Fiction

Short stories of speculative fiction.

Infinispace – The End // Paul Chadeisson

The End // Paul Chadeisson

The dreadnaught dropped out of shelldrive after shooting the gap through the constellation of Virgo and continuing another 900 light years, give or take.  Celestially speaking the stop was in the middle of nowhere, a dead end waypoint not worth …

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2013 Locus Awards Finalists

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The Locus Science Fiction Foundation has announced their 2013 nominees in each category.  Below is a partial list of the nominees.  The winners will be announced at the end of June. As usual there are some surprises, namely another John Scalzi nomination …

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Infinispace – Messenger // Yuan Zhang

Messenger // Yuan Zhang

“Hey mister!  My balloon!” the boy cried at the speeding Necro.  “Come back!” The Necro laughed maniacally and mechanically as he swivelled his masked head back to the balcony on which sat a now despondent boy.  Serves the sniveling rat right for being …

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Apex Magazine #48 Released

Apex Magazine #48

Apex Publications has released issue 48 of its twice Hugo nominated eZine! This issue contains fiction by E. Lily Yu, Emily Jiang, Douglas F. Warrick, and Joe R. Lansdale, poetry from Shira Lipkin, nonfiction by Sigrid Ellis, an interview of …

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Infinispace – Hounds // Jiwon Pang

Hounds by Jiwon Pang

Prisoners of war can be a tricky thing.  Sometimes you’ve got your docile, broken, ready to piss their pants types…if they wear pants.  Other times you’ve got your defiant, screw you, you can’t touch me, antiquated Troxian Convention types.  Then …

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Infinispace – Journey // Dmitry Zaviyalov

Journey // Dmitry Zaviyalov

Preparations for the Progenitor’s pilgrimage were drawing to a close.  The thousand year journey would begin in a cataclysmic blaze and end with the rebirth of his people.  Indoctrination complete, his ark would propel his essence across the void and deliver him …

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Subterranean Magazine Winter 2013

Subterranean Press has released the Winter 2013 magazine issue.  The magazine is free (online) and is a great source for science fiction, fantasy and horror short fiction.  This issue contains some very lengthy tales in the form of two novelettes …

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Apex Magazine #44 Released

Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field.  New issues are released the first Tuesday of every month. Issue #44 can be found online …

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