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Stormeye Wormhole by Adam Lee Weatherford

Stormeye Wormhole by Adam Lee Weatherford

In two and half minutes, I’d either become the twelfth certified wormhole pilot or the seventieth-odd loser ripped apart by Jupiter’s storm shear. The decisive moment was speeding up to me. I’d ghost my electricals, coast through the eye of the storm, and slide through the tiny aperture halfway to another world. Even after allRead more about Stormeye Wormhole by Adam Lee Weatherford[…]

Here Come the Demons by RJ Taylor

Here Come the Demons by RJ Taylor

Down in the valley, beneath trees whose trunks rise evenly spaced and straight but whose gnarled arms twine high above, a woman kneels digging.          She digs with her hands, nails tearing. Bright-beaked birds watch, hopping among the risen roots. One chirps a sad melody, but the song is lost beneath the waterfall’s thundering: aRead more about Here Come the Demons by RJ Taylor[…]

to come when called, to cry when required by Cara Mast

to come when called, to cry when required by Cara Mast

The staircase is weeping again. Not tiny flecks of moisture that could be mistaken for a fresh cleaning, but big shining beads swelling, straining, breaking. Damn. I usually notice before I’ve got pools on the hardwood floor, but I’d been sitting in the dark, watching the fog creep up the yard outside, waiting for theRead more about to come when called, to cry when required by Cara Mast[…]