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Platinum Blonde by A.A. Leil

February 6, 2017 0

PLATINUM BLONDE A.A. Leil Look at those fishmongers out on the docks, howling like a pack of hyenas, holding hands and dancing like there’s no God. Singing their dirty Suez folk songs. That little girl … [continue reading]

Anticlimatic by Arlan Andrews Sr.

January 23, 2017 0

ANTICLIMATIC Arlan Andrews, Sr. Nervous tension thickened palpably in the NASA control center as flickering kinetoscope signals from the descending Martian lander came in, the cratered surface of that planet growing larger and larger in … [continue reading]

Nascent by Katie Winkler

January 9, 2017 0

NASCENT Katie Winkler We were frankly amazed that it picked her. Of course, we had, as a group of the top minds on artificial intelligence, decided that it should decide things for itself. We shouldn’t … [continue reading]

Double Grave by James Fitzsimmons

December 26, 2016 0

DOUBLE GRAVE James Fitzsimmons “Where’s my digitalis!” “Here, Dad.” “Where’s my magazine?” “Here, Dad.” “That’s Sports Illustrated. I want Sporting News!” “They don’t print Sporting News anymore.” “Where have you been all morning?” “I went … [continue reading]

Close Enough by J.R. Johnson

December 12, 2016 0

CLOSE ENOUGH J.R. Johnson After the hospitals, the grief, and all the damn flowers, Patrick Cole figured killing Hackett would be the easy part. Cole edged past the concrete lions flanking the pretentiously long driveway … [continue reading]

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