• Posts Tagged ‘Steampunk’

    Fiction: Claridge of the Klondike

    by  • July 29, 2019 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Illustration of a steampunk robot wearing a shirt and tie.

    An essay by Euphemia Thorniwork, as provided by Judith Field Art by Leigh Legler London, 1898 The Solicitor took Father’s will from the hand of an automaton standing next to the desk. He waved the machine away and began reading. “To Euphemia Thorniwork, my Pheemie, my only daughter, I leave whatever money is in...

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    Steam & Hot Air

    by  • August 1, 2016 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Steam & Hot Air

    An essay by Tom Hetson, as provided by Zach Bartlett Art by Errow Collins The Pneumatic Chron-Accurate Reminder Siren mounted on our front porch let out two harsh trills in rapid succession, signaling lunchtime. We wondered how it managed to keep time so regularly–most of a clock’s inner workings seemed to have been arranged...

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    The Heart’s Engine

    by  • June 13, 2016 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    The Heart's Engine

    An essay by Richard Gentry, as provided by R. Scott Shanks, Jr. Art by Leigh Legler I am not mad. Altered, certainly, as who would not be in my profession? Who would not be, having seen the things I have seen, and done what I have had to do? Far from being confused, my...

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    Harnessing Hotters

    by  • October 13, 2014 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    A speech by Professor Wilbur Wilkinson-Grauss, as provided by George Nikolopoulos Art by Leigh Legler Mr. President, ladies and gentlemen, I sincerely wish to thank you for inviting me to speak here at the Royal Geographical Society. I am going to speak to you about Hotters, the astounding minuscule creatures that provide us with...

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    A Few Simple Instructions Regarding the Proper Methods of Weather Control

    by  • September 15, 2014 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    A Public Letter by Professor Aldous Vogelsong, as provided by Antonio Urias Art by Leigh Legler Since its publication last spring, Agnes Blackmore’s A Few Simple Instructions Regarding the Proper Methods of Weather Control has caused a great deal of discussion, and no small amount of turmoil. I have been reluctant, thus far, to...

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    We Shall Make Monsters

    by  • April 21, 2014 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    An extract from the papers of Professor D. E. Balcass, as provided by Mark Patrick Lynch Art by Leigh Legler First Published in Nature Medical Experimentation, 2237, as part of the “Clones In Exploitation” season, later broadcast on the BBC Wireless Services as part of the Christmas Lectures Series in the Public Understanding of...

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