 · 377 words (2 minutes)

Classic Horror Humor Science Fiction Historical Strange

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

Fun
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Susan Forest

The Gift

Feb 13, 2019 · 865 words (4 minutes)

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

THE MANY DEATHS OF JENNIFER BROZEK: GAMEHOLE CON 2015

Feb 13, 2019 · 395 words (2 minutes)

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.

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Rebecca Gomez Farrell

Hobgoblin

Feb 12, 2019 · 742 words (3 minutes)

Fantasy

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)

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.

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David Perlmutter

"Nothing About Us Without Us"

Feb 12, 2019 · 6,652 words (25 minutes)

Fantasy Humor Satire Science Fiction Strange

They and their cause are more important than you might think....

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Renee Carter Hall

Moon, June, Raccoon

Feb 12, 2019 · 3,856 words (15 minutes) · 1 like

Fantasy Humor Love

Karen's sick of watching all her friends find true love. Out of desperation, she decides to try casting a love spell -- and winds up attracting a neighborhood raccoon instead. But this furry little matchmaker just won't mind his own business...

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