• The Assessment

    by  • January 18, 2016 • 0 Comments

    The Assessment

    An essay by Doctor Riya Khan, as provided by Farah Ghuznavi Art by Justine McGreevy I’m not crazy, you know, even if they’ve sent me to you for an assessment! That’s the first step they take with any behavior considered deviant. But the real reason is that my husband wants me committed to a Rest-and-Reprogramming facility....

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    The End of the Beginning

    by  • January 4, 2016 • 4 Comments

    The End of the Beginning

    An essay by Professor D’arby Swanson, as provided by Sean Kavanagh Art by America Jones I stood in line at the patent office, my device, my little miracle, bundled up in its box in front of me. It didn’t look like much, but I had burned my way through three grants, a marriage, and several friendships...

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    Now Available: Winter 2016

    by  • December 31, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2016

    If you’d like to read our stories before they appear on the site, plus get exclusive content that doesn’t appear on the site, perhaps you’d like to check out Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2016! It’s available most places ebooks can be found, plus a few print book vendors. Here are some links: Print:: Amazon, Barnes...

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    Jack the Giant-Killer: A Species Traitor?

    by  • December 28, 2015 • 4 Comments

    Jack the Giant-Killer: A Species Traitor?

    Presented to the Journal of Ahistorical Archeology by Professor T. Phineas Munbar, Ph. D., Fellow, A. A. A., as provided by Dave D’Alessio Art by Errow Collins Giants were apparently more common in the past then they are today. The Bible refers to giants, as do Greek mythology, the Torah, and Dante’s Inferno. However, the...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: November 2015

    by  • December 23, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Welcome to our latest installment of behind the scenes! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($135.00) Art: ($245.51) Advertising: ($20.00) Processing Fees: ($16.61) Printing: ($1o.99) Donations: $49.00 Ad Revenue: $1.01 Book Sales: $24.82 Total: ($813.54) QTD: ($1,360.68) YTD: ($11,503.31) All Time: ($38,372.45) As per usual, I try to list...

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    The Letters of Dr. Walter Matheson

    by  • December 21, 2015 • 0 Comments

    The Letters of Dr Walter Matheson

    Letters by Dr. Walter Matheson, Ph.D., as provided by Jennifer Mitchell Art by Luke Spooner Dated 12 June 2015 Dr. Walsh, I have made a discovery that I think you will find of interest. While collecting water samples with my research assistant, I came across a small species of jellyfish. To me they seemed unremarkable,...

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    S. D. Evo.

    by  • December 14, 2015 • 0 Comments

    S D Evo

    An essay by Harry Campbell, as provided by Domenic diCiacca Art by Ariel Alian Wilson I knocked and walked in. “Jamie!?” “That you, Harry?” she called from the front room. “In here! Grab a beer, bring me one.” She was drying her hands when I joined her. She’d been fussing with her aquarium, the big one,...

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    Containment of the Last Queen

    by  • December 7, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Containment of the Last Queen

    Selective Notes of Hooper Jon’th’n Lee, Ph.D., as collected and retold by Alby Darling Art by Leigh Legler I remember the first night like it was my last, the rain drenching us so thoroughly as you’d think you were made of the water. The moon was full and it was doomed to be the...

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