Posts Tagged "issue 49"

Interview with Cherie Priest

by on Jun 4, 2013 in Interviews, Nonfiction | 0 comments

Although many may recognize her name from the whirlwind success of her Clockwork Century novel Boneshaker, Cherie Priest is no starry–eyed newcomer to the world of publishing. A Nebula and Hugo Award nominee, as well as winner of the 2010 Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, Ms....

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A Believer in Fandom: Can Geek and Christian Mix?

by on Jun 4, 2013 in Nonfiction | 16 comments

It’s something that often comes up when I’m preparing couples for marriage. We get a lot of weddings at our church. It’s large and picturesque, with a lovely churchyard just perfect for those wedding photos. So once I’ve asked the nervous couple what they both do, inevitably the law of...

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Reluctance

by on Jun 4, 2013 in Short Fiction | 2 comments

Walter McMullin puttered through the afternoon sky east of Oneida in his tiny dirigible. According to his calculations, he was somewhere toward the north end of Texas, nearing the Mexican territory west of the Republic; and any minute now he’d be soaring over the Goodnight–Loving trail....

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Call Girl

by on Jun 4, 2013 in Short Fiction | 3 comments

The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy (Horton) selection, 2014 2,800 Words Translated by Ken Liu 1 Morning climbs in through the window as shadow recedes from Tang Xiaoyi’s body like a green tide imbued with the fragrance of trees. Where the tidewater used to be, now there...

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Titanic!

by on Jun 4, 2013 in Short Fiction | 3 comments

10 April 1912 When I come on board the ship I pay little heed to her splendour; nor to the gaily–strewn lines of coloured electric lights, nor to the polished brass of the crew’s jacket uniforms, nor to the crowds at the dock in Southampton, waving handkerchiefs and pushing and shoving...

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