• Fiction

    Safety in Quiet

    by  • May 27, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An essay by Troy Martin, as provided by Jason Lairamore Photograph by Eleanor Leonne Bennett My name is Troy Martin. I’m locked in a sound proof room deep underground in a government building you’ve never heard of but probably have driven by a thousand times. Yes, there is a particular reason why I picked...

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    The Monster Is the Father to the Child

    by  • May 13, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An essay by Frankenstein, as provided by Richard Zwicker Art by Katie Nyborg “Are you Frankenstein?” The question was laughable. I was seven feet tall, with a head flatter than the Netherlands, and twin electrodes sticking out the sides of my neck. I was either Frankenstein or the latest in Halloween shoe trees. After...

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    Oenophilia

    by  • May 6, 2013 • Fiction • 2 Comments

    An essay by Dr. W, as provided by Megan Vogel. Photograph by Megan Vogel. I gazed thoughtfully at the dark emerald beaker, turning its smooth surface in my gloved hands. The dim light in my laboratory gave it an eerie, dull glow. How important this simple tool would be in my plan–the results of...

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    Protocol 3.1

    by  • April 22, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An essay by K. S. O’Neill Art by Luke Spooner/Carrion House Web Alpha: Access not granted. Protocol 2 not available. Protocol 3.0 not available. Protocol 3.1 engaged. Contact with web Alpha via temporal sheer bounce attempted via local web access. Access code: 6584641519687864163160684 # You will all have noticed that I did not attend...

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    The Black Spot

    by  • April 8, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An essay by Michael R. Burnes and Martin Hobbs, as provided by Mathew Allan Garcia Illustration by Luke Spooner/Carrion House They calmed the blaze that had consumed four lives at 4:03 a.m. on December 22nd, 2005. When they found him, he was hanging from a beam in his study, an extension cord tied around his...

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    Mabel’s Mission

    by  • April 1, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An essay by Mabel Foster, as provided by K. Esta Art by Leigh Legler Unfortunately for most mad scientists in this world–sorry I shouldn’t say “mad.” That’s what I keep hearing everyone else around here call you. I know some of you don’t like it, and rightfully so, it isn’t very nice. How about...

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    Artist Killed in Mysterious Affray

    by  • March 25, 2013 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    From page six of the Austrian newspaper Deutsches Volksblatt, 21st April, 1910 By Wolfgang Teller, special correspondent, as provided by Conor Powers-Smith Art by Katie Nyborg Brigittenau, Vienna – Residents of the Meldemannstrasse were shaken by a bizarre and unexplained crime which occurred here last evening. According to witnesses, the...

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