Posts Tagged "2012 story of the year"

Blood from Stone

by on Dec 4, 2012 in 2012 Story of the Year, Short Fiction | 1 comment

2012 Apex Magazine Readers Award Winner 5,000 Words He had no idea that I loved him. He barely acknowledged that I existed, a maid twice over, little more than a shadow in empty hallways. Trapped in unhappy marriage and prisoner in his own castle, he did not conceive that anyone loving...

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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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