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The Future of War?

My short story, “Starfire”, about Eve Arnold, a disabled but determined farmer/aerospace engineer taking on the challenges of warfare in 2030, was a finalist in the US Army’s MadScientist speculative fiction contest. It was just published here by the Modern … Continue reading

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Last Girl Standing (short story clip)

Read this story and more in the limitless Visions VII: Universe anthology: The first symptom of the virus isn’t the sore throat or the vomiting — it’s denial. Thirteen-year old Amelie was working at her mom’s video rental store in … Continue reading

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Miss Patel’s Holiday (short story clip)

[This story was inspired by a somewhat disinterested tourist I saw in Venice] Life used to be good. On a regular day, I’d get up around noon. Maggie was at work, Angie was in school, I could shower my meaty … Continue reading

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Sari Sari

You should have been here an hour ago. All of MamaSan’s friends in Pirate’s Cove were there for her funeral. We were all cleaned up, for once, in proper black. Palm trees were swaying over her freshly-dug grave. The suns … Continue reading

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