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Edward Willett

Sins of the Father

Published Jun 28, 2020 · 5,651 words (21 minutes) · 104 views

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Robert J. Sawyer, in a science-fiction writing class I took at the Banff Centre, had us write, in five minutes, the opening to a story one morning. Those few lines became this short story, which in turn became Marseguro, my second novel for DAW Books, winner of Canada's top science-fiction award, the Aurora, for Best Long-Form Work in English in 2009.

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Ephiny Gale

Wrecked

Published Feb 23, 2020 · 2,641 words (10 minutes) · 281 views

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Vivian and her community have built a makeshift life for themselves since the shipwreck. Still, it's the tiny inconsistencies that wear at her. Why can't she remember the origin of her own damn lip scar?

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Emma Osborne

The Box Wife

Published Jul 24, 2019 · 2,549 words (10 minutes) · 314 views

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If you run your hands over me you’ll be pulling splinters from your palms for days. I am in a room bare and dark.

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Ben Serna-Grey

Murmur

Published Mar 20, 2019 · 3,524 words (13 minutes) · 3 views

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A story set in the same universe as "Sigh," and one that unfortunately has had a pretty rough publication history. Follows an old widower as he tries to make his way in this burnt out, dead world.

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Stephanie Lorée

The Cicadas of Okinawa

Published Mar 6, 2019 · 1,189 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 2 views

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Tangent Online recommended read Pushcart Prize nominated *TRIGGER WARNING* During the Battle of Okinawa and the following occupation, 76 cases of rape were reported. Historians estimate hundreds more went unreported. This is a story about one woman's survival through metamorphosis.

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Jeremy A. TeGrotenhuis

The Broken Karwaneer

Published Feb 2, 2019 · 7,284 words (27 minutes) · 534 views

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A story of survival in a fantasy world coming apart at the seams.

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Wendy Nikel

The Ashes With Which We Paint You

Published Apr 12, 2018 · 700 words (3 minutes) · 680 views

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A group of unusual survivors struggles with what to do after a cataclysmic event that leaves them alone, without those whom they’d counted on to protect them.

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Photo taken in Addo Elephant National Park. After a whole day in the park, we saw these beautiful animals walking down the sunset.