Posts Tagged "issue 98"

Entities of Modern Evil

by on Jul 26, 2017 in Nonfiction | 0 comments

‘Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.’ —Marcus Aurelius   Writers like to play around with the concept of evil, don’t we? Think of some of the great antagonists: Sauron and Voldermort in their quests for total power and dominance; the criminal mastermind...

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Interview with Cover Artist Quentin Castel

by on Jul 20, 2017 in Interviews, Nonfiction | 0 comments

This month we welcome cover artist Quentin Castel to the fold. Castel’s imaginative talents range from mystical landscapes to fascinating characters and creatures within horror and dark fantasy settings. With interests in working for video game companies and creating original sci-fi...

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Mothers Who Consume

by on Jul 13, 2017 in Nonfiction | 1 comment

I don’t remember the first time I caught my mother in a lie. There are years and enough broken truth to construct something that used to look like my life in between then and now. I think about the girl child I was often. I think how I would like to steal into her room in the middle of...

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THE TURING MACHINES OF BABEL

by on Jul 11, 2017 in Short Fiction | 0 comments

7,200 Words In most respects, the universe (which some call the Library) is everywhere the same, and we at the summit are like the rest of you below. Like you, we dwell in a string of hexagonal library chambers connected by hallways that run infinitely east and west. Like you, we revere...

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«Légendaire.»

by on Jul 6, 2017 in Short Fiction | 0 comments

9,400 Words Having seen the reggaezzi perform, the righteous of Sea-john shake their heads in wonder. They will then murmur severally or as one, «Légendaire.»   [Tonight] The cavalcade forms up. In beats, without words, the drummers argue a bass line. While higher registers wait in...

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