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Marie Vibbert

Fourth Dimensional Tessellations of the American College Graduate

Published Feb 5, 2020 · 4,733 words (18 minutes) · 1 like · 233 views

Science Fiction Math Climate Fiction

Alana's ex-boyfriend has a problem with disappearing bees. The cause is more mysterious than they imagine. Reviewed by Cat Rambo: “…the ending made my heart leap and it is my favorite story of 2018 so far. I will hold onto my copy of this magazine forever because it contains it.”


nymph of a honey bee in the honeycomb
I can assure that a professional beekeeper advised me, the bees made it all safe back into the beehive.



Edmund Schluessel

Choice is an Axiom

Published Mar 28, 2019 · 3,144 words (12 minutes) · 3 likes · 1331 views

Science Fiction Axiomatic set theory Hard science fiction infinity Hard SF child loss Mathematics Math Logic Couples

An expert in gnosticism says I've retold a creation myth. The seed for this story was the idea of some things being unknowable--Gödel's incompleteness theorem. There're also references to axiomatic set theory. There's an exploration of the dialectical relationship between thought and matter. All these wondrous tools to understand the universe are really ways of understanding people. This is a story about a couple growing up together, and growing apart.