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Short Story Review: Drosophila and the Beast by Bryce Baron-Sips

Drosophila and the Beast by Bryce Baron-Sips is the macabre tale of a student who lacks the gumption to kill a cringe-worthy lab specimen so she takes it home and makes a halfhearted attempt at keeping it as a pet. Published in the June 13, 2022 issue of Strange Horizons Magazine, Drosophila and the Beast …

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Novella Review: Philia, Eros, Storge, Agápe, Pragma by R.S.A. Garcia

Published in the January 2021 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine, R.S.A. Garcia’s compelling sequel to her story, The Sun From Both Sides is set in a distant, post-transhumanist future where every human in Eva’s culture is paired with an artificial intelligence that functions as their sibling and protector, from birth. Eva lives with her husband, Dee, …

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