Posts Tagged "lisa l. hannett"

Clavis Aurea #29 (Lisa L. Hannett, Zen Cho, Catherynne M. Valente)

by on Jun 4, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

In a lot of more literary speculative fiction, the monsters are allegorical. Familiar creatures can be taken as shorthand for particular themes – unicorns for innocence, dragons for power and so on – in order to invoke a complex cultural history with the clever insertion of a symbol....

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Heirloom Pieces

by on Feb 3, 2015 in Short Fiction | 2 comments

Aurealis Award Nominee, Best Horror Short Story 4,600 Words Catering was potluck. Potluck, for God’s sake. Catriona forced a smile as the neighbours streamed into her living room, all plump and tanned and healthy, not a scar among them. They carried platters and casseroles and cheap...

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