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Marie Vibbert

Quirks

Published Apr 10, 2019 · 3,430 words (13 minutes) · 1 like · 47 views

Science Fiction near future labor unions

Collective Bargaining and Direct Memory Transfer -- watch out for the quirks.

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Holly Heisey

Evaluation Notes for Candidates in the Shape-shifter Intelligence Program

Published Apr 4, 2019 · 1,094 words (4 minutes) · 3 likes · 57 views

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When a government agency develops a shape-shifter program and requires participants to play roles across genders and sexes, the participants discover both enlightening and deeply unsettling things about themselves and the program's agenda. (This story is ownvoices. And raw. There is a content warning for dysphoria and transphobia. There are also moments of self-discovery. It has my full heart.)

Lost In The World
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Wendy Nikel

Cerise Sky Memories

Published Feb 28, 2019 · 953 words (4 minutes) · 113 views

Science Fiction sci-fi near future memory biotech

A genetically engineered human discovers some of her implanted memories are real and goes in search of the person who gave them to her.

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Wendy Nikel

Razbliuto in Ink

Published Sep 19, 2017 · 998 words (4 minutes) · 348 views

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An astronaut and a rock star get tattoos that measure the strength of their love for each other.

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Wendy Nikel

The Memory Ward

Published Sep 19, 2017 · 949 words (4 minutes) · 357 views

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In the near-future, an elderly woman with a past extracts her most precious memories so as not to lose them.

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Wendy Nikel

Let Me Sleep When I Die

Published Sep 19, 2017 · 886 words (4 minutes) · 340 views

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When new technology enables humanity to live forever, an elderly war veteran makes a case for a more natural death.

https://unsplash.com/@ic03r was inspired by some blacklight photographs he found on pinterest. We suggested that we could use the colors as sparcles to create a stunning galaxy feel. That is the outcome. We plan to do another series following real star signs on face and body.
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Wendy Nikel

Sardines in a Tin Can

Published Sep 17, 2017 · 1,541 words (6 minutes) · 356 views

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A group of laborers on a distant planet plot their escape from their work camp.