Vol 11

Curveball by DL Shirey

Curveball by DL Shirey Ravé Eloh was born a bit wider than the other babies. Not fatter, wider. The doctor told his mother that Ravé’s body was made up of two conjoined twins who...

Road Rage by Keith Soares

Road Rage by Keith Soares “Pretty impressive numbers, aren’t they, Babe?” Rex says, flashing a wink. He thinks he’s subtle as he scans sideways across her curvaceous frame, but she knows. “Didn’t see,” she...

Infinite Loop by James Rumpel

Infinite Loop by James Rumpel 4:43. Allan didn’t want to look at the oversized digital numbers on the desk clock. He didn’t have to. It always started at 4:43. He had lost track of...

Do Us Part by A. Elizabeth Herting

Do Us Part by A. Elizabeth Herting The body floated like a cork on top of the lake, bobbing and dipping along with the current. It was impossible to say how long it’d been...

Your Child by Tim Frank

Your Child by Tim Frank As Rostov’s eyelids inched open, caked with the gunk of dried tears, a shooting pain angled down from his wrist and along his arm. He was chained to the...

Kung by Connor Lee Winters

Kung by Connor Lee Winters Chapter 1 I took the Rainmaker by the throat and raised a fist. “Tell me what I need to know, old man.”  Steel spikes slid from my knuckles. He...

Transferred by Anoop Anthony

Transferred by Anoop Anthony Dr. Sanil Cherian sat slumped at his desk and thought longingly about going home and getting drunk out of his mind. For this was his daily routine — he left the...

The PFL by James Rumpel

The PFL by James Rumpel Despite the simplicity of its name, Alvera Space Port Lounge was the preferred gathering place of the most powerful beings in the galaxy. Devoid of the limits of time...

Licorice by Doug Hawley

Licorice by Doug Hawley I had been working in the University of the Filipinas anthropology department for several years, when I got the break of my career.  I was awarded a decent sized grant...