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Manuel Royal

Old Papaw's Viewing

Published May 20, 2020 · 1,003 words (4 minutes) · 16 views

Fantasy Magical Realism Deviant cremation. Baked goods.

Cherish your loved ones. Also, you deserve a brownie.

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Nathan Susnik

Tōhoku

Published Apr 15, 2020 · 501 words (2 minutes) · 3 likes · 139 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction Magical Realism flash fiction loss tragedy

Struggling with the grief of losing her parents in the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami, Ayumi finds a telephone and line back into life.

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Steven Savile

The Fragrance of You

Published Apr 10, 2020 · 5,163 words (19 minutes) · 49 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction Magical Realism

The death of a beloved children's writer, Hoke Berglund, draws Jon Sieber into a world he cannot hope to understand - a world filled with Hoke's creations...

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Steven Savile

Idiot Hearts

Published Apr 9, 2020 · 7,633 words (28 minutes) · 1 like · 150 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction Romance Magical Realism

In 2001, I won the Writers of the Future. Part of the prize was a workshop with Tim Powers. We were tasked to write a 24 hr story based upon a randomly assigned object (in my case a bench) and a random interview with a stranger on Hollywood Boulevard (mine had just been arrested for trying to bribe a police officer with donuts). This was the result. Unedited, not a word tweaked, exactly as it came out of my head in a frenzied 5 hrs of ‘please god don’t let me be the first one to fail...’

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Steven Savile

Ashes

Published Apr 9, 2020 · 6,730 words (25 minutes) · 44 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction Romance Magical Realism

A tale of love and loss and not letting go...

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Steven Savile

Remember Me Yesterday

Published Apr 9, 2020 · 10,527 words (39 minutes) · 40 views

Fantasy Horror Magical Realism

An old friend walks into a cafe and asks for help remembering himself...

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Megan Lee Beals

An Ongoing Denouement

Updated Apr 6, 2020 · 4,000 words (15 minutes) · 1 like · 1937 views

Magical Realism kindness spiders vignette cozy horror

In which disconnected fantasies find a place to rest.

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Matthew Castleman

Bedfellow

Published Jan 29, 2020 · 918 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 86 views

Fantasy Humor Magical Realism Monsters

A little story about new companions and old ones, and the work it takes to fit them together.

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Matthew Castleman

Summoner

Published Jan 23, 2020 · 359 words (2 minutes) · 2 likes · 98 views

Fantasy Humor Magical Realism demons sorcery

My first ever professionally published story, back in 2012. Like a few others, this one pretty much popped into my head whole.

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Matthew Hughes

What the Wind Brings

Published Dec 1, 2019 · 7,937 words (29 minutes) · 1 like · 946 views

Fantasy Historical Conquistadors Magical Realism historical novel slave revolt Zambos Castaways

This is an excerpt from a historical/magical realism novel, released in paperback and ebook editions December 17. It tells the story of African slaves, shipwrecked on the jungle coast of 16th-century Ecuador, who allied with local indigenous people. Together, they outfought and out-thought Spanish conquistadors to preserve their freedom.

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