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The Edge of Things

by on Dec 7, 2017 in Short Fiction | 0 comments

6,600 words The problem, of course, is that the world ended. She’s lying in her bed, staring at the sloping scribbles on the ceiling. Downstairs, the party continues as ever. Voices rise from the parlor at all hours of the night, beckoning her with wild words she can’t quite make out....

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From Short Story to Theatrical Dance Production

by on Jun 25, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Part of what I love about writing stories is the chance to inspire and collaborate with other artists, so I was thrilled when Daniel Flores, a choreographer who recently transplanted his dance company from San Diego to New York City, asked if he could adapt my short story “Sexagesimal”...

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Sexagesimal

by on Sep 4, 2012 in 2012 Story of the Year, Short Fiction | 2 comments

2012 Apex Reader’s Choice Award winner 4,300 Words 00:41 “You can see summer from here,” said Zoya. “On a clear day, anyway. And September’s a ten-minute walk.” Teskia looked toward the hills, fingers tapping the sill. “What’s your asking price?” Zoya shrugged her small shoulders....

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