Escape by Other Means

“Escape by Other Means”

by Peter Hargraves

She’d never known that sunshine could be depressing. The light looked […]

Five Reasons for the Sign Above Her Door, One of Them Unspoken

“Five Reasons for the Sign Above Her Door, One of Them Unspoken” by Izzy Wasserstein

Lilith has kept her eye […]

Sunset Coda

“Sunset Coda”

by Patrick Hurley

Robert looked up from his book and there she stood, her back against the sea, exactly as […]

Lot No. #024: Intergalactic Death Ray

“Lot No. #024: Intergalactic Death Ray”

by Nemma Wollenfang

Today on our roster we have ourselves a gen-u-ine Death Ray, folks. Titanium outer […]

The Spider In Her Lungs

“The Spider In Her Lungs”

by Mary E. Lowd

Moira felt a tickle in her throat. She pulled the handkerchief from […]

1000M Synchronized Diving Finals

“1000M Synchronized Diving Finals”

by Chris Batchelor

They say the walk to the edge is the hardest part. Don’t believe them.

I […]

The White Foal

“The White Foal”

by F. J. Bergmann

At that time, I lived with my grandmother in the Camargue, the marshy delta where […]

The Gifted Sommelier

“The Gifted Sommelier”by Grayson Bray Morris

Into the bowels of our cellar came a knock. We looked up, curious which of death’s […]

Sibling Squabbles

“Sibling Squabbles”

by Gregg Chamberlain

“What have we told you about using magic, young lady?”

Isaac Stern looked down over folded arms at […]

The Roots That Roam

“The Roots that Roam”

by Joy Kennedy-O’Neill


The quickened-oaks smash their roots into the ground. They shatter […]