Posts Tagged "issue 35"

Love is a Parasite Meme

by on Apr 3, 2012 in Short Fiction | 1 comment

By Lavie Tidhar “Love is a parasite meme,” she’d told him once. It would have been Amsterdam, with the poisoned canals and a gibbous moon, made green with atmospheric pollution, gloaming over Station Centraal. They did not like to use the word love, what they had was something else, a...

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The Second Card of the Major Arcana

by on Apr 3, 2012 in Short Fiction | 3 comments

He sits up against one of the altar stones. I move in the long shadows of marble columns. A dry wind from across the valley tosses the dangling ties of my veil, bringing more knowledge to me. My human face, framed by yards of black silk, smiles with a woman’s smile. “Excuse me,” I say,...

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Alternate Girl’s Expatriate Life

by on Apr 3, 2012 in Short Fiction | 2 comments

This story appears in The Apex Book of World SF 2. Order information can be found here. In Springtime, her garden yielded a hundred wisteria blossoms. White English roses climbed the pergola. Digitalis purpurea, lavender from the South of France, mint and thyme, rosemary and tarragon,...

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No Poisoned Comb

by on Apr 3, 2012 in Poetry | 0 comments

By Amal El-Mohtar                                                                                                                             Rhysling Award Nominee “Short Poem” The tale is wrong. I bear no grudge. A story in the teeth of time will shift its outlined shape,...

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Interview with Lavie Tidhar

by on Apr 3, 2012 in Interviews | 0 comments

By Stephanie Jacob Lavie Tidhar is a ubiquitous name in science fiction and fantasy circles. His short fiction has appeared dozens of times in professional publications such as Clarkesworld, Apex, and Datlow anthologies. He recently signed with Angry Robot for a trilogy of steampunk...

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