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Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Memphis Minnie Sing the Stumps Down Good

by on May 31, 2019 in Short Fiction, Slider | 0 comments

Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Memphis Minnie Sing the Stumps Down Good

14,900 words Rosetta knelt to look at the stump in the corner of her client’s bedroom. It had the likeness of a ten-year-old boy, four feet tall, dressed in an oversized shirt and suspenders, and its features were flawless, from the newsboy’s cap cocked on its tight curls, to its...

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N-Coin

by on May 23, 2019 in Short Fiction, Slider | 1 comment

N-Coin

You’ve heard of Bitcoin? You know what cryptocurrency is?

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Face

by on May 21, 2019 in Short Fiction, Slider | 1 comment

Face

You have to understand, I woke up one day, and if I’d had any sort of life before that day, I didn’t remember it.

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Fugue State

by and on May 14, 2019 in Short Fiction, Slider | 0 comments

Fugue State

5,400 Words “Shit,” Charlotte Berry whispered as the fog of sleep began to clear. She heard Arthur fumbling in the bathroom cabinet and saw his reflection in the mirror, salt-and-pepper hair and a small bald spot as he hunched over, a medicine bottle close to his face. She wanted to...

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Let’s Talk About Afrofuturism

by on May 9, 2019 in Nonfiction, Slider | 1 comment

Let’s Talk About Afrofuturism

Let’s talk about Afrofuturism. It’s been the center of much debate and conversation lately due to the concept entering the mainstream public consciousness. This is even truer now that Black Panther has broken all sorts of box office records. Honestly, this an exciting time for someone...

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Dune Song

by on May 7, 2019 in Short Fiction, Slider | 0 comments

Dune Song

Do not go out to the dunes, the Chief says to Isiuwa. You’d do well not to awaken the wrath of the whistling gods.

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