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CB Droege

Those who Favor Fire

Published Jan 25, 2021 · 936 words (4 minutes) · 193 views

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A final farewell.

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CB Droege

Without Index

Published Dec 21, 2020 · 378 words (2 minutes) · 168 views

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On the day when the light is meant to, finally, begin to overtake the darkness, a pair of scholars seeks the answers that will save us all from a terrible fate.

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Jonathan Laidlow

Rag and Bone, Scrap and Sinew

Published Dec 10, 2020 · 4,106 words (15 minutes) · 314 views

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A fable of renewal in a world that has faded away

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James Van Pelt

Writing Advice

Published Oct 7, 2020 · 1,202 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 247 views

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Writers hear much advice at conventions. Everyone has an opinion on how to walk the writing tightrope, but sometimes the advice just sounds wrong. I was listening to a panel of editors when one weighed in with what she pronounced as an inviolable rule, "Never start with the weather," which gave me, of course, the first sentence of this story.

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James Van Pelt

Floaters

Published Aug 20, 2020 · 7,979 words (30 minutes) · 276 views

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What if you traveled into the future, and the world was completely destroyed? Wouldn't you do anything to change our fate? Would there be anything you'd be unwilling to sacrifice?

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Holly Lyn Walrath

Tarot of the Animal Lords

Updated Jun 1, 2020 · 6,181 words (23 minutes) · 1 like · 231 views

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A young woman navigates an apocalyptic landscape . . . with her wolfish lover stalking her.

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James Van Pelt

Talking to Public Radio about a Story on Curious Fictions

Published May 28, 2020 · 174 words (1 minute) · 373 views

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Author James Van Pelt talks to Colorado Public Radio about writing science fiction about a pandemic, twenty years before today's events.

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Post-Apocalyptic Fiction After 9/11 and Covid

Published Apr 30, 2020 · 445 words (2 minutes) · 1 like · 351 views

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James Van Pelt ruminates on what it means to write apocalyptic fiction in a world that seems to be rehearsing for it.

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Rhiannon Rasmussen

How to Survive the Apocalypse

Published Mar 22, 2020 · 849 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 472 views

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Beauty tip essentials for the zombie apocalypse, or a short meditation on societal norms.

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Joe Pitkin

A Murmuration of Starlings

Published Mar 14, 2020 · 5,936 words (22 minutes) · 585 views

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Dr. Evelyn Cole has been recruited to eradicate a massive population of starlings in sleepy Fort Clark, Washington, as part of an effort to combat a pandemic. But she soon finds that there is more to these starlings, and to the infection they carry, than she thought...

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Did you know that Mozart kept a pet starling? These beautiful birds are often viewed in North America as pests (as they are not native). But I love these birds and the many sounds they make -- they do a very good job of imitating hawks...