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Kurt Pankau is a software engineer in St. Louis. He enjoys board games, dad-jokes, and stories about time travel.
Published Aug 21, 2020 · 877 words (4 minutes) · 2 views
An altercation during planet fabrication has implications for the stratigraphication. This one will be free in my newsletter and un-paywalled here eventually.
Published Jul 18, 2020 · 442 words (2 minutes) · 1 like · 2 views
When gods meme. This one will be free in my newsletter and un-paywalled here eventually.
Published Jun 21, 2020 · 519 words (2 minutes) · 1 like · 166 views
Ms. Tapper would like to change her past. This was a more experimental flash of mine. Looking at it now, I get what doesn't work about it, but I still like it.
Published Mar 30, 2019 · 597 words (3 minutes) · 7 likes · 485 views
Stefan the Wise speaks to ghosts—and sometimes those ghosts include con artists and motormouths. Patrick Rothfuss chose this tongue-in-cheek tale to be adapted for Wisconsin Public Radio, available in audio here.Author Kurt Pankau is a software engineer in St. Louis whose interests include board games, dad jokes, and stories about time travel.