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“Peaches in the Breeze” by Siobhan Gallagher

Peaches in the Breeze     by Siobhan Gallagher       If she kills the man with the red-jeweled hand, they might all go free. The snakes in her hair whisper hope, never promises. Yet…   Freedom.   She … Continue reading

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“If Sappho Studied Egyptology” by Alicia Cole

winnowing grain from chaff, Anubis tosses three things aside: weak hearts, souls weighed down with sorrow, my lover who has killed me as surely as she’s stripped the olive tree     Copyrighted by the author unless otherwise noted.   … Continue reading

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“The Lift Equation” by Alicia Cole

  Alicia Cole The Lift Equation  “ProSEDS was…designed to utilize the tether-generated current to provide limited spacecraft power. It is intended that this information will be of use for future tether mission and experiment designers.” -NASA, Marshall Space Flight Center … Continue reading

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Three Scifaiku by Simon Kewin

cold aphelion ten billion miles from home dead starship drifting luminous beings their touch flickering rainbows fill your mind with light stargate opening a jump to heaven or hell but no one knows which    Copyrighted by the author unless … Continue reading

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The Wanderer’s Chalice

The Wanderer’s Chalice           by Darrell Lindsey Stranded in a dimension faintly similar to Earth, he follows skulls of clouds through ragged skies, wanders endless miles with fire on his back & a sword in his psyche for those alien … Continue reading

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The Neighbors

The Neighbors by Pat Tompkins she: temperamental as only beauty can be out from dusk to dawn glowing steadily unlike flashy celebrity stars he: iron-oxide coloring blood-red dust storms more bark than bite with dry canyons, dead volcanoes lacking water, … Continue reading

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Introduction to Time Travel Theory

Introduction to Time Travel Theory by Jeannine Hall Gailey Whether by string or tesseract, we humans interact with time poorly – always a ghost instance waiting to disintegrate, a missed opportunity for world peace or saving a parent behind the … Continue reading

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Scifaitanka

Scifaitanka by Darrell Lindsey beside me on the basement step a hologram with the password to the king’s lair     Copyrighted by the author unless otherwise noted.   Art Director: Bonnie Brunish

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The Scholar’s Off-World Girlfriend

The Scholar’s Off-World Girlfriend by Marge Simon He kept his hands in his pockets when they met, as if she might be contagious. They walked a way, stopping at the bridge to watch the fish perform a shadowy ballet. Over … Continue reading

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Human Help Desk

Human Help Desk by Larry Hodges   My human is my friend. He is watching females on my screen. He does this every night. The women are not wearing clothes. I do not know why. I wonder why he does … Continue reading

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