Natural Selection

“Natural Selection”

by Lindsey Duncan

“Why are we stopping?” Pazia Ke’Lieren wondered, pressing her nose against the window […]

Factory Girl

“Factory Girl”

by Derrick Boden

At the heart of every magical town lies a curse. The curse is […]

The Coming End

“The Coming End”

by Bryan Thomas Schmidt and Jonathan Miller


In memory of H.G. […]

Scales and Fire

Scales and Fire

by Jeff Soesbe


After I roasted the apothecary, his wife started talking.

“Bani… Lady […]

Future Imperfect

“Future Imperfect”

by Desmond Warzel

If I’d been driving, he’d have been scenery and I never would have […]

The Bringer’s Duty

“The Bringer’s Duty”

by Heather Pagano

Lea was cold. She crouched outside her father’s house and hugged her […]

May Nothing but Happiness Come through Your Door

 “May Nothing but Happiness Come Through Your Door”

by Robert Bagnall

The weirdest thing is that I distinctly remember when it happened, […]

Like Vines

“Like Vines”

by Alicia Power

12 Thermidor, Arisene Year 1244

My Dearest Cecilia,

Though it has only been […]

A Greater Good

“A Greater Good”

by Laura O’Brien

There’s nothing more terrifying than an empty to-do list. Normally, my list stretches too long for […]

A Life on Air

“A Life on Air”

by D. A. D’Amico

The snub triangular jet flipped, banking against intensely bright Venusian clouds before leveling out. […]