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Elinor Caiman Sands

Brief Candle (Io, #2)

Published Mar 3, 2020 · 7,835 words (29 minutes) · 180 views

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Magrian is an Iod, a genetically engineered "non-person" destined to spend his life as a brutally oppressed miner on Jupiter's hostile moon, Io. But his life is turned upside down when he meets Jazri, an expert on volcanism from nearby Europa. This story is a sequel to “In Place of Darkness” which first appeared in the Strange Bedfellows anthology of Political Science Fiction, (Bundoran Press, 2014).

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Elinor Caiman Sands

In Place of Darkness (Io, #1)

Published Mar 3, 2020 · 3,444 words (13 minutes) · 168 views

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An apparently rich and privileged young man is sent by his industrialist father to deal with a potentially explosive labour strike on an Io mining colony. The miners are strange, troll-like, radiation-adapted beings who most people dismiss as barely human. The young man nevertheless agrees to meet with their leader and ultimately comes to question whose side he's on, the miners' or his father's? Originally published in Strange Bedfellows: An Anthology of Political Science Fiction.

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James Van Pelt

The Invisible Empire

Published Jun 8, 2019 · 7,760 words (29 minutes) · 2 likes · 341 views

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Here's a story of Colorado gold mining in the late 1800s, racism and Cthulhu in equal measure. There are men who are monsters, and then there are monsters.

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