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Apex Magazine #72

Apex Magazine #72

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. Fiction “Remembery Day” by Sarah …

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Lightspeed Magazine #60

Lightspeed Magazine #60

Lightspeed is a science fiction and fantasy magazine. In its pages, you will find science fiction: from near-future, sociological soft SF, to far-future, star-spanning hard SF—and fantasy: from epic fantasy, sword-and-sorcery, and contemporary urban tales, to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folktales. …

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Nightmare Horror & Dark Fantasy #32

Nightmare Horror & Dark Fantasy #32

Nightmare is an online horror and dark fantasy magazine.  In Nightmare’s pages, you will find all kinds of horror fiction, from zombie stories and haunted house tales, to visceral psychological horror. Edited by bestselling anthologist John Joseph Adams, every month Nightmare brings you …

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Lightspeed Magazine #59

Lightspeed Magazine #59

Lightspeed is a science fiction and fantasy magazine. In its pages, you will find science fiction: from near-future, sociological soft SF, to far-future, star-spanning hard SF—and fantasy: from epic fantasy, sword-and-sorcery, and contemporary urban tales, to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folktales. …

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Clarkesworld #103

Clarkesworld #103

Clarkesworld is a monthly science fiction and fantasy magazine first published in October 2006.  Each issue contains interviews, thought-provoking articles and at least three pieces of original fiction.  Clarkesworld has been recognized with a World Fantasy Award, three Hugo Awards, …

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Apex Magazine #71

Apex Magazine #71

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. http://www.apex-magazine.com/ Fiction “Beatification of the Second …

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Broken Worlds by Daniel Tyka

Broken Worlds by Daniel Tyka

Dogs didn’t live long in the Tangle, the Spire didn’t allow it.  They were a “burden” on the system.  But Crab had somehow defied the odds, somehow avoided the culling, and thrived in the shadows.  Ophelia looked down at her adopted, …

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Short Story: Ninfalden

The haunted eyes come in nightmares, mocking and shaming me while I sleep.  I possess no control over them, except when I choose not to succumb to slumber. Tonight is one such night.  I am sitting beside the fire in a …

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Short Story: Jump

Space Explorer

The dark catacombs of the archaeological dig were deathly silent, punctuated only by the labored breathing of the two scientists. Robert Stone held his soiled and sweaty hand out into the darkness, the flashlight in his other hand casting flickering light …

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Short Story: Progress

Planet Killer

Sixty five million years ago there lived a monstrous lizard. It was a great, lumbering beast that felt more at home in the steamy, languid swamps than having to deal with the burden of its heft on dry land. Its …

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